Festival Calls

Opportunities: Love Sharing International Theatre and Nonviolence Festival – 6th Edition – Madness and Revolution (Cagliari) Deadline – 30/04/2020

Organized by Theandric, a drama company taking an innovative and experimental approach to political theatre, “Love Sharing” is the first International Festival dedicated to the culture of peace and non- violence.  Love Sharing Festival will be held in Cagliari (Sardinia, Italy) in October 2020.

Opportunities: Open Call For STARTAS2020_RESIDENCY (Rokiskis, Lituania) Deadline – February 22, 2020, 23:59 EEST

OPEN CALL FOR STARTAS2020_RESIDENCY (Rokiskis, Lituania) May 18-24, 2020 Deadline: February 22, 2020, 23:59 EEST Online Application: https://forms.gle/2Ed4e4fA6s3ygtLPA Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: About the festival: For the fourth time, the International Contemporary Art Festival STARTAS takes part in Rokiškis, Lithuania, organized by the Culture Center of Rokiškis, which is responsible for cultural activities in Rokiškis town and its region. Partly funded by Lithuanian Council for Culture and Rokiskis region municipality. Festival aims to present various contemporary art forms to Rokiškis community, to begin new collaboration among Lithuanian and foreign visual and performing arts performers. The event will focus on public attention to small towns in Lithua...

Opportunities: Open Call – LIVE WORKS Vol.8 (Dro, Italy)) Deadline – 27th March 2020 

Open Call – LIVE WORKS Vol.8 (Dro, Italy)) 6th – 27th July 2020 Deadline: 27th March 2020  Online Application: http://www.liveworksaward.com/call2020 Fee to Participate or Apply: 24 Euros Description Of Opportunity: LIVE WORKS Vol.8 6th – 27th July 2020 OPEN CALL a project by Centrale Fies  Open call deadline 27th March 2020  curated by Barbara Boninsegna (artistic director and founder of Centrale Fies) Simone Frangi (researcher, writer and curator)  Mentoring 2020 Krystel Khoury (researcher, anthropologist and cultural manager)  Staff  Production management Maria Chemello Production Stefania Santoni Comunication Virginia Sommadossi with Chiara Ciucci Giuliani Technical direction of Centrale Fies  info & contacts liveworks@centralefies.it  www.centralefies.it www.liveworksaward.c...

Opportunities: Open Call for M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2021: Quiet Riot (Singapore) Deadline – 6 March 2020

Open Call for M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2021: Quiet Riot (Singapore) 20 – 31 January 2021 Deadline: 6 March 2020 Online Application: http://www.singaporefringe.com/fringe2020/Fringe2021 Fee to Participate or Apply: No fee required Description Of Opportunity: The call for applications for Fringe 2021 is now open! The next edition’s theme of ‘Quiet Riot’ invites us to consider what resistance means today. Do protests necessarily have to be associated with destruction, or is there a place for quiet riots? We are looking for performance and live art works that will fall within that theme. Specifically, we are interested in original, process-driven, well researched works that prioritise social engagement and critical inquiry in the creation process. How To Apply: http://www.singaporefr...

Opportunities: OPEN CALL: Re-Fest 2020 (New York + Los Angeles) Deadline – February 1, 2020

OPEN CALL: Re-Fest 2020 (New York + Los Angeles) March 12-14, 2020 Extended Deadline: February 1, 2020 Online Application: refest@culturehub.org Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: CultureHub is seeking proposals for performances, exhibition works, and conversations to present in New York City and Los Angeles for Re-Fest 2020 that engage the theme Re-Generation. The word “generation” is often used to refer to people in groups, divided by time, social trends, and political events. In biology, re-generation is the process of renewal, restoration, and growth.  This year’s exhibition will include artworks and perspectives from artists, activists, and technologists of all ages who are using a wide range of approaches and tools to engage this theme. Curatorial interests in...

Opportunities: Istanbul Fringe Festival Open Call (Istanbul) Deadline – 29 March 2020

Istanbul Fringe Festival Open Call (Istanbul) 21 – 27 September 2020 Deadline: 29 March 2020 Online Application: https://www.fringeistanbul.com/ Fee to Participate or Apply: 25€ Description Of Opportunity: Istanbul Fringe Festival had a remarkable 1st edition in September 2019. We are now very excited to launch our artist open call for the 2nd edition: Istanbul Fringe Festival is looking for contemporary and experimental works including dance, performance, theater as well as site-specific works and workshops. Artists from all over the world are welcome to apply! Where: Istanbul, Turkey When: 21-27 September 2020 Deadline for applications: 29 March 2020 Istanbul, a fascinating and historical city built on two continents, is hosting the 2nd fringe festival!​ The fes...

Opportunities: Performance Crossings 2020 / Call for Artists (Prague) Deadline – 26th January

Performance Crossings 2020 / Call for Artists (Prague) 05-09 May 2020 Deadline: 26th January Online Application: https://bit.ly/36IcIL5 Fee to Participate or Apply: Description Of Opportunity: Cross Attic invites you to present your artwork at performance art festival Performance Crossings, which will take place on 5th – 9th May 2020 in Prague, CZ. ▎Performance Crossings 2020 is the fourth edition of an international festival focusing on performance art and related art forms which presents artists from all around the world and opens the dialogue between artists and audiences, between thoughts and their articulation. ▎The curatorial approach of this year is to present a diversity of topics deeply rooted in particular artistic practice. We do not wish to limit artists by a predefined t...

Opportunities: Small Season 2020 (Sfumato Theatre Laboratory, Sofia, Bulgaria) Deadline – 15/03/2020

Small Season 2020 (Sfumato Theatre Laboratory, Sofia, Bulgaria) 26/06/2020 – 05/07/2020 Deadline: 15/03/2020 Online Application: https://www.facebook.com/events/1197190293819903/ Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: THE FESTIVAL Small Season festival will have its 20-year anniversary in 2020. It has been functioning as a non-profit 10-day summer observatory of the local scene where Bulgarian artists present their ideas and works in any stage of progress. To celebrate the anniversary, for the first time Theatre Laboratory Sfumato is announcing an international open call for performances to program in the festival. We are looking for artists from any discipline who work within thetheatrical tradition and are interested to share their work in Sofia. Previous intern...

Opportunities: Vanishing Performance Festival (New Orleans, LA) Deadline – October 1, 2019

Vanishing Performance Festival (The Mudlark Public Theatre, New Orleans, LA) November 22-24 2019 Deadline: October 1 Online Application: https://vanishingfestival.home.blog/2019/08/15/open-call-vanishing-performance-festival-2019-transformations/ Fee to Participate or Apply: Free Description Of Opportunity: The 2019 Vanishing Performance Festival is seeking submissions for participation in the festival’s second year. It will take place in New Orleans, LA November 22-24 2019. The festival seeks to highlight experimental and boundary-pushing work across a multi-dsciplinary definition of performance including, but not limited to: performance art, dance, theatre, sound art, and video. This year’s festival is themed ‘(trans)formations.’ Artists are asked to submit work a...

Opportunities: PAB OPEN 2019 (BERGEN)

PAB OPEN 2019 (BERGEN) 5th and 6th of October Online Application: https://www.performanceartbergen.no/nb/pab-open-2019-registration/ Fee to Participate or Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: PAB is seeking performances from local, national and international artists for PAB OPEN 2019. The event will take place at Grand Hotel Terminus Bergen, Norway. PAB offers 39 single / double rooms on the top floor, where the artists will both live and perform in the room they are allocated. This is the 4th time PAB will organize PAB OPEN. The festival holds a low-threshold offer that allows the artists to explore and test new performative expressions. We want to provide a broad approach, where artists with different backgrounds and expressions can evolve and create work. Seeking performances with a dur...

Opportunities: Seoul Street Arts Festival 2019 Open Call for International Program (South Korea) Deadline – 10052019

Seoul Street Arts Festival 2019 Open Call for International Program (South Korea) October 2019 Deadline: 10.05.2019 Online Application: http://www.ssaf.or.kr/html_eng/ Fee to Participate or Apply: Description Of Opportunity: Seoul Street Arts Festival 2019 Open Call for International Program Seoul Street Arts Festival is seeking international programs to enrich the festival in 2019 ‘Seoul Street Arts Festival’ was formerly ‘Hi Seoul Festival’. Since 2003, the Festival, a representative street arts festival in Seoul, Korea, has implied the characters of the history, spaces and diversity of Seoul Metropolitan City. It is held in the first week of October every year during 4 days in the outdoor spaces such as squares and streets in downtown of Seoul. The festival is focusing on the street art...

Opportunities: Open Call For LMDP -International Festival Of Art, Theatre And New Technologies (Cagliari, Italy) Deadline – 30/06/2019

Open Call For LMDP -International Festival Of Art, Theatre And New Technologie (Cagliari, Italy) NOVEMBER 2019 Deadline: 30/06/2019 Online Application: info@kyberteatro.it Fee to Participate or Apply:FREE Description Of Opportunity: In November 2019, Kyber Teatro organizes in Cagliari (Italy) the 6° Edition of the International Theatre, Art and New Technologies Festival called “Le meraviglie del Possibile”. LMDP Festival is the first of this kind in the whole of Italy. Its aim is to promote the interrelation between artistic and technological languages. Kyber Teatro – a spin-off of L’Aquilone di Viviana (theatre and new technologies company, creator and manager of LMDP Festival), addresses to Italian and International artists an Open Call to submit their projects about “Interaction between...