Opportunities

Opportunities: Springback Academy 2018: Dance Writers Wanted! (Sofia, Bulgaria) Deadline – 02/02/2018

Springback Academy 2018: Dance Writers Wanted! (Sofia, Bulgaria) Friday 23 to Sunday 25 March Deadline: 02/02/2018 Online Application: http://aerowaves.org/springback/features/article/springback-academy-2018-dance-writers-wanted Fee to Apply: If selected for the project, Aerowaves will provide mentorship, accommodation, hospitality and a pass to the festival. Participants will be required to organize and fund their own return travel to Sofia. Description Of Opportunity: We are looking for fresh dance writers to recruit for Springback Academy 2018! Now in its fifth year, the Academy will bring a group of aspiring writer/critics to Sofia in Bulgaria for Spring Forward Festival (23-25 March), where they will watch and review selected performances, participate in lively dance debates and recei...

Opportunities: Dance Italia 2018 (Lucca, Italy) Deadline – 05/30/2018

Dance Italia 2018 (Lucca, Italy) July 16- August 4 Deadline: 05/30/2018 Online Application: http://www.danceitalia.com/register Fee to Apply: $25 Description Of Opportunity: International Contemporary Dance Workshop Founded in 2011, Dance Italia has developed into a vibrant community of international students, performers, educators, and choreographers. The Workshop offers a rigorous dance experience in a supportive atmosphere, fostering a creative exchange of ideas, encouraging exploration, and providing the opportunity to experience a diverse spectrum of dance/movement disciplines. Dancers expand their skills through daily classes, workshops, discussions, informal showings and performances. Four, week long Master Class workshops accompany a core technique schedule, each taught by a promin...

Opportunities: Open Call for Ant Fest at Ars Nova (Ars Nova, NYC) Deadline – 01/21/2018

Open Call for Ant Fest at Ars Nova (Ars Nova, NYC) June 4 – 28, 2018 Deadline: 01/21/2018 Online Application: https://arsnovanyc.wufoo.com/forms/q1g5e2640kmtwuz/ Fee to Apply: 0 Description Of Opportunity: ANT Fest is now accepting submissions for their eleventh annual ANT Fest, a month-long festival of All New Talent showcasing new work from New York’s most adventurous emerging artists. ANT Fest 2018 runs from June 4 – 28. To check out last year’s lineup, click here. Every June, Ars Nova throws open their doors to the next wave of pioneering, hybrid theater-makers and fills their stage with their most dynamic ideas. We’re on the prowl for artists with diverse viewpoints and impressive skills, who see the future of live entertainment and want the chance to try out their ideas on stage. As ...

Opportunities: Auditions Robert Wilson’s Jungle Book (Paris, France)

Auditions Robert Wilson’s Jungle Book (Paris, France) Deadline: February 10, 2018 For a new PRODUCTION of the Jungle Book based on Rudyard Kipling, directed by Robert Wilson, music by Cocorosie, the Théâtre de la Ville-Paris is seeking: • young actors and actresses (up to 35 years old), • able to sing, move and act, • in French and English (other languages a +). 1. FIRST SELECTION ON APPLICATIONS WHICH MUST INCLUDE: • application letter • resume • photo • and if available, short video to be sent ONLY by email no later than February 10, 2018, to :auditionsjb@theatredelaville.com 2. CASTING IN PARIS BETWEEN APRIL 16 AND 30, 2018 • first round between April 16 & 26, 2018 • second round between April 27 & 29, 2018 3. REQUIRED AVAILABILITY A. REHEARSALS • first rehearsal period in...

Opportunities: WomenCinemakers 2018 – Biennale for women filmmakers and artists (Berlin, Germany and New York City, USA) Deadline – 02/28/2018

WomenCinemakers 2018 – Biennale for women filmmakers and artists (Berlin, Germany and New York City, USA) From February 2018 to December 2018 Deadline: 02/28/2018 Online Application: http://womencinemakers.com/ Fee to Apply: No costs for submission Description Of Opportunity: WomenCinemakers is now accepting submissions from female filmmakers, directors and producers for its biennial edition. MISSION WomenCinemakers opens up a new space for women directors to share their powerful films and ideas, encouraging mutual exchange where the filmmakers and critics can converge to discuss the becoming of the film industry. Browsing through WomenCinemakers, you’ll find interviews and essays about emerging and established women filmmakers, reports from international film festival such as Cannes...

Opportunities: Call for Submissions: Highways Performance Space & Gallery (CA, USA) Deadline – 01/28/2018

Call for Submissions: Highways Performance Space & Gallery (Highways Performance Space & Gallery, Santa Monica, CA USA) July-December 2018 Deadline: 01/28/2018 Online Application: Fee to Apply: Free Description Of Opportunity: Highways seeks performance and visual works by emerging and established Los Angeles-area based artists for presentation in its JULY – DECEMBER 2018 Calendar. Both evening-length and short form works are being accepted. How To Apply: Please send, with “July – December 2018 Submission” in the Subject heading, a description of the work, your bio, preferred period of presentation and any relevant video and image support material (as attachments and/or links) to: submissions@highwaysperformance.org. Contact Email: patrick@highwaysperformanc...

Opportunities: Inverse Performance Art Festival (Fayetteville, Arkansas) Deadline – 01/24/2018

Inverse Performance Art Festival (Fayetteville, Arkansas) April 12-15, 2018 Deadline: 01/24/2018 Online Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf5l0QeFNNfIXvB8yvcHofpKG0X1KANm9uoCcujqSTfhrKIbA/viewform Fee to Apply: $0 Description Of Opportunity: Inverse Performance Art Festival strives to foster local dialogue about performance art on an international scale and build a community of performance artists and supporters. Organized by Cynthia Post Hunt of Fayetteville, Arkansas and Emma Saperstein of San Luis Obispo, California, the festival presents new work and engages local, national, and international communities. Inverse facilitates various forms of engagement: for the space, the artist and the viewer. Inverse provides opportunities for performance work to be cultivated ou...

Opportunities: Signal Fire 2018 Programs (Western USA) Deadline – 01/31/2018

Signal Fire announces a call for applications for its ninth year of remote residencies and retreats on public wildlands, open to artists working in all disciplines, as well as activists, researchers, and curators. Applications are free and located entirely online at signalfirearts.org.

Opportunities: New Victory LabWorks Now Accepting Applications! (New 42nd street, New York, NY) Deadline – 01/15/2018

New Victory LabWorks Now Accepting Applications! (New 42nd street, New York, NY) July 2018 through June 2019 Deadline: 01/15/2018 Online Application: http://www.newvictory.org/About/Labworks/Labworks-Application Fee to Apply: Free Description Of Opportunity: The New Victory Theater, New York City’s premier nonprofit performing arts theater devoted year-round to kids and their families and classmates, announces the call for applications to the 2018-19 New Victory LabWorks program. This unparalleled initiative fosters the creation of new work, offers professional development and advocates for high-quality performing arts and arts engagement in the lives of young people. By providing the necessary resources and mining opportunities for professional exchange among a broad spectrum of arts prof...

Opportunities: Open Call – Altofest 8th Ed. Naples (Naples, Italy) Deadline – 01/07/2018

alert regarding every attempt of imposing a depersonalized cultural proposal. A community that is able to recognize culture as a primary good, of which feeling a daily need. We try to insert a process athwart the several social elements of the urban fabric, putting them into dialogue. The connection is given by the foreign, external sight, that expresses itself in the plurality of artistic languages that are hosted in the festival. These semantic interferences give to the community the occasion of speaking to each other in a neutral language, meeting in a shared space for risking.

Opportunities: Open call for Formations at The Prague Quadrennial 2019 (Prague) Deadline – 02/28/2018

This Open Call is for artists and architects from around the world to participate in a performative urban experiment. PQ offers an opportunity for participants to realize time-based art works at the Prague Exhibition Grounds on the plaza in front of PQ’s main exhibition building, the Industrial Palace, in a variety of combinations and durations starting on 7 June at 10:00AM and ending on 13 June at 6:00PM (18:00). The works will intersect at random moments with the open environment, the public, the weather, and other selected works performed near and passing through another. The resulting disruptions and frictions will expand the individual contributions as they become part of a continuous whole unfolding from 7-13 June. The project focuses on clearly defined patterns and their arbitrary b...

Opportunities: 8th Dance Days Chania Open Call (Chania, Crete, Greece) Deadline – 01/21/2018

We invite you to visit our website http://dancedays.gr/ and submit your proposals for performances, workshops, site specific projects, video dance projects, lectures or any other idea you wish to spread! Dance Days Chania is an international contemporary dance festival taking place in Chania, Crete, Greece since 2011. Dance Days Chania is a place to exchange dancing dialogues, to collaborate and share knowledge, creatiοn, discovery, inspiration and pleasure.