Deutsch-Französische Performance Werkstatt is looking for German or French dancers, performers, actors or actresses in the age between 18 and 31 for a Summer Performance Laboratory; all costs are covered – including travel, accommodation, meals and workshops, except the registration fee of 140€.

Where: Bordeaux in France, Eltville in Germany, Frankfurt in Germany

When: 22nd till 29th August 2021 (in France) as well as 7th till 24th September 2021 (in Germany)

Deadline for applications: till the 14th of August

We look for a person / persons with German or French nationality in the age between 18 and 31 who are interested in taking part in Deutsch-Französische Performance Werkstatt from the 22nd of August till the 24th of September 2021 (with a pausing period in between). It is a cultural exchange program in the frame of performance research and exploration, taking place every Summer with/for German and French young adults with some (professional or non professional) experience in the field of dance, performance, theater or music… The project covers all costs – including workshops, accommodation, meals and travel during the entire project period.

It is a great project for those who look for an intensive time with training in the field of dance/improvisation/performance and making performative and artistic exploration. The project entails about 24 days of residency/rehearsal as the same group in different locations in France and Germany, including public performance presentations in Germany.

Deutsch-Französische Performance Werkstatt, realized since 2012, is initiated by the theater initiative T-LAP (Frankfurt) and its French cooperation partners, with the kind support of Hessische Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst, Das Deutsch-Französische Jugendwerk and Frankfurts Kulturamt.

project title: Deutsch-Französische Performance Werkstatt 2021
organisation: Ferenc Kréti, Vincent Di Santo and Jungyeon Kim
facilitation: Ferenc Kréti and Jungyeon Kim
working language: English
presentation venues in the previous years: Sankt Peter JugendKulturKirche Frankfurt, Theater Landungsbrücken Frankfurt, Sommerwerft Festival Frankfurt, Conservatory of Bordeaux

documentation of the project in 2018:
documentation of the project in 2019:

How to apply: If you are interested, please contact us via Email until the 4th of August – together with your vita. Please make sure to include all three organizers (below) as the receivers of your email. We’d be glad to respond to your questions, as well.

Costs for participants: free of charge in participation (the residency and travel costs are covered by the project, as well) – except the registration fee of 140€

Contact details: T-LAP Interdisziplinäre Theaterinitiative (Ferenc Kréti) and (Jungyeon Kim)
as well as (Vincent Di Sant)

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