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26 Jun. '19

Open call K3 residency programme 2020/2021

Deter/Müller/Martini | In the forest there is. Photo: Thies Rätzke
K3 | Tanzplan Hamburg invites choreographers to apply for their residency programme. The programme provides three eight-month residencies to choreographers who are currently at the beginning of their career and have produced some choreographic work of their own.
The residency starts in August 2020 and runs until April 2021. The goal is to develop and strengthen the connections between choreographic practice, research, artistic production, and qualification. The programme includes mentoring and dramaturgical, technical, and production related support. Over the course of the residency the three choreographers will each develop a full-length piece that is presented at the end of the residency on three evenings.

Deadline for applications is 12 August 2019.
Applicants can send in their application through the online application form.

Application requirements:

The applicant must be at the beginning of his/her career and should have already implemented some projects of his/her own.
The applicant is available for the entire duration of the residency from August 2019 until April 2020 to stay in Hamburg.
The applicant is willing to participate in K3’s outreach programme and other events at K3.
The applicant is interested both in engaging in exchange with other artists, as well as with an interested audience.
The applicant already has some experience in / is interested in dealing with choreography on a discursive level, reflecting on her/his own work, as well as working in a self-organised manner.
Only applications by individuals can be accepted. Applications by teams or ensembles cannot be taken into consideration.
K3 accepts applications in all choreographic fields (also dance for young audience for example) and from all nationalities.

What does the programme cover?
The residency programme covers:

a monthly scholarship (for living expenses, accommodation, etc.);
a production budget for the performances at the end of the residency;
use of the K3 studios;
an accompanying support from the K3 team in the fields of dramaturgy, organisation, technical assistance, and public relations;
active participation in the K3 outreach programme;
optional: participation in regular professional training and other workshops offered at K3;
optional: participation in the MA-Performance Studies programme at the University of Hamburg.

More information
Visit the website of K3 | Tanzplan Hamburg for more information.