Derida Dance Center opens a call for residencies of contemporary dance artists from outside Bulgaria

Petia Artefact

Derida Dance Center in Sofia, Bulgaria opens a call for an artistic residency in the field of contemporary dance and performance for 2015.

How many residencies will happen?
Two residencies will happen for contemporary dance artists coming from outside of Bulgaria.

In what time will the residencies happen?
Each residency will last 30 days. The applicants can express their preferences for a 30-day period of rehearsals within the time frame August 1st – October 31st.

What are the conditions of the residency?
Derida Dance Center will provide space and technical equipment (sound system) for rehearsals. Each residency team will receive a sum of 1020 BGN for daily expenses. Travel expenses and accommodation expenses are NOT covered and their organization is a responsibility of the resident.
At the end of the residency either a complete performance or work in progress needs to be presented in Derida Dance Center.
Each resident is required lead a 10-hour workshop with local dancers (5 days, 2 hours per day). At the end of the workshop a presentation of the results will be done in Derida Dance Center. 

How can you apply?
In order to apply for a residency, you need to download, fill in and send the application file to Е-мейл адресът e защитен от спам ботове.  
All the applications will go through a selection process and the applilcants selected for a residency will be informed by e-mail by July 12th.

What is the final date for application?
The final date for sending the application forms is July 5th. The chosen applicants will receive an e-mail by July 12th.
NB! Derida Dance Center team appreciates and thanks to all who are going to send their applications. The results of the selection process will be announced at our website as well as communicated to the applicants.

The project is co-financed by “Culture” Program of Sofia Municipality for 2015.


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