Zelyonka Fest Summer Residency Open CallZelyonka Fest Contemporary Dance Festival is announced an OPEN CALL for two weeks residency for young choreographers (under 35). The Residency dates are from July 31 till August 14, 2015.

Deadline for application: June, 1, 2015

Where: Berdychiv city, Ukraine

When: from July 31 to august 15, 2015

Zelyonka Fest Contemporary dance festival is the annual international dance festival in Ukraine. Each year we connect contemporary dance professionals from all parts of Ukraine in the frames of Ukrainian Dance platform and invite dance companies from different countries.

We are looking for two young choreographers to share their approaches for creating a contemporary dance performance with ukrainian dancers during two weeks of the residency. We call on innovative and creative choreographers with their ideas, thoughts and plans to forge new connections.

Using contemporary dance we connect and form relationships with ukrainian dancers and choreographers all over the world.

At the end of Residency the choreographers will present their work at one of the venues in Kiev. The duration of the work is 15 to 30 minutes. During the residency you will get 6 hours a day at the rehearsal space and sound equipment.

How to apply:
Interested choreographers should apply to Zelyonka Fest CDF by submitting a full CV and a performance proposal stating your approach to creating the piece during the period of the residency.  Please keep your proposal brief, but ensure you include:

Whether you have received/will be seeking additional funding for the work.
How the residency will support your artistry and career development.
What you hope to achieve at the end of the residency and your next steps.
?Your choreographing experience (if any), teaching style/technique and how you would approach your sessions.
The application should include the links to your choreographic works

The Festival will cover your travel expenses and/or accommodation in the room close to Residency building.

Contact details:
For any questions or queries please email: residency.zelyonka@gmail.com

web-site of the festival: www.zelyonka-fest.org