Festival Calls

Opportunities: Open Call – Tanztage Festival Berlin Deadline Aug 2, 2020

Every year the Tanztage Berlin is the very first festival to kick off the new year in the city. Since it was founded in 1996, the festival has evolved into an important platform both nationally and internationally for upcoming choreographers in Berlin.

Opportunities: Open Call – Dystopia Festival – Sound Art (Berlin, Germany) Deadline July 1, 2020

Open Call – Dystopia Festival – Sound Art (Berlin, Germany)Deadline July 1, 2020Apply: Online The Dystopia Festival brings diverse sound art viewpoints together in an exhibition that deals with current dystopian moments, as well as those of an imagined future. Dystopias have gained immense importance in recent years. Not only in fiction, but also in reality, the dystopian signals have been increasing, whether by authoritarian-led states, in threats posed by global Internet corporations, by drastic climate developments – or, most recently, by the corona pandemic. The dystopian always carries the germ of the utopian within it however, even if only as a warning to us not to let things go so far- as we have witnessed during the Corona period, when, for example, Venice’s canals beca...

Opportunities: Be A Part Of The 2020 Spider Festival (Ljubljana, Slovenia) Deadline – 27. May 2020

Opportunity: BE A PART OF THE 2020 SPIDER FESTIVAL Where: Ljubljana, Slovenia When: Between 17 and 20 June 2020 Deadline: 27. May 2020 Description Of Opportunity: Spider Festival, a festival of radical bodies, began to knit its web back in 2010 in Ljubljana under the umbrella of Pekinpah, while the artistic guidance is always in the hands of local artists. It brings together and interlaces bodies, thus opening a possibility for intense critical thematizations of a complex cultural-political atmosphere, social frictions and paradoxes, contemporary taboos and most urgent topics – through an artistic expression, of course. Unconventional approaches and discourses, anti-hegemonic objections and proposals of something better, new, hybrid genres, dance art which is ...

Opportunities: Buffer Fringe Performing Arts Festival 2020 Open Call (Nicosia, Famagusta, Limassol – Cyprus) Deadline – 31 May 2020

Buffer Fringe Performing Arts Festival (BFPAF) showcases new and experimental work by local and international artists, challenges physical and artistic barriers, and creates opportunities for artists to meet and exchange ideas.

Opportunities: Call for Applications – SOLOCOREOGRAFICO Solo Dance Festival USA edition 2020 (Quartz Mountain, OK) Deadline – 26th of April 2020

The first U.S. edition of “SOLOCOREOGRAFICO Solo Dance Festival” will take place this Summer 2020, between the 30th of July and the 1st of August, in collaboration with Oklahoma International Dance Festival, at Quartz Mountain Resort Arts and Conference Center, Lone Wolf, Oklahoma.

Opportunities: Open Call – International Theatre, Art and New Technologies Festival, The Wonders of Possible, Kyber Theatre (Cagliari, Italy)

In November 2020, Kyber Theatre organizes in Cagliari (Italy) the 7th Edition of the International Theatre, Art and New Technologies Festival called “The Wonders of Possible”.

Opportunities: Festival (Rematia Theatre, Athens, Greece) Deadline – 03.04.2020

Our Festival’s coordinating team invites all artists from all different art spectrums to submit proposals regarding their participation to Our Festival 6, which will take place in September 2020 in Chalandri Athens at Rematia Theater.

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...