Category Archives: AFRICA


11 Dec 2018

TWB Digest

Dear esteemed reader,  we hope so far, your artistic labor continues to bring you joy. This issue presents 2019 opportunities, events and approaching deadlines. On the Move has short selection of calls and opportunities with a reference page for deadlines. Culture 360:...

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27 Nov 2018

TWB Digest

Dear reader, check out the Arab Cultural Policyand African Cultural Policy Network. New York Theatre Workshopis now accpeting applications for their 2050 Admnistrative Fellowship.  From July 2019–June 2020, spend 30 hours per week getting paid to pursue an administrative field of work...

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5 Nov 2018

TWB Digest

Call for Articles and EssaysTheatre in an Aging WorldEditors: Manabu Noda and Yun Cheol KimAccording to the UN, population aged 60 or over is growing faster than all younger age groups. The extremely rapid aging around the world requires us to adopt new...

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14 Jun 2018

TWB Digest #349

Greetings!from the Introduction to From Obote to Obote   by Akena Adoko "The past must be known and studied Not for the purpose of comparing And contrasting it to the present But because it led to the present." The British Council...

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20 Apr 2018

TWB Digest #345

  The Pan-African Creative Exchange (PACE) is a new arts market and performance showcase. If you are based in Africa and are a musician, choreographer, theatre-maker, dancer, writer, playwright or poet, or, have a creative company, this unique opportunity is for you.  What is PACE? PACE is a 3-day biannual...

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19 Apr 2018

TWB #343

Introducing: The Julie Taymor World Theatre Fellowship The founding principal of The Julie Taymor World Theater Fellowship is to provide travel opportunities for enterprising young theater directors to immerse themselves in artistic experiences beyond our borders; thereby, expanding their creative horizons...

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1 Apr 2018

TWB Digest #342

TWB Digest #342 March 27th,  was International Theatre Day. Our own Roberta Levitow, together with her friends Julie Hébert & Jill Klein created a series of short videos where women talk about women who have inspired them. They called the videos...

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9 Mar 2018

Digest #340

Alas, it's March 9th! We had some trouble with the website on the D-day! so this post is somewhat late!   Quote of the week ‘We have no friend  But resolution  And the briefest end’ – Cleopatra (Anthony and Cleopatra,...

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14 Dec 2017

TWB e-letter

Dear reader, as we near the end of 2017, here's a list of events confirmed to take place in 2018. Apply, submit projects for consideration; good luck! * Alsawari International Youth Theatrical Festival is a biennial theatre festival will be held in the Kingdom...

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14 Nov 2017

TWB e-letter

In this issue check out for call for applications from: Brown University, Women in the Arts and Media coalition, Performers without Borders, Intercultural Leadership Institute, CECArts Link, Company of Wolves. And a Polish Theatre Festival at Lamama E.T.C and Bethlehem International Performing Arts Festival...

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2 Nov 2017

Announcement about the HowlRound Theatre Map

Dear Theatre Without Borders network members, I have some great news to share! Now you can “put yourself on the map” on the Theatre Without Borders Map and on the HowlRound World Theatre Map!   HowlRound is an online “knowledge...

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30 Oct 2017

TWB e-letter

Dear reader, The Africa Centre is now accepting applications for its 2017 Artist In Residency (AIR) Programmes. We are offering residencies in Australia, Brazil, Spain, Italy and the United States. Mid – Late Career Artists interested in the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center residency in Italy can read...

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16 May 2017

TWB Newsletter #224 May 17, 2017

1. Ellen Stewart International Award (Open call) The Ellen Stewart International is an Award given to an individual theatre artist or theatre companywhose work promotes social change and community participation with a particular focus on the engagement of young people. Named for La MaMa...

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9 May 2017

Digest #223

Dear reader, 1. Theatre of the Oppressed presents (NYC) Legislative Theatre brings citizens, legislators and policymakers together into creative dialogue about the policies and laws that affect communities facing oppression. At TONYC’s annual Legislative Theatre Festival, you will watch original plays...

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26 Apr 2017

Digest #222

Dear reader, At Sundance Institute’s Playwrights Residency in Germany,New Work by Syrian Theatre-Makers. Berlin and Neuklostersee, Germany — Six Europe-based Syrian playwrights will create new work in Arabic as part of Sundance Institute’s Playwrights Residency in Berlin and Neuklostersee, continuing the Theatre Program’s...

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11 Dec 2016

CopyRightX : The GoDown

A 12 week copyright course, affiliated with Harvard Law School /the Berkman Center, to be offered from end-January 2017 by the GoDown.Apply! Send your personal personal profile and expression of interest to Catherine Mujomba cathymujomba@thegodownartscentre.com

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23 Sep 2016

African Center and Institute for Creative Arts (Call for proposals)

The Africa Centre and the Institute of Creative Arts, are calling for artwork proposals for Infecting the City Public Art Sessions 2017. These Sessions, a series of public art events, will unfold on the streets and various other public spaces...

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22 Mar 2016

Art Moves Africa, Korea Arts Management Service

Art Moves Africa, Korea Arts Management Service* and On the Move are very pleased to present the Guide to funding opportunities for the international mobility of artists and culture professionals – Africa  The main objective of this cultural mobility funding guide is to provide an overview of...

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17 Feb 2016

8th Annual Puppetry Festival

The International Puppetry Festival (or IPFest) will be from the 15th to 22nd October, 2016 in Nairobi Kenya. And while they are preparing they need your support and help! KIPT governing council request your moral, technical and financial support to...

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16 Feb 2016

EGOLI! A mind blasting play about inequality

EGOLI was from 13 Jan 2016 - 31 Jan 2016 in Laager Theatre. This is in Lilian Ngoyi St, Johannesburg, 2113, South Africa. This was a political play about inequities and discrimination. Chat with them on Twitter or Facebook! Age...

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