June 17, 2007
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Grants for Mobility
Roberto Cimetta Fund
International association promoting artistic exchange and the mobility of professionals in the contemporary performing arts and visual arts within the Mediterranean area – apply for individual travel grants. STEP beyond mobility scheme
European Cultural Foundation's travel grants scheme for artists and cultural practitioners covering the EU and EU neighbouring countries such as the Balkans and Turkey.
Calls for participation
Puzzle Project "Conflict?", Romania, Jul 20-27 (deadline: Jun 25)
A week- long cooperation between artists coming from well-known "conflict areas", held in Bucharest, applications invited in several art forms. International Videodance festival, Montevideo, Uruguay, Sept 07 (deadline: 1 Aug)
Applications invited for FIVU 07 – video dance submissions welcomed. Avant-Garde Dating, Berlin (deadline: 20 Jul)
An experimental dating service investigating issues associated with contemporary relationships invites artists to apply for a unique experience. 'Best German Dance Solo' (open to all nationalities), Leipzig – deadline 30 Sept
euro-scene Leipzig, festival of contemporary European theatre and dance, calls for the submission of entries to the international competition. Fronte[i]ras 07, Portugal/Galicia, Sept (deadline: 22 Jun)
International Meeting of Transdisciplinary Arts – open call for artistic projects for residencies to be held on Portuguese/Spanish (Galicia) border in September 2007. International solo theatre festival, Lima, Peru (deadline: 30 July)
Ni Tan Solos – call for submissions of solo theatre pieces for festival (call in Spanish). Creative Forum for Independent Theatre Groups Europe-Mediterranean, Alexandria, Egypt, 1-10 Feb 2008 (deadline: 30 Sep)
All theatre groups that come from Europe and/or Mediterranean are invited to apply for the 5th Creative Forum in Alexandria.
PACT Zollverein residencies 2008, Jan-Jun, Essen, Germany (deadline: 20 Aug)
January – June 2008 residencies at the PACT Zollverein choreographic centre in Essen, Germany – open to artists in dance, performance and media art. La Napoule, France, Feb-Mar 08 (deadline: 1 Jul)
A unique environment of interdisciplinary collaboration and creativity at the Château de La Napoule on the Côte d’Azur – open to artists in many arts disciplines. Nodar guest studio (Nogs residency), Portugal: open deadline
Situated in a small village in the north of Portugal – open to residency applications in many disciplines. Artists strongly encouraged to interact with environment
& people. ArtistNe(s)t artists in residence, Romania, Oct 2007 (deadline: 30 Jun)
Swiss Cultural Programme supports the creative activities of artists and researchers and encourages the dialogue between Romanian and foreign artists – a range of residency opportunities offered.
Commedia dell'Arte workshops, Palmela, Portugal, 27-29 Jul
Workshops to be held during the International Festival of Street Theatre – FIAR – in Palmela. Improvisation workshop for dancers & musicians, Maribor, Slovenia, Jun 22-27
Workshop improvisation for dancers and musicians titled Eye – experience – Ear – read with Katie Duck and Wilbert de Joode from Magpie Music Dance Company. ME and YOU + Something in Between, BITEF interactive theatre programme, Belgrade, 24-28 Sep (deadline: 15 Aug)
Apply NOW for this inspiring interactive art programme that gathers performing artists from Europe for 5 days of workshops, round table and working sessions followed by public presentation of participants’ projects Port Performance workshops, Berlin 18-28 Jul (deadline: July 4) AND Gdansk/Gdynia, Poland 12-22 Aug (deadline: 1st Aug)
International performance art workshop held for the first time in Berlin to develop and present new work to the public. Also workshop in Poland in August. Double Edge Theatre, USA, Internship programme (training), Sep – Dec
A fee-paying internship program for students who wish to explore and develop their own artistic identity/interests while simultaneously learning about the inner workings of an ensemble theatre.
Caucasus & Central Asia
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