Opportunities

Opportunities: Auditions For Roberto Olivan & Enclave Arts del Moviment (SPAIN)

Roberto Oliván – ENCLAVE ARTS MOVEMENT AUDITIONS 2012 Female and male dancers The company is seeking highly experienced and trained dancers for a new job that will take place between September 2012 and January 2013. They are fundamental technique and strong discipline and good acting ability and improvisation. Any other artistic quality that has (as circus, object manipulation, singer …) is welcome, as well as spoken English. The work will be presented at the Mercat de les Flors from 17 until 20 January 2013 and from 25 to 27 January 2013. Please send your CV to: info@granerbcn.cat with some internet links that show your work. The workshop will be held from 24 to 25 and August 26, 2012 (Roberto Olivàn is trying to organize two days in September too) From 10h am to 18h pm El Gra...

Opportunities: Call for Participants//Symposium IMPACT 12 Scholarships Available (Germany)

IMPACT12 ›Undercover‹ 11. – 14. October 2012 An interactive symposium in 3 episodes in 3 days PHILIPP GEHMACHER (AT) HENRIK VIBSKOV (DK) SHANA MOULTON (US) This is the eighth year in which the interdisciplinary symposium IMPACT has invited artists, practitioners, theoreticians and advanced students in the fields of dance, theatre, performance, visual arts, new media and film to engage critically with the artistic strategies and working methods of progressive guest artists, to test their approaches in practice and to question them with reference to their own background. In this 8th edition, IMPACT12 presents three artistic positions that demonstrate, in the most varied of ways, a human presence in fashion, music, film, sculpture and performance by revealing a real and concrete practise. Pla...

Opportunities: Residency Program at K3 – Tanzplan Hamburg (Germany)

  Call K3 Residency Program at K3 – Zentrum für Choreographie | Tanzplan Hamburg (Germany) Application period: August 1st to September 17th, 2012 For the seventh time K3 – Zentrum für Choreographie | Tanzplan Hamburg provides three eight-month residencies per season to emerging choreographers. The call for applications is open for national and international choreographers.   K3 provides: a monthly scholarship a production budget for the performances at the end of the residency the use of the K3 studios a shared work week at the beginning of the residency to which additional artists from Hamburg will be invited an accompanying mentor support from the K3 team in the fields of dramaturgy, organisation, technical assistance and public relations active participation in the K3 outreach prog...

Opportunities: Open Call for Portal 9, Journal Of Critical Writing About The City (Beirut, Lebanon)

*Portal 9*, a new Arabic-English journal of stories and critical writing about the city, seeks proposals for its spring 2013 issue, “The Square.” Deadline: September 1, 2012 portal9journal.org *Portal 9* is a journal of stories and critical writing about urbanism and the city. By focusing on a unique theme, each issue blends creative writing, photography, and personal essays with academic scholarship, perceptive journalism, and cultural critiques The journal is based in Beirut and published twice yearly in English and Arabic editions. It addresses the need for a conscientious debate about architecture, planning, culture, and society in urban contexts across the Middle East and the rest of the world. *Portal 9* welcomes proposals for new writing in Arabic and English. We publish...

Opportunities: iaround – Call For NYC Artists Site Specific Work (NYC)

iaround invites NY based artists and collectives who work on live performance / digital performance / site specific / or performance on camera to participate at the iaround, New York project. iaround is a digital platform which started a year ago to map the live art activity and the urban interventions that happen in unusual places across the city of London. The platform provides an interactive customized Google Map where the artist/company/collective can present their work online in a visually engaging way. The map serves both as documentation and a social media tool as it integrates the process of presenting, communicating and archiving a project all into one application. The team behind iaround will be in New York from August 15th until the 15th of September as part of an artistic resid...

Opportunities: Hybrid Body / Simultaneous Presence Workshop in Portland 9/1-3/2012 Free (Portland, OR)

As part of the creation and presentation of THE PEOPLE in Portland, Big Art Group is offering a free 3 day workshop in the company’s training and compositional strategies with technology and the body. Open to people with or without previous performance training. Hybrid Body / Simultaneous Presence A 3 day workshop September 1-3, 2011 at Washington High School (SE Stark)from 1-5pm 1. an introduction of Big Art Group’s Performance Practice (Real Time Film) 2. training and introduction to technology and concepts 3. time-limited studio compositional exercises 4. expansion of dramaturgy to the wider scope of THE PEOPLE 5. large group 4 channel compositions based on the themes of the project to be recorded and included in Big ART Group/PICA THE PEOPLE-Portland production September 6-...

Opportunities: Open Call For Movement Research at the Judson Church Fall 2012 – Spring 2013 Season

Movement Research at the Judson Church Fall 2012 – Spring 2013 Season Application Guidelines What is Movement Research at the Judson Church? A high visibility, low-tech forum on Monday nights throughout the fall and spring seasons. Movement Research at the Judson Church supports experiments in performance rather than finished products. Dates: Proposals to participate in the 2012/13 Season: September 24, 2012 – June 2013 Deadline: NEW INFORMATION: Proposals must be emailed or hand-delivered (by 6pm for hand-delivery) or postmarked no later than August 16, 2012. Please note: Anyone selected to show work on the Spring 2012 Season (March – June 2012) is ineligible to apply for the Fall/Winter Season, but may opt to apply for the Spring 2013 season. Application Guidelines: Please include one co...

Opportunities: Open Call for OFFTA Festival 2013 (Montreal, QC, Canada )

This is an open call looking for performance projects in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  The festival just finished up it’s 6th edition and is often considered an extremely well curated and exciting festival.  It runs concurrently with the Festival Trans Ameriques which is larger but does not have an open call and often programs established material from anyway other then Quebec. CALL FOR PROJECTS 2013 – MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA – DEADLINE – OCTOBER 8th 2012 OFFTA is an artistic event created on the fringe of the Festival TransAmériques. Each year, OFFTA offers a multidisciplinary programme focused on contemporary creation and the combination of performance arts. OFFTA is exceptional in its artistic direction, promoting unique and strong approaches, emerging techniques a...

Opportunities: 3-Legged Dog’s Liminal Stage (NYC)

3-Legged Dog exists to produce new, original works in theater, performance, dance, media and hybrid forms. 3-Legged Dog’s mission is to explore narrative possibilities created by digital technology, to foster self-expression and skill in young artists through educational initiatives and to provide an environment for our artists to create new tools and modes of expression so that they can excel across a range of disciplines. The Program: 3-Legged Dog invites artists to submit multimedia artworks for inclusion in 3LD’s Liminal Stage. Works will be selected for public exhibit at 3LD Art & Technology Center, located at the juncture of high traffic destinations such as the WTC, New York Stock Exchange, Zuccotti Park, Battery Park and Trinity Church. As part of the program, multi...

Summer Workshop in Positano (Italy)

From 26 to 29 august in Positano (salerno) on the beautiful coast of south Italy  Compagnia Danza Flux , a contemporary dance company, will hold a contemporary dance workshop of four days. The workshop is named “Through the connection” and will be given by Fabrizio Varriale, art director and coreograph of the company. The work will be mainly focused on the reserach and the exploration of the connections that we find during the dance, through the improvisation and  given sequences of movement. The workshop will explore how to bring out the energy generated from inside of the body through original and personal movement patterns. The basic training will be based on floor work and release technique. The workshop is opened to dancers and actors. You can chose a form of housing and f...

Opportunities: Scholarship for Solos in Residence at Container12 Festival (Italy)

For young dancers (maximum age 29 years) Container12 dedicates this project, Solos In Residence, to young dancers, facing the profession, needing to continue their training, as well as increase their knowledge. Contanier Fest 6 offers scholarships to young professional dancers (which may produce documentation Enpals of workdays performed in the year) and dancers just graduated in 2011/12 Academies in dance. 26 hours of study and further: 125 euros The dancers, selected through the curriculum, will attend the 2012 International Intensive with Eva Karczag, Katye Coe and Manuela Bondavalli 125€ ( 50% off)  and will have the opportunity to be selected for the project during the intensive “Solos in residence” 2012 – 2013. The opportunity to get feedback on their preparation by...

Opportunities: Art, Movement, Theatre & Video Courses. Funding Available (Malta)

The rubber bodies collective, an artist collective based in Malta, is organising four courses to be led by artist practitioners based on the island: Moving Visual Art The Body: A Communicator Devising: Creating Stories through the Body Video Art: Re-articulated Voices The courses are suitable for  teachers, teacher trainers and non-teaching staff involved in school education (from pre-primary up to upper secondary) or adult education. Participants do not require any previous experience in the field, as the artists will be sharing methods and techniques which will then be explored through the workshops. The course are listed under the EU’s Life Long Learning Grundtvig program and full funding may be available for non-Maltese EU residents. This means that board (meals), accommodation, course...