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Opportunities: Open Call For The Programme show|real (online) Deadline – 2021-06-27

Let’s go glocal: show|real needs your ideas for a playful get-together performance programme. Submit your application and create a glocal audience-pleaser. The audience-voting ticket sales system will decide which performances will get through to the final. The three finalists will receive a production budget of 3000 € each.

Opportunities: Performing Arts International Residency In Italy (Domicella – Italy) Deadline – October 2021

Kulturfactory is the new spot for contemporary artists. In Domicella ( Naples ) Active since 2018 thanks to outstanding artists worldwide, this place became an important reference for artists dedicated to contemporary experimental live and video works. The residency length is normally between 8 and 10 days maximum, with a few exceptions.

Opportunities: Open Call for performers in Venice (Venice, Italy) Deadline – Monday, June 28, 2021

Opportunity: Open Call for performers in Venice Where: Venice, Italy When: September 13 – October 17 Deadline: Monday, June 28, 2021 Online Application: https://ocean-space.s3.amazonaws.com/images/ISABEL-LEWIS-OPEN-CALL-ENG.pdf Fee to Participate or Apply: no fee Description Of Opportunity: Seeking performers for the exhibition “The Soul Expanding Ocean #2: Isabel Lewis”, curated by Chus Martínez. From September 17 to October 17, 2021, Ocean Space will host a live exhibition by the artist Isabel Lewis (b. 1981, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic), which explores Venice, the sea and memories related to it through the Church of San Lorenzo, where Ocean Space is located. This new performance will draw on storytelling, singing, and dancing as tools to explore the history of me...

Opportunities: LAST CALL – POOL 21 INTERNATIONALES TanzFilmFestival BERLIN DOCK 11(Berlin, Germany) Deadline – 14th July 2021

Opportunity: LAST CALL – POOL 21 INTERNATIONALES TanzFilmFestival BERLIN Where: DOCK 11, Berlin, Germany When: September 8th – 11th 2021 Deadline: 14th July 2021 Online Application: https://pool-festival.de/submission/ Fee to Participate or Apply: no participation fees Description Of Opportunity: Deadline: July 14th, 2021 +++extended!+++ Festival: September 8th – 11th, 2021, DOCK 11 Berlin // PROFILE // POOL 21 will present a selection of fascinating dance film productions from all over the world, making the event a meeting place for creatives involved in the fields of dance, film, fashion, and advertisement. The focus of the festival is on films that create independent film choreographies through the intense interplay between dance and cinematic tools like camera and edi...

Opportunities: Contemporary Performance Practices – 2021 summer intensive training (online -via Zoom) Deadline – July 9, 2021

Opportunity: Contemporary Performance Practices – 2021 summer intensive training Where: online (via Zoom) When: July 12-23, 2021 Deadline: July 9, 2021 Online Application: https://www.contemporaryperformancepractices.org/apply Fee to Participate or Apply: Free to apply, Cost to attend Description Of Opportunity: CPP/Contemporary Performance Practices, a summer intensive training program founded by WaxFactory‘s Ivan Talijancic is now accepting applications. Inaugurated in 2019, CPP 2021 was reimagined for the pandemic as a virtual training intensive, with the extraordinary participating of instructors from two world-renowned ensembles: New York’s SITI Company (co-founded by Anne Bogart) and Sasha Waltz & Guests company (Berlin, Germany.) CPP is accepting a limited numb...

Opportunities: Online Workshop "New Technologies for Performance Art" (online) Deadline – June 14, 2021

This course, which follows a workshop format, focuses on acquiring hands-on experience with technical tools that produce Extended Reality (XR) experiences. Students learn how to use and build virtual reality works and environments with web-based platforms such as Artsteps, Mozilla Hubs, or Spoke. Students also have the opportunity to learn basic coding with A-Frame in order to produce interactice WebVR.

Opportunities: OPEN CALL – TENDER ABSENCE International Festival “lone I some” (online) Deadline – 2021-06-13

Opportunity: OPEN CALL starts for lone I some at the international online-offline festival TENDER ABSENCE Where: online Deadline: 2021-06-13 Online Application: td.ongoing-project.org/open_call_lone_some_2021.pdf Fee to Participate or Apply: zero Description Of Opportunity: lone I some is a programme for the online-offline festival TENDER ABSENCE. We celebrate ‘glocality’ – artists worldwide are invited to participate. We offer a production budget of 1000€, tech support etc. Tender Absence: on- and offline festival for a playful get-together. Let’s celebrate ‚glocality’-we treasure local characteristics and its global connection beyond the physical localization. We open up a space for experiments that break through confines, create moments of intimacy between artist...

Opportunities – Open Call for Performance This Summer in NYC – The Wild Project (New York City) Rolling Deadline

Wild Project is currently accepting artist submissions for its WILD CULTUREcuration program. WILD CULTURE will produce the work of 15-20 artists, prioritizing projects by female, BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ artists, across theatre, performance art, music, visual art, and dance later this spring and summer.

Catch up with the Performance Lab Podcast Season 2

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. This year we interviewed 9 Artists, Organizers, and Curators.

Opportunities: Performance Garten 8 (Cologne, Tanzfaktur) Deadline – 30.06.2021

Opportunity: Performance Garten 8 Where: Cologne, Tanzfaktur When: 4. Sept. 2021 Deadline: 30.06.2021 Online Application: https://performancegarten.de/next.html Fee to Participate or Apply: no Description Of Opportunity: Wir befinden uns im Zustand globaler Trance. Selbst die begrifflichen Wurzeln der Trance sind spürbar: Mit den letzten Monaten haben wir eine neue Erfahrung des »Überschreitens« gemacht, einige entwickelten die »Angst vor dem Bösen«. Die Ereignisse haben uns aufgespannt zwischen Aktivität und Passivität, höchster Aufmerksamkeit und körperlicher Starre, zwischen totaler Fokussierung auf das Hier und Jetzt und Ausflüchten in erträumte Ferne, zwischen ratio und Rausch. Zugleich hat die Suche nach Trance eine lange Tradition: Seit mehreren tausend Jahren hat sie der Mensch kul...

Opportunities: Global Connect Programme (Global) Deadline – 31 May, 2021

Opportunity: Global Connect Program Where: Global When: 2021-2022 Deadline: 31 May, 2021 Online Application: https://www.ietm.org/globalconnect?fbclid=IwAR1XqAf9m4eXdpSVtgFlArY2MZwWPHYFZiPIo8t-LMP3mqcqZO3Z88hZ0XA Fee to Participate or Apply: N/A Description Of Opportunity: IETM Global Connect is a new programme launched and led by IETM – International network for contemporary performing arts and created with the support of IETM’s Associate Members. IETM Global Connect is one of IETM’s initiatives to make the network more diverse, inclusive and accessible. IETM Global Connect is open to performing arts professionals worldwide (producers, artists, managers, presenters, etc) who have at least 5 years of professional experience in the field and are committed to increase global awareness, incl...

Opportunities: Auditions MA Performance Practices (Online, Arnhem, Netherlands) Deadline – June 6, 2021

Opportunity: Auditions MA Performance Practices Where: Online, Arnhem, Netherlands When: 21-27 June Deadline: 6th of June 2021 Online Application: yes Fee to Participate or Apply: Tuition Fees (2020-21): € 1,084 Description Of Opportunity: HOME OF PERFORMANCE PRACTICES and ArtEZ University of Arts is now open to applications from artists looking to join our Master’s programme from Autumn 2021! The ArtEZ Performance Practices programme welcomes independent and responsible artist-researchers, wishing to further, and more rigorously, advance their careers in performance art, live art, contemporary theatre, conceptual choreography, experimental dance or visual art. The Master Performance Practices is a two-year, low-residence, high-intensity master’s degree course offering 5 specia...