Festivals

Open Call 2018 Berlin Performing Arts Festival – Deadline January 22, 2018

Open Call 2018 Berlin Performing Arts Festival Deadline January 22, 2018 Apply Online (In German)–> LAFT Berlin invites all professional Berlin-based artists, groups and performance venues of the independent performing arts community to participate in shaping the schedule of programming by offering their productions and events as part of the Berlin Performing Arts Festival! The Berlin Performing Arts Festival is a city-wide festival of Berlin’s independent performing arts community with the participation of the independent performance venues, groups and artists. The community is responsible for the festival artistically and organizationally. The 2018 Berlin Performing Arts Festival will take place from June 5 (opening)  to 10, 2018. The festival team provides comprehensive support...

Almanac13: AñA Wojak (Lismore, Australia)

This post is part of a series of profiles on performance and performance makers from the book Contemporary Performance Almanac 2013, an overview of contemporary performance presented during the 2012/2013 season available for touring now. sincerely yours, Love Letter Project love letters, written or never sent received or perceived lost love found love true love tainted love pure love longing love their love your love words of love hand and ink tracing the heart  across paper…   sincerely yours, The Love Letter Project was initiated in August 2013 whilst the Very Terry Reid Award Artist in Residency at BigCi, Australia, with a callout on social media for hand written love letters to be sent to a small country post office, in the mountains west of Sydney. Each day for two weeks I rode ...

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...

Highlights: Time-Based Art Festival at PICA (Portland, Oregon)

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art’s annual convergence of contemporary performance, dance, music, new media and visual arts projects in Portland, Oregon. Now in its seventh year, the Time-Based Art (TBA) Festival is presented from September 3-13, 2009 with visual art installations running until October 18. HIGHLIGHTS [singlepic id=87 w= h= float=] Raimund Hoghe Boléro Variations (USA Premiere) Variations pieces together different performances of the bolero: from Eydie Gormé to Maria Callas, Benny Goodman to Tchaikovsky. [singlepic id=86 w= h= float=] Meg Stuart/Damaged Goods & Philipp Gehmacher/Mumbling Fish MAYBE FOREVER MAYBE FOREVER explores loss, longing, the place in between dreams and wishes, mourning and meeting. [singlepic id=90 w= h= float=] Miguel Gutierrez and the Powe...