December 16, 2009
www.on-the-move.org is the primary international mobility information service for the cultural sector. The main focus is mobility news and opportunities for artists and cultural managers in theatre, dance, music and interdisciplinary performing arts, to facilitate and encourage cross-border professional mobility. OTM is widely consulted by cultural movers and co-operators in Europe and beyond.
Please send your mobility news and opportunities to the Editor: firstname.lastname@example.org
You are welcome to use this information for non-profit purposes.
News from On the Move
OTM Virtual Mobility research: survey results
OTM launched a research into virtual mobility in the performing arts with an online survey of users needs, experience, expectations and recommendations. Read the initial survey results.
Grants for Mobility
Calls for participation
Festival Karavel, France, Oct 2010: call for hip hop dance proposals (deadline: 31 Mar)
Call for proposals for European hip hop dance festival Karavel, held in Bron in France, 16-23 Oct 2010.Europe & Cies meeting, Lyon, France, 14-30 May: call for performing arts presentations (deadline: 15 Jan)
Since April 2008, Europe & Cies organizes artistic meetings gathering teams from the whole european continent which work in the field of performing arts.Test!0 International Festival of Student Theatre and Multimedia, Zagreb, Mar 22-27 (deadline: 31 Dec)
Applications from students, young artists, professional or non-professional are invited to apply for Test!0 with theatre plays, performances and other pieces from performance art or multimedia.FIMA Montreal, July 1-11, Canada (deadline: Feb 5)
FIMA (Festival International Montréal en Arts) is inviting multidisciplinary artists in performance and/or installation to submit a project for its performance art chapter, called Contemporary Experiences at THE FIMA…Sarajevo Teatarfest 2010: call for entries (deadline: 31 Dec)
TEATARFEST is an international meeting point of theater groups which have a special way to form their theatre expressions. call for participation from international theatre groups.Focus on Art and Science in the Performing Arts: call for proposals (deadline: 31 Jan)
Focus on Art and Science in the Performing Arts is a project devoted to the creation and dissemination of contemporary choreographic, theatrical and artistic works.danca em foco, Brazil: call for video dance works (deadline: 31 Jan)
dança em foco – International Video & Dance Festival is receiving applications for its International Videodance Section.7a*11d International Performance Art Festival, Toronto: call for videos (deadline: 15 Jan)
International call: D2D = Direct to Documentation: a program of performance documentation or performance for camera.Dance & New Technologies call for projects, Enghien-les-Bains, France (deadline: 8 Jan)
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION _ DANCE & NEW TECHNOLOGIES for International Digital Arts Festival of Enghien-les-Bains (France), 11 > 19 JUNE 2010 The FutureEverything Awards & submissions invited for conference & events (new deadline: 15 Jan)
FutureEverything Awards, a new international award recognising outstanding achievement for innovation in the arts, music, society and technology. Submissions also invited for conference and events programme.
Berlin Post School for Physical Theater-Dance, 19 Apr – 10 Jul, Berlin (deadline: Jan 31)
Three month intensive course for experienced creative performers of all types. Teaching, solo
and group work.EU projects on Lanzarote 2010 Grundtvig/Comenius In Service Trainings (1st deadline: Jan 15)art aspects art society
presents courses in 2010 aimed at artists, teachers and cultural workers. Grants from the Grundtvig and Comenius mobility programmes available for eligible participants.SPACE: programmers exchange programme 2010/11 (deadline: 17 Jan)
SPACE – Supporting Performing Arts Circulation in Europe: mobile European training programme for professionals who are programming performing arts within festivals and/or venues and who want to deepen their knowledge and analyse and improve their recent and future work.Ponderosa TanzLand Festival, Berlin: workshops programme May-Aug 2010
Ponderosa TanzLand Festival 2010 is an annual international improvisation and performance festival, from the 18 June – 25 July outside Berlin, Germany, hosting 5 weeks of intensive workshops, jams, concerts and happenings. European Atelier for Young Festival Managers, 23-30 Oct 2011 (pre-registration open)
The European Atelier for Young Festival Managers is a unique, intense, one-week training programme initiated by the European Festivals Association.
Pact Zollverein residencies, Germany, Aug-Dec 2010 (deadline: 15 Jan)
From August to December 2010 PACT Zollverein offers a residency programme to develop and realise projects and productions, open to professional artists from both Germany and abroad in dance, performance or media art.improvisational laboratory residency, 19 Feb – 20 Apr, Budapest, Hungary (deadline: 8 Jan)
Invites applications for a residency 'Research into the Unknown', a program that aims to encourage artists to research on improvisation as an artistic tool, as a means of creation in contemporary dance.DiDStudio/AiEP, Milan, Interdisciplinary Residency Project, Jan/Feb 2010 (deadline: 31 Dec)
For performers, dancers, actors, musicians, visual artists, designers, computer operators, directors, video-makers, not older than 35 and well trained in their specific field of interest, willing to attend a multidisciplinary productive project.The Arctic Circle residency, Oct 7-24 2010, High Arctic (deadline: 15 Jan)
The Arctic Circle program seeks applications from international contemporary artists of all disciplines, architects, scientists and educators alike.UNIDEE in Residence International Program, Italy, Jun-Oct 2010 (deadline: 15 Jan)
UNIDEE is an interdisciplinary program, open to all creative professionals, from visual artists to cultural actors, designers to architects…
IETM Plenary meeting, Berlin, 15-18 April
Announcement of IETM plenary meeting in Berlin: the quest for Plan C is the theme – the search for new forms of creativity and thinking.3rd European-Off Network meeting, May 4-9, Istanbul
EON is an International network of independent artists, programmers and cultural organizations, created to support the development of the independent sector.International Dance Studies symposium, New Zealand, Jun 28-30: call for papers (deadline: 15 Jan)
Dance Symposium 2010: Dancing Across the Disciplines. 'Cross-Currents of Dance Research and Performance Throughout the Global Compass', University of Otago, New Zealand, 28-30 Jun 2010. Call for papers.Scenography Expanding: symposia, Riga/Belgrade/Evora 2010 – invitation & call for papers
Intersection: Scenography Expanding 1-3. Announcement of three symposia on scenographic practice and performance design with calls for papers and registration information.
Regional focus: Asia
AsiaDanceChannel: online dance magazine
Launched in 2009, AsiaDanceChannel is an online dance magazine, dedicated to the promotion of dance in Asia. Find news and articles on dance in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines and beyond.
Regional Focus: Caucasus & Central Asia
Don't forget …
The News and Announcements section is constantly being updated. This Newsflash offers a selection of current items. If you are looking for opportunities for professional mobility, check the site regularly so you don't miss any deadlines.
New links and updates
Three new interconnected web portals with lots of useful info for artists, cultural managers and educators in Europe and beyond looking to work internationally.DAN.C.CE Dance Cultural Centre
Space in Athens for dance workshops and networking with contemporary dance scene in Greece.L1 danceLab
Experimental creation space in Budapest, Hungary, L1 danceLab is a place to create work, for open workshops, research program, theoretical events and performances.PanoDrama Plays
European project dedicated to the mobility of new drama between countries.Contact Improvisations: new social network
Helping connect the contact improvisation community.
OTM NewsFlash Archive
If you missed a newsletter or are looking for an item we featured some weeks or months ago, you can find previous copies of the NewsFlash here. These are presented for reference.
Subscribe / Unsubscribe
If you wish to subscribe to the On The Move mailing list we will send you our regular bulletin. Just send an e-mail to list-ON@on-the-move.org . To cancel your subscription, just send an e-mail to list-OFF@on-the-move.org. Feel free to forward this e-mail to colleagues and friends.
On-the-Move was set up by IETM in 2002. It is now an independent international association, on-the-move.org
An ASEM initiative
facilitated by ASEF
|Federal Government Commissioner for Culture
and the Media – Germany
|Ministry of Education – Finland