Author: Contemporary Performance Network

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Episode 02.04 SLC Performance Lab With Alice Yuan Zhang

The SLC Performance Lab is produced by ContemporaryPerformance.com and the Sarah Lawrence College MFA Theatre Program. Each month a visiting artist to the MFA Theatre Program’s Grad Lab is interviewed. Grad Lab is one of the core components of the program where graduate students work with guest artists and develop group generated performance pieces monthly. Alice Yuan Zhang is interviewed by...

Opportunities: Call For Singers/Performers (tour) Deadline – 01-May-2021Opportunities: Call For Singers/Performers (tour) Deadline – 01-May-2021

Opportunities: Call For Singers/Performers (tour) Deadline – 01-May-2021

Lithuanian artists Rugilė Barzdžiukaitė, Vaiva Grainytė, Lina Lapelytė, the authors of the Venice Biennale 2019 Golden Lion winning opera-performance “Sun and Sea (Marina)” (www.sunandsea.lt) are looking for singers/performers to cover two roles in the upcoming world tour

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Open Call -LIVE WORKS – Free School of Performance (Italy) Deadline 30th March 2021

LIVE WORKS – Free School of Performance OPEN CALL - 6 artists will be selected and each artist will have:an annual fellowship of € 3,000.00, kick Off Seminar in the dates 10-13 June 2021, during Live Works Summit 2021*, a 15 day individual residency at Centrale Fies, a residency (optional) in an international partner structure, and a collective residency together with all the selected artists, at...

PACT Zollverein Residencies (Germany) Deadline 25 Feb 2021PACT Zollverein Residencies (Germany) Deadline 25 Feb 2021

PACT Zollverein Residencies (Germany) Deadline 25 Feb 2021

PACT Zollverein Residencies 08-12 2021Open Call Online applicationClosing date for applications: 25 Feb 2021 Running all year round since 2002, the residency programme is at the heart of PACT Zollverein’s day to day work. Open to professional artists from home and abroad who work in the areas of dance, performance, media arts or music and closely linked to PACT’s two other core strands of activit...

Opportunities: EXPERIMENTICA Presents: Call Out for Artists (Cardiff) Deadline – 15.02.21Opportunities: EXPERIMENTICA Presents: Call Out for Artists (Cardiff) Deadline – 15.02.21

Opportunities: EXPERIMENTICA Presents: Call Out for Artists (Cardiff) Deadline – 15.02.21

EXPERIMENTICA is a live art festival in Cardiff that encourages risk, collaboration, and exchange between artists and audiences. The festival commissions and hosts a dynamic programme of live art, performance and interdisciplinary projects.

Opportunities: Online Course – Performance Art: From Idea to Execution (online) Deadline – February 28, 2021Opportunities: Online Course – Performance Art: From Idea to Execution (online) Deadline – February 28, 2021

Opportunities: Online Course – Performance Art: From Idea to Execution (online) Deadline – February 28, 2021

The main objective of this course is to prepare the participants to develop an idea into a live performance art piece. In the process, participants will practice how to think critically about performance art and find their unique way of expression. In order to gain historical and disciplinary perspective, participants will learn about precedents such as Futurism and DADA, the development of the sc...

Opportunities: Online course – Performance Art Archives and Documentation (online) Deadline – February 28, 2021Opportunities: Online course – Performance Art Archives and Documentation (online) Deadline – February 28, 2021

Opportunities: Online course – Performance Art Archives and Documentation (online) Deadline – February 28, 2021

This online course examines how the time-and site-specific experience of performance art is translated into physical material with sustainability. It investigates into the relation of physical remains to ephemeral artistic practice, their meaning for the inscription into history, and ways of use for artists, scholars, and curators.

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Emily Johnson – Episode 02.03 SLC Performance Lab

Originally from Alaska, Emily is of the Yup’ik Nation, and since 1998 has created work that considers the experience of sensing and seeing performance. Her dances function as portals and installations, engaging audiences within and through space, time, and environment—interacting with a place's architecture, peoples, history and role in community.

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Open Call: Onassis AiR 2021/22 The School Of Infinite Rehearsals: Movement V – VIII Deadline February 26, 2021 (Greece)

Onassis AiR, the (inter)national artistic research residency program in Athens (Greece), invites artists, curators, designers, activists, collectives, educators, legal advocates, performance makers, economists, architects, filmmakers and other practitioners from any medium of expression or discipline to apply for the second iteration of The School of Infinite Rehearsals: Movements V–VIII, running ...

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Join the School of Disobedience Classes and Fight Club (Online and Budapest, Hungary)

"School of Disobedience" is a nomadic, experimental and non-formal performance art school and fight club at the same time, based on questioning, criticizing, protesting, resisting and defying. Composed of thematic classes, the program introduces the concepts of oppression, domination, exploitation, marginalization, powerlessness and violence from a critical feminist perspective.

Audition for a High Performance Dance Programme (Terrassa (Barcelona) Deadline – February the 14thAudition for a High Performance Dance Programme (Terrassa (Barcelona) Deadline – February the 14th

Audition for a High Performance Dance Programme (Terrassa (Barcelona) Deadline – February the 14th

Opportunity: Audition for a High Performance Dance Programme Where: Terrassa (Barcelona) When: March the 6th Deadline: February the 14th Online Application: https://www.pardansa.com/en/auditions/ Fee to Participate or Apply: Free Description Of Opportunity: The PAR en Dansa is a 40 hours per week High Performance Programme, directed by Rodolfo Castellanos. It offers technical development and indiv...

4 Steps to Writing a Successful Artist Statement4 Steps to Writing a Successful Artist Statement

4 Steps to Writing a Successful Artist Statement

Artist Statements are one of the most important and frustrating documents for an artist or company to create. One way of relieving the anxiety around writing one is to come to terms with the fact that it is not a final document and will never be complete. It is alive and changing for as long as the artist is making work. Still, it is an intense document to start as it is both succinct, needing to ...