The International Solo Dance Contest is open for professional solos of contemporary dance 5-20 minutes.

Where: Klub Żak, Gdansk, Poland

When: 4 – 8.09.2023

Deadline for applications: 15.05.2023

Participation in the contest is permitted for solos, premiere of which took place between 1.01.2022 and 13.05.2023 or prepared especially for the Contest. The solo should not be shorter than 5 minutes and no longer than 20 minutes. One dancer can submit maximum two solos. 25 artists will be chosen to perform live during the Gdansk Dance Festival. Solo pieces will be judged by an international jury for their artistic value, technical level and originality, awareness of the performance space and dramaturgy of the choreography. In the Contest there are to be 3 prizes and an Audience Award – 6000 Euro total.

How to apply:
Application form and Contest Regulations can be found on website:

Costs for participants: no entrance fee // accommodation and reimbursement of travel expanses (up to 150 Euro) by the organiser

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