Roberta Levitow October 2, 2015 No Comments

Sundance Institute: call for play submissions

Sundance Institute:Multi-Year Initiative to Support Theatre Artists from Middle East/North Africa

Sundance Institute announced a significant expansion of its international cultural exchange programs for independent artists with a new, multi-year initiative to support theatre-makers from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).

With the goal of creating new opportunities for cross-cultural connectedness and in-depth mutual artistic reflection and exploration, the Institute will expand its existing international Labs to include a pilot Theatre Lab in MENA, to take place in May 2016. Theatre artists in the U.S. and from MENA can submit their work for consideration for this Lab as well as a new Theatre-Makers Residency at the Sundance Resort in Utah in summer 2016.

Eligibility for the Theatre Lab: US and MENA Playwrights, Directors, Composers and Librettists

Eligibility for the Residency programme: US-based playwrights or two-person collaborative teams

Deadline: 15 October

Find all details online

Application guidelines are also available in Arabic and French.