"9 /34 Platform" - open call

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"Platform 9 3/4" is a project for distributing theater performances at DERIDA Stage. It is aimed at young teams at the beginning of their career. The main objective of the project is to create a platform at DERIDA Stage that would present young independent artists in partnership conditions, through which to support and encourage their career development. For two weeks (May 27 - June 10, 2020) an invitation will be open to including in the platform of premiere or already active performances of independent artists. 8 of the candidates will be selected, who will be presented on the DERIDA Stage in the new season. At the end of “Platform 9“ ”, two of these 8 projects will be selected to be presented regularly in the monthly program on the stage.

The selected eight teams will receive stage space for rehearsal and adaptation process, as well as technical and artistic support from the team of DERIDA Stage. The rehearsal-adaptation period of the realization of “Platform 9“ ”will take place within the months of July, August, and September. Meetings of the audience with the teams are planned after the performances, where the spectators will be able to ask questions, as well as give feedback about the performances.

How to apply?

In order to apply, please fill in the формуляра за кандидатстване.

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All the applications will go through a selection process, and the chosen artists will be informed by email by June 22, 2020.

What is the deadline?

The deadline is June 10, 2020.

NB: DERIDA Stage team appreciates and thanks to all the candidates. The result will be published on our website as well as communicated with each selected team.


The project is being realized with the financial support of Sofia Municipality, "Culture" Programme.