DANCE SPACE RESIDENCY PROGRAMME 2015

DANCE FORUM
P O Box 91331 Auckland Park 2006
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DANCE SPACE RESIDENCY PROGRAMME 2015
MARCH – NOVEMBER 2015
PROGRAMME INFORMATION SHEET
CHOREOGRAPHERS RESIDENCY APPLICATION

In 2015 Dance Forum will host a series of residency programmes at the Dance Space, Newtown, Johannesburg. Starting end March and running until mid-November 2015, the choreographers’ residency programme offers choreographers the following:

  • the use of the venue, The Dance Space, Newtown, Johannesburg, for young choreographers who do not have access to space and administrative support for a period of up to six weeks, where the resident artist can create a new work
  • assistance on all levels and, depending on the outcome, the work will be presented at a space in Johannesburg
  • a fee of R10 000
  • airfares and accommodation for two choreographers from outside Gauteng
  • fees for dancers (maximum 10 dancers per choreographer) per residency
  • per diems

Dance Forum will require that selected choreographers:

  • facilitate a weekly Open class at the Dance Space during the residency  
  • show the outcome of the residency at a space in Johannesburg
  • have a Face to Face conversation after the showing
  • submit a full report-back of the process after the residency

Choreographers are invited to apply by filling in the form below and returning it with a proposal and information of the work by November 15, 2014.

Applications for the residency are open to professional South African choreographers and the work must be of a minimum of 30 minutes to one hour. All applications will be considered by the Dance Forum committee, a Section 21 company.

Please return the completed form to: Georgina Thomson, PO Box 91331, Auckland Park 2006 OR email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than November 15, 2014.

This project is funded by
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Download Application form Here

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