January 20, 2008
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ImPulsTanz, Vienna: auditions for major dance/performance/fashion project – to be held in Paris, Mar 1-2 (deadline: Feb 15) Various dancers and performers required for performance, dance and fashion project "Runway" (working title), to premiere at the ImPulsTanz – Vienna International Dance Festival 2008, by artists and initiators Marina Abramovic, Ismael Ivo and Riccardo Tisci.
& Sites and the Pour-cent culturel Migros are looking for „mis-guided” projects to reveal the unexpected, the „elsewheres”in the city of Fribourg (CH). 12th International Festival of Choreographic Miniatures, Belgrade, May 12-14 (deadline: 30 Mar) We are inviting you to apply for 12th International Festival of Choreographic Miniatures, a competition for contemporary dance choreographers, which is to be held on May 12th-14th, 2008. in the National Theater, Belgrade, Serbia. Mirage Inter, Belgrade, Serbia: call for performers (deadline: 5 Mar) Mirage Inter, 30 June – 11 July, 2008, Belgrade, Serbia, seeks international and regional performers eager to work on an interdisciplinary and international project in a tight framework. NagiB festival, 2-6 Sep, Maribor, Slovenia (deadline: 5 Feb) The fourth international festival of experimental movement NagiB will take place in Maribor, Slovenia. We invite young emerging authors from the field of contemporary dance and performance Teatro della Pioggia, Siena, Italy – call for Festival Finoallafinedelmundo (deadline: 15 Feb) The Teatro della Pioggia, a theatre group which works in Siena, Italy, is organising the second edition of its theatre and dance Festival, FINOALLAFINEDELMONDO. Reloading Images, Oct, Damascus (deadline: Feb 7) Reloading Images, an interdisciplinary artistic research platform, has opened a call for applications from artists. Deadline February 7th, 2008. Coalition for Daring Behaviour seeks bold artists for international project (deadline: 29 Feb) The Coalition for Daring Behaviour (CFDB) is in search of artists interested in establishing an ongoing exchange of dares, double dares, and possibly triple-dog dares. Danca em Foco (International Video & Dance Festival), Sep, Brazil (deadline: 29 Feb) O dança em foco –International Video & Dance Festival is receiving applications for its International Videodance Screenings. Kennedy Center Arts Management Fellowships 08/09, Washington DC, USA (deadline: 1 Apr) The Fellowship Program provides up to 10 highly motivated, disciplined, and creative artists and arts managers from the United States and other countries with the instruction and experience they need to succeed in today's complex arts environment. Kennedy Center International Summer Fellowship Program, Jul, Washington DC (deadline: 1 Feb) This fellowship program is designed to provide up to 20 international arts managers with an intensive three-year, four-week program on arts management. PACT Zollverein Atelier choreography platform, Essen, Mar 7 (deadline: Jan 23) PACT Zollverein Performing Arts Choreographisches Zentrum announces its next Atelier open to emerging professional artists in dance field. New York Musical Theatre Festival invites open submissions from writers (deadline: 1 Mar) The New York Musical Theatre Festival accepts open submissions from writers for The Next Link Project, through which 18 subsidized production slots in the 2008 Festival are awarded. Montage video dance festival, Johannesburg, South Africa, March 08 (deadline: 15 Feb) ** Updated info – longer videos permitted ** CALL FOR ENTRIES: montage video dance festival. In partnership with FNB Dance Umbrella 2008, Johannesburg, South Africa, 03 & 04 MARCH 2008
Caucasus & Central Asia
Made in the Med – new publication on cultural mobility from Roberto Cimetta Fund Made in the Med: The Challenges of Artistic Exchange in the Mediterranean, a publication on mobility in the Mediterranean area published in English & French by the Roberto Cimetta Fund, is available to download below.
ENCATC to circulate internship requests for students in arts & cultural management – send your opportunities European Network of Cultural Administration Training Centres invites you to contact them if you offer – or are interested in offering – internships for students in arts and cultural management. Scenez Group call for performing artists (all genres) for work in Dubai 2008 (deadline: Feb 15) We are pleased to inform you that we welcome performing arts companies and artists to present their productions in all genres of performing arts European Festivals Association seeks Secretary General (deadline: 29 Feb) The European Festivals Association (EFA) is an umbrella organisation representing more than 100 quality festivals, 11 national festivals associations and 4 cultural networks in 38 countries in Europe and beyond Asia-Europe Foundation: call for interns, Singapore (deadline: 1 Feb – start date: 15 Feb) ASEF-Cultural Exchange has opened a call for interns. Deadline: February 1, 2008. The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) was established in February 1997, by members of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM). It is based in Singapore. ASEF-Cultural Exchange seeks Project Officer, Singapore (deadline: Feb 1) ASEF-Cultural Exchange recruiting a Project Officer. Location: Singapore. The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) was established in February 1997, by members of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM). Centre Choreographique National de Rennes et de Bretagne, France seeks new Artistic Director (deadline: 15 Feb) The position is open to artists with a national and international accreditation in dance choreography. Styx Theatre Company seeks multi-skilled circus artists – auditions in Paris (deadline: 15 Feb) The Styx Theatre Company seeks multi-skilled circus artists under 30 for a new European circus project. Deadline: 15 February 2008.
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