Festival International de Vidéo Danse de BourgogneIn May 2015 the Festival International de Vidéo Danse de Bourgogne will dedicate its 7th edition to the theme “The Politics of Space” through curated screenings, workshops, and conference events. Workshop announcements and conference submissions will be announced shortly; this call is for a screening program that will address the festival’s theme, which can be interpreted broadly in order to foster dialogues concerning how the intersection of diverse movement and image forms investigate, create, and interpret space. Beyond films that are simply set in diverse locations, the festival is seeking works of screendance that actively question and engage the relationships of space within and as moving images.

Deadline for application: January 5, 2015

Where: Bourgogne, France

Additionally, the festival is particularly interested in works that use space to explore ideas of: (more…)

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Change of Scene Open Call

November 19th, 2014 | Posted by Mihaela Griveva in Open Calls - (0 Comments)

Change-of-Scene-Open-CallThe Robert Bosch Stiftung and the German Centre of the International Theatre Institute announce the third round of funding for the program Change of Scene to support international partnerships in the Performing Arts.

Deadline is February 15, 2015. Applications can be submitted online.

The funding programme aims to stimulate and establish lasting international partnerships between two countries. An application can be submitted by theatres and independent theatre groups from the areas of drama, dance, music theatre, puppet theatre and performance in the German-speaking region (Germany, Austria, and Switzerland) who are interested in collaborating with partners from North Africa or Eastern Europe.

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How To Encourage The Best Response

November 19th, 2014 | Posted by Mihaela Griveva in Tips - (0 Comments)

How-To-Encourage-The-Best-ResponseWe love helping organizations and dancers connect and work together. That is why we would like to give you guidance on how to write your opportunity to encourage the best response.

How to make your opportunity stand out on Dancing Opportunities’ website:

1. Get straight to the point. People tend to scan the first few lines before deciding to read further.

2. Keep it clear. Answer the questions Who, What, When, Where & Why (Share the benefits for the attendees of your program, workshop, etc.). (more…)

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European Festival Of Contemporary Dance La Becquée

The European Festival of Contemporary Dance La Becquée will take place in Brest, Guilers, Guipavas and Plougonvelin. This festival, focused on contemporary dance, is opened to all European dancers without limitation.

Deadline for applications: 31st December 2014 (All documents must be sent by post.)

When: 02nd to 11th October 2014 (to be confirmed)

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MOPDC's Winter Intensive Dance, Choreograph, EnvisionMOPDC’s Winter Intensive: Dance, Choreograph, Envision
January 17 – January 19 @ Barnard College, NYC

This weekend Winter Intensive will offer intermediate/advanced dancers the opportunity to explore and connect with various dances of the African Diaspora, tools for creating socially conscious choreography, and experiential insight as to ways in which Dances of the African Diaspora can be incorporated in Dance Theater.

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