Open call for 6 Scotland based early career artists of choreographers & composers to work together in residency to create scores that will be presented at DanceLive and Sound Festivals.
Selected applicants will work together collaborating and creating under the facilitation of Ian Spink and Bill Thompson.
Dates: 23-25 August
Location: Citymoves Dance Agency
Details: Time for artists to work, experiment and establish groupings, with the help of Ian Spink & Bill Thompson.
3 mentoring sessions with facilitators Ian Spink and Bill Thompson
Dates: End of August–mid-October
Details: Artists work in their groupings to create pieces to be presented at DanceLive and soundfestival. How the artists choose to do this will be up to them, for example, having weekly studio time together or an intensive period of creation.
20–23 October: DanceLive Festival
26–30 October: soundfestival
Details: Finished works will be shown throughout both festivals in any form the emerging artists deem appropriate to their stage of career & journey the work has gone on.
Dates: 1–18 November
Details: Evaluation of project, process, gathering feedback from artists, facilitators, audiences and organisations.
We are committed to working with and supporting artist from under-represented groups. To enable this, there is a two-stage application process: an initial selection is made then this is narrowed down in a second stage selection process. If you are a female, disabled and/or ethnic minority artist, you can self-select to be put forward automatically to the second round if you want.
Financial support for the opportunity is an all inclusive fee funded by Idlewild, soundfestival & Citymoves Dance Agency.
Thanks to Creative Scotland for making funding possible by CS Venues Relief Fund.
Click here to apply.
Megan, Dance Development Coordinator at Citymoves – email@example.com
Kadri, Coordinator at sound – firstname.lastname@example.org