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Apply Today: LuckyTrimmer – CHANGEMAKER 500 € Grant

Deadline: 23.06.2017 Artists notification: 23.07. 2017 Apply Online:  www.goo.gl/forms/FvoBe1ucRx8TshDD3 Are you an independent artist or a collective who demonstrates artistic excellence and uses their practice as an innovative conduit for a social cause? If your project incorporates physicality, movement or performance and showcases how art’s social dimension can address cultural responsiveness ...

Apply Today: Open Call – International Contemporary Art Festival, STARTAS (Lithuania)

International Contemporary Art Festival, STARTAS JULY 3rd – 9th, 2017 Deadline to apply – JUNE 1 ST 2017 Artist Paid 150 Euro Online Application From The Culture Center of Rokiškis for the first time organizing international contemporary art festival STARTAS and currently looking for artists to present their works. International contemporary art festival STARTAS aims to develop new internati...

DEADLINE APRIL 1, 2017: 2018 Watermill Center Artist Residency Program

2018 Watermill Center Artist Residency Program Deadline: April 1, 2017. CLICK HERE TO APPLY Please see below for Application Guidelines and a video explaining the application process. Click HERE to read about the artists accepted into the 2017 Residency Program. Program Dates Residencies are scheduled by mutual agreement between the accepted Resident Artist and Watermill during the following month...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover – 2. Third Rail (NYC)

2. Third Rail (NYC) thirdrailprojects.com “Hailed as one of the foremost companies creating site-specific, immersive and experiential dance and theater, Third Rail Projects, led by Artistic Directors Zach Morris, Tom Pearson, and Jennine Willett, is dedicated to re-envisioning ways in which audiences engage with contemporary performance. They have made work in New York, nationally, and abroa...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover

Immersive theater has been proliferating throughout the contemporary performance and theater fields in the last 10 years. Discover 10 immersive theater companies working today. 1. PunchDrunk (London/NYC) www.punchdrunk.com “Since 2000, Punchdrunk has pioneered a game changing form of theatre in which roaming audiences experience epic storytelling inside sensory theatrical worlds. Blending cl...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover – 3. dreamthinkspeak (London)

3. dreamthinkspeak (London) www.dreamthinkspeak.com “dreamthinkspeak creates and produces the work of Tristan Sharps and is internationally recognised as a pioneering creator of site-responsive performance. Its work interweaves live performance with film and installations to create extraordinary journeys that are ambitious in scale, visually layered and popular with audiences wherever they a...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover – 4. Fruit for the Apocalypse (London)

4. Fruit for the Apocalypse (London) www.fruit-for-the-apocalypse.eu “Fruit for the Apocalypse create and present new audio-kinetic adventures in Opera, Ballet and Composition working with emerging artists and forging new collaborations in a site-responsive context. We are a diverse collective of artists and producers who make experimental work. Our name comes from a tin of peaches – o...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover – 5. Wilderness (Los Angeles)

5. Wilderness (Los Angeles) thisisthewilderness.com “Wilderness works internationally to push the envelope of the traditional theatre-going experience. Inspired by disused, unexplored and uninhabited spaces, we create immersive, experiential and interdisciplinary theatrical events that disrupt the boundaries between observer and observed. We offer intimate live experiences in a variety of tr...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover – 6. Speakeasy Dollhouse (NYC)

6. Speakeasy Dollhouse (NYC) speakeasydollhouse.com “Speakeasy Dollhouse is a time capsule transporting audiences to the scene of a riveting crime and then inviting them to live fully in that world, erasing the boundary between themselves and the performers. The plays are interactive, non-fictional investigative stories inside sensory theatrical worlds. The Speakeasy Dollhouse experience beg...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover – 7. We Players (San Francisco)

7. We Players (San Francisco) www.weplayers.org “We Players presents site-integrated performance events that transform public spaces into realms of participatory theater. We bring communities together, reclaiming local spaces for public discourse and civic celebration through art. Extending the transformative powers of performance beyond the stage, we invite our collaborators and audience to...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover – 8. Coney (London)

8. Coney (London) http://coneyhq.org/ “Coney are interactive theatre-makers. We create games, adventures and play where people can choose to take a meaningful part. Our work takes place anywhere that people gather: in theatres, schools, museums, on the streets and online and always follows the principles of adventure, curiosity and loveliness. The experience starts when you first hear about ...

10 Immersive Theater Companies To Discover – 9. Pearl Damour (NYC/New Orleans)

9. Pearl Damour (NYC/New Orleans) pearldamour.com “We are an Obie-Award winning collaborative team who create performance both inside and outside traditional theater spaces.   We are known for large-scale performances that mix theater and installation — such as How to Build a Forest, an 8-hour performance in which we assemble and disassemble a simulated forest on an empty stage over 8 hours ...