Performance Summer Laboratory 2023 calls for French speaking performers in the age between 18 and 31. Young artists, students in the field of performing arts, or experienced amateurs with dedicated interest may also apply.

Where: Frankfurt am Main, Germany

When: from the 4th till the 22nd of September 2023

Deadline for applications: 15th August 2023

Performance Summer Laboratory 2023 is a cultural exchange program in the frame of performance research and exploration, taking place every Summer with/for French and German young adults with previous experiences in the field of dance, performance, theater, music, media, etc. Young artists, students in the field of performing arts, or experienced amateurs with dedicated interest may also apply.

The project covers all costs of participation, including accommodation, meals and workshops. If the application becomes successful a registration fee will be requested to secure the seat.

The project is for those who look for an intensive time of developing oneself in the field of dance/improvisation/performance/cultural education and making performative and artistic exploration. The project entails 18 days of residency/rehearsal as a constant group in Hesse (Germany), including public performance presentations.

Project Frame: Deutsch-Französische Performance Werkstatt
Artistic Titel for 2023: “STOP!parlez – oder von der Schwierigkeit die richtige Wahl zu treffen”
Schedule: from the 4th evening till the 22nd morning of September in Germany (Hesse). Please make sure that you would be able to take part through the entire project period.
Supported by: Hessian Ministry of Culture, City Frankfurt, Franco-German Youth Office

required language skill: English (as the working language in the project) 
as well as either French or German
facilitation: Ferenc Kréti and Jungyeon Kim
documentation of the project in 2018:
documentation of the project in 2019:

How to apply: please send us your application from now till the 15th of August 2023, containing the following information WITHIN ONE PDF-FILE:
– full name, age, city of your residency, phone number and email address
– letter of motivation (approximately one page)
– CV
– dates and times in which you’d be available for an interview (via online) between the 16th and the 17th of August

Costs for participants: The entire cost for residency over 18 days is covered by the project, except the registration fee of 200€, if the application becomes successful.

Contact details:
T-LAP ( Tanz | Theater | Laboratory | Cross-over Productions )
Please send your application to:

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