News from on-the-move.org
July 13, 2007
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On the Move reaches record number of site users In June OTM received a record number of visits to the site: 43,602 – an increase of 70% against the same period last year.
Grants for Mobility
Calls for participation
Les Eurotopiques Festival, Tourcoing: call for proposals (deadline: 1 Sep)
Call for proposals for a festival of theatre projects to be presented to the public in the form of drama readings. New Visions/New Voices, Washington, USA (deadline: Aug 1)
Call for theatre projects at any stage of development process. Open to international projects of any nationality in English language. Future starts now!, Vilnius, March 2008 – competition for playwrights & call for childrens theatre (deadlines: Oct 1 & 15 Feb 2008)
This festival of plays for children invites submissions of plays & invites participants. dance screeen The Hague 2007 – call for dance videos & films (deadline: 20 Jul)
Call for entries for 11th International Festival and Competition for Dance Films & Videos. 'Actors seeking Authors', call for short plays (deadline: 31 Jul)
“Actors seeking Authors” changes its formula after 20 successful years. Call for short plays suitable for stage and screen. Francisco Vinas International Operatic Singing Contest, Barcelona, Jan 2008 (deadline: Oct 15)
Preliminary auditions to be held in Hamburg, London, Paris, New York, Barcelona, Milan and Madrid. Pointe to Point, 5th Asia-Europe Dance Forum, Beijing & Guizhou, China, 13-24 Nov (deadline: 10 Aug)
Call for choreographer/dancers and for composer/improvisers from Asia and Europe. Margarita Arnaoudova Award – VII Competition for contemporary choreorography based on Bulgarian music (deadline: 25 Jul)
Choreographers and dancers with professional experience in the sphere of contemporary dance can participate in the competition. PACT Zollverein Atelier (open choreographic platform), Germany, 7 Sept (deadline: 25 Jul)
CALL FOR ENTRIES – PACT Zollverein: Atelier in September on 07.09.2007 – the platform for new art and choreography. Solo and Duo Dance International Festival, Budapest, Jan 2008 (deadline: 15 Oct)
New, short dance productions are wanted! Euro-Med Young Artists Network (EMYAN) seeks partners, mentors & participants for art 2.0 project
art 2.0 – a new Euro-Med Young Artists Network (EMYAN) initiative seeks academic mentors, partners and participants. Creative Forum for Independent Theatre Groups Europe-Mediterranean, Alexandria, Egypt, 1-10 Feb 2008 – UPDATED – NEW PROGRAMMES (deadline: 30 Sep)
Two new programmes announced – call for playwrights and for theatre students.
Nieuwe Grond: The Artist as Opinion Leader, Utrecht, NL, 27 – 30 Sept (deadline: 1 Aug)
Four days of training, working, debating and inspiration for young international artists who want to make a difference. Image-Making Laboratory, Germany, Aug 18 – Sep 2
An advanced workshop in composition, improvisation, and performance skills. Independent Creative Art Spaces Leadership Training, Paris, 9-15 Dec (deadline: 1 Sep)
Open Call for Application for Artist/Managers of Independent Creative Art Spaces. Tanzwerkstatt Europa – Dance Workshops Europe, Munich, Aug 1-11
Workshops programme for dance professionals, part of festival Dance Workshops Europe. Francisco Viñas International Courses of Musical Interpretation, Barcelona, Jan-Feb 2008
Two courses of Iyrical interpretation: "Italian Opera and operatic performance and acting" and "German Classical Lied, French Melodies, and Lied piano accompaniment". Music in Health Settings, 11-15 Feb 2008, Paris
First European training for musicians wanting to work in healthcare settings – delivered in English. Nurope nomadic university, Ljubljana, 17-21 Oct
The Nurope initiative of nomadic learning moves around Europe and organises 'oases' of mobile philosophical laboratories.
Caucasus & Central Asia
International Culture Fair "Caucasus 2007", Georgia, 13-20 Oct (registration deadline: 1 Sep)
Caucasian art showcase, drama performances, meetings and conferences. Open Society Institute, Partnership for Development grants (deadline: 31 Aug)
Arts and Culture Program grants scheme open to initiatives in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Mongolia, Turkey, and Afghanistan.
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