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[call for entries] PACT Zollverein a residency programme / deadline: 18.08.2008. / Germany


PACT Zollverein a residency programme
Essen, Germany

PACT Zollverein runs a residency programme, which is open to professional choreographers, theatre and performance makers from Germany and abroad. Shaped to suit individual needs, residencies are available throughout the year and can include rehearsal space as well as administrative and technical support for artists involved in researching, developing or realising projects or productions. The maximum length of any residency is two months for which time accommodation may also be provided by arrangement.

Residencies are awarded by a panel.



A residency can incorporate the following:
- Studio space (from 63 to 173 sqm)
- Technical stage rehearsals (with technical supervision and support)
- Daily professional open class
- Local accommodation
- Specialist advice in: project funding, project management, press and public relations

A residency project will not necessarily have a public showing.


Applications should include:
- the completed application form
- a short letter of motivation
- a project description (including a max. 10 line summary)
- a curriculum vitae for everyone involved in the project
- illustrative material (photographs, broschures, publications etc.)
- press reviews
- a demonstration video (PAL) or DVD of the applicant's own work

(Please do not send the material via registered mail or by e-mail!) All complete applications submitted by this date will be considered and replied to in writing. Successful candidates may be asked to attend a preparatory talk in Essen.

Please note that it is unfortunately not possible to return your application material to you.

The closing date for applications is the 18th of August 2008 (post-marked).



PACT Zollverein
Bullmannaue 20a
phone: 0049 (0)201.289 47 00
fax: 0049-(0)201-289 47 01