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Opportunities Archive 2016

January

Helga Deasy - Open Call

11/01/2016

Open call to work with Helga Deasy Jan 28 10am-5pm at DanceHouse

RUA RED – Dance Artist Residency Open Call – Apply by 19 February 2016

12/01/2016

RUA RED are currently searching for a dance artist who wishes to expand and deepen their choreographic process and are interested in applying for the Arts Council Dance Artist Residency Scheme in 2016.

ARTS PRACTICE BOOTCAMP – 19 JAN 2016

14/01/2016

HAVOC offers this opportunity in association with the Arts Council Ireland and RUA RED Dancer in Residence programme.  Get prepped and ready for funding applications in 2016!

Contact Improv Workshop 29-30 Jan - Mirva Mäkinen

14/01/2016

Mirva Mäkinen will be leading this workshop after her success at Echo Echo Dance Festival in November 2015.

AUDITIONS – CURIOUS SEED – 20 FEB BY INVITATION

14/01/2016

Opportunity to work with award-winning Edinburgh-based dance theatre company Curious Seed
Workshop / audition by invitation only on:
Saturday, 20 February (13.00- 18.00), Dance Base, Edinburgh

Open Call: Friday New Works - 04 March 2016

15/01/2016

Deadline 29 January @ 12 noon, details of theme and application process here…

Open Call - First Looks

19/01/2016

Dance Ireland, in association with Dublin Dance Festival and Culture Ireland invites proposals for consideration for First Looks - a platform for new work in development curated by Dance Ireland and Dublin Dance Festival.

February

studio 468 announces a new awards programme in 2016 – CITIZEN ARTIST

01/02/2016

CITIZEN ARTIST invites proposals - deadline March 14th @ 5pm.

Graduate Diploma/Master of Arts in Dance (Part time) UL - Applications Open

03/02/2016

Apply or query to Brigitte.Moody@ul.ie.  Click for more details.

St. Patrick’s Day Dublin Bicycle Campaign Urgently Seeks a Choreographer!

03/02/2016

Do you have bicycle choreography ideas and talent you’re dying to show off?  Let Damien at Dublin Cycling know you’re interested by midnight on Thursday 04 Feb!  damodublin@hotmail.com.  Click for draft brief and details.

Open Call to Artists: Follow the Vikings

15/02/2016

Deadline for applications is 01 March.  Emphasis on digital media, projection mapping and moving image.

The Dance Artist Survival Toolkit @ Corp_Real - Galway Dance Days - 8-10 April

15/02/2016

Dance Artist Survival Toolkit @ Corp_Real | Galway Dance Days Festival is a unique opportunity for you to focus on your personal and professional development.  We will facilitate you to understand the skills needed to support the planning of your creative work, to reflect on where you are creatively at present, and support you to think about the development of your practice and artistic/creative work.

Link to Project Award Information Clinic Video

15/02/2016

Couldn’t make it last week? We have a link to the video from the clinic.

Bodies Politic Symposium 25 Feb 2016

15/02/2016

Bodies Politic is a symposium at Maynooth University that brings together artists and academics to discuss the bodies of individuals and the body of the state in the context of the 1916 commemorations.

Irish Writer’s Centre - Managing Creativity Seminary - 27 February

15/02/2016

Irish Writers Centre & Banter present: Managing Creativity, a one-day seminar about managing, selling and marketing your own creative projects.

Maiden Voyage Recruiting Company Manager

16/02/2016

Maiden Voyage Dance is seeking to appoint an experienced, dynamic and motivated Company Manager.  This is a part-time position, 20 hours per week based in the company office in Belfast. Salary is £13,000 per year with holiday entitlement 12.5 days (excluding public holidays).  Click through for links to job spec and application form.

Tribe seeks dancers/peformers for ‘Epiphany’

24/02/2016

This is a paid opportunity, apply by 27 February.

March

Branar - Call for Tiny Shows

04/03/2016

Apply by 25 March 2016

Uillinn Dance Residencies 2017 - Call for Applications

07/03/2016

Deadline 24 March 2016: Details here.

Seo Linn seeks Dancers for Video Shoot March 13 - Dublin

10/03/2016

Note, unpaid opportunity - but big party included!

BRAM STOKER FESTIVAL OPEN CALL

14/03/2016

Apply by March 28, click for details.

TRY! Residencies - Open Call

15/03/2016

Apply by March 27, Click for details from Tipperary Dance Residency

Music Video Dancers and Choreographers needed

15/03/2016

Expenses only opportunity.  Music video choreography and dance.  Express interest ASAP.

Arts Oasis announces availability of partial grants

29/03/2016

Arts Oasis: Partial grants announced: for professional dancers, choreographers, actors of dance, physical theatre,  drama, musical theatre, contemporary circus artists, movement directors, physical theatre directors and multi disciplinary artists.

April

Dance + Acro + Costume Workshop

04/04/2016

Date: Sunday 03 of April 2016
Time: 11.00 – 4.00pm
Cost: €35
Location: The Back Loft, St. Augustine Street, Dublin 8.
Full details within.

NOISEmoves Dance Festival 2016 - 24 April 2016

06/04/2016

Youth dance performances at Civic Theatre, Tallaght and Jazz Dance Class with Lisa Tyrell - book now!

Brighton Dance Network Two Week Summer Intensive

08/04/2016

With Theo Clinkard and others - workshop, train and perform

Centre Culturel Irlandais announces residency recipients

08/04/2016

Dance Ireland sponsored one residency for a dance artist, which was awarded by CCI to Aoife McAtamney.

Michael Keegan-Dolan Call Out for Workshops/Auditions

11/04/2016

Apply by Midnight April 11!

APPLY BY APRIL 15 FOR FAST TRACK >> EXPRESS by DUBLIN DANCE FESTIVAL AND LIVE COLLISION

11/04/2016

Details within!

‘Laochra’ - Dancers Needed

14/04/2016

Unpaid opportunity - contact ASAP to perform at Croke Park.

Big Mistake:  Contact Improvisation Workshop with Itay Yatuv

18/04/2016

Friday 06 May - Sunday 08 May.

Step Up: Dance Project 2016: Open Call For Recent Dance Graduates

18/04/2016

Call is now open - see within for details.  Call closes 03 May.

11th Mediterranean Folklore Dance Festival

25/04/2016

If you are interested in applying to participate see within for application form and PDF of information.  Applications must be received by festival organisers by 30 May.

Culture Ireland invites applications to participate as a delegate at the Internationale Tanzmesse 20

25/04/2016

Culture Ireland invites applications from dance artists, dance company managers and (freelance) dance producers from Ireland wishing to participate in the Internationale Tanzmesse in Düsseldorf, Germany, as part of the Culture Ireland-led delegation.

The Internationale Tanzmesse is a biennial event and an international hub for dance professionals around the world to network with agents, presenters and programmers and generate touring opportunities for their work.

Open Call - Light Moves Festival of Screendance

26/04/2016

Filmmakers, choreographers and video artists are invited to submit for consideration screendance works which embrace dance and all forms of movement through the art of film and video art. Submissions should be made via the festival website. The closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 27 May 2016.

May

Movement Tutor Needed @ Gaiety School of Acting

05/05/2016

See within for details - deadline very short, apply by 06 May!

Body/Landscape Cornwall - 17-23 May

09/05/2016

Last chance to get in touch for this workshop by Frank van de Ven of Body Weather Amsterdam - only two places remaining!  See within for a PDF of the layout of the days and details of costs and travel.

New 3 Year Diploma - Copenhagen - Auditions 04-06 June

09/05/2016

See within for the PDF of details of the new programme and details around the audition process.

DTI recruiting for two key positions

13/05/2016

See within on how to apply for Marketing & Finance Administrator or Centre & Outreach Coordinator by June 10.

Apply for Contemporary Dance Contest

18/05/2016

Tanztheater Erfurt are looking for applications for their contemporary dance contest at 5. Internationales Tanztheaterfestival Erfurt - apply by 01 August.

Dylan Quinn Dance Theatre seeks Apprentice Dance Artist

18/05/2016

See within for details - apply by June 10

Open Call: Tyrone Guthrie Centre Residential Residency

18/05/2016

Now in its fourth year, Dance Ireland and the Tyrone Guthrie Centre continue their partnership to offer a unique opportunity to a choreographer to undertake a two-week residency in Annaghmakerrig from 12-24 September 2016.

Work with Company B!

18/05/2016

Work with Company B for their next generation project ... apply by June 17.

Light Moves Festival - Last Chance to Submit!

23/05/2016

Submit your film by 27 May for consideration for this year’s festival!

OIL & WATER - A series of hybrid dance works.

25/05/2016

Presented by Cathy Coughlan & RUA RED South Dublin Arts Centre 17-19 June @8pm - Matinee 19 June @3pm.

Kildare Dance and Movement Summer School Programme Announced!

27/05/2016

18-22 July.  Ticket prices within.  Arts & Health focus on 21 & 22 July, a partnership between Kildare County Council, Move4Parkinson’s and Dance Ireland.  As part of this partnership, we can offer a 10% discount code on tickets for the week or part thereof for all Dance Ireland members.

Bursary Call Out for 2016 Kildare Dance & Movement Summer School

27/05/2016

Apply by 17 June @ 5pm.  See within for details.

June

Brokentalkers Workshop/Audition Call Out

07/06/2016

Brokentalkers are looking for contemporary dancers and physical performers to work with them on their new piece which will premiere in Dublin in late September 2016.

Audition Opportunity - Gary Rowntree Dance

15/06/2016

Apply by June 24 by email.

Light Moves Screendance Symposium - Open Call for Papers and Presentations

20/06/2016

Apply by 07 July 2016.

Aerial Dance Injury Research - Needs Participants

24/06/2016

Come to DanceHouse on Thursday June 30 from 6pm to be involved - details within.

Culture Ireland at Edinburgh Festivals, 2016

30/06/2016

In 2016, Culture Ireland will host a networking event to facilitate direct engagement with international promoters in Edinburgh for the festivals. This is targeted at those involved in the theatre, dance and literature showcase programme as well as those selected to travel through this open call. The deadline for receipt of applications is 5pm Monday 4th July 2016.

A Hundred. Mapping Contemporary Dance Resources in Europe

30/06/2016

There’s limited information for artists and producers and for organisations in search of partners for exchange and collaboration. The European Dancehouse Network commissioned an action research project in order to explore how knowledge exchange across networks can contribute to a mapping process.

July

Hues Productions Presents: Dance Audition

07/07/2016

Seeking strong professional dancers for a new production Holding on. Dance Audition 24 July @ 11am.

Stephanie Dufresne Changeling

07/07/2016

DI member Stephanie Dufresne and collaborators present Changeling after working in DanceHouse last month with a residency on the final stages of preparation.  Changeling is a Clonmel Junction Festival commission, and is being performed for three nights only.

Emerging Artists Bursaries for the Creation of New Work

08/07/2016

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council would like to invite proposals from Emerging Artists for the Creation of New Work. Closing Date: Wednesday August 10th at 12 noon.

Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch is holding audition

20/07/2016

For experienced male and female dancers. Application deadline: August 28th.

Resort Residency (CAPP) open call for artists

20/07/2016

Deadline August 5

Arts Council NI – Support for the Individual Artist Programme

20/07/2016

Closing Thursday 25th August

Actingacademy.ie is hiring a dance teacher/choreographer

25/07/2016

Join a dynamic creative team this coming September.

HEED FM is looking for people to participate in a sound portrait!

25/07/2016

HEED FM is an art project created by Irish contemporary artist Garrett Phelan.

Grant for professional performers available for Performing Arts Camp 2016 in Tuscany, Italy

25/07/2016

The grant supports accommodation and meals during the International Performing Arts Camp 2016 in Tuscany, Italy. The camp is based at the territory of the 12 century Monastery famous for the name of Dante Alighieri. Project dates:  October 24 - 29, 2016

August

HATCH Residency Workshop Audition

02/08/2016

Rob Heaslip, our inaugural HATCH artist, will be holding a workshop audition at DanceHouse on 26 & 27 August for dance artists to work with him during his residency period from 07 November-03 December 2016.  See within for details.

Body/Landscape 13-18 September 2016 The Aran Islands - Ireland

04/08/2016

Don’t miss the upcoming Body/Landscape Workshop on the magical tiny Island of Inish Oirr from 13-18 September 2016! This intensive 7-day dance workshop is led by Frank van de Ven (Body Weather Amsterdam).

Performance of The Woman is Present:  Women’s Stories of WWII and Women, War and Peace Internation

04/08/2016

Smashing Times Theatre Company presents three performances only of The Woman is Present: Women’s Stories of World War II, on the 14, 15, 16 September 2016 and a Women, War and Peace International Symposium, on Friday, 16 September 2016, with both events taking place at the Samuel Beckett Theatre, Trinity College Dublin.

Open Call: BLUEFIRE STREET FEST - 17TH SEPTEMBER

04/08/2016

Bluefire Street Fest are seeking artists from a variety of backgrounds and practices to submit work.

Performing Arts Japan for Europe (PAJ Europe)

05/08/2016

The Japan Foundation’s Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) for Europe programme provides financial support to European organisations that are planning performing arts projects related to Japan.

PRESS RELEASE: Wrongheaded

05/08/2016

A dancing body’s response to the 8th amendment
LIZ ROCHE COMPANY AT TIGER DUBLIN FRINGE 11-16 SEPTEMBER

Notorious PSG are looking for 18+ dancers

10/08/2016

Notorious PSG are looking for 18+ dancers available on Sat September 10th – for approx. 2 hours for a Scholl experimental engagement event with Dublin Fashion Festival.

PRESS RELEASE: THE NUTCRACKER

11/08/2016

Ballet Ireland is delighted to present The Nutcracker, one of the world’s most beloved ballets, to audiences in twenty five theatres across Ireland this season. The tour of this quintessential Christmas classic will run 4th November - 23rd December, with performances in the Victorian charm of Dublin’s Gaiety Theatre Wednesday 16th - Sat 19th November.

OPEN CALL: Dance Bridges Festival 2017 in Kolkata India

17/08/2016

Dance Bridges Festival is happy to announce the open call for artist applications for it’s 2017 edition in Kolkata, India from August 22-29.

Youth Ballet West 2016 audition

17/08/2016

Youth Ballet West 2016 audition for the upcoming season will take place on Sunday 4th of September at 10am.

Open Call for Cultural Projects - Dublin New Year Festival 2016

25/08/2016

Open to any type of art form or discipline. Closing 05 September.

Dancer in Residence - Kerry County Council and the Arts Council

25/08/2016

The Dance residency seeks to further developing contemporary dance in Kerry - Closing date: September 14th September 4pm

The newly expanded FUEL programme is now open for submissions

25/08/2016

FUEL is open to artists at all stages of their careers who are resident in Galway, Mayo, Sligo, Roscommon, Leitrim or Clare. Applications are open until Thursday 8th September.

A class and performance project - 38 WOMEN

25/08/2016

All women aged 15+ are welcome to take part

FREE DANCE WORKSHOPS WITH MICHAEL KEEGAN-DOLAN. APPLY NOW.

25/08/2016

FREE open workshop programme this Autumn for young aspiring and professional dancers led by Michael Keegan-Dolan, one of Ireland’s leading dance-makers.

Skills Sharing Session & Networking Lunch @ Dance Resource Base

26/08/2016

Thursday 1 September 2016 @ 10am to 1pm

September

PRESS RELEASE: AGE OF TRANSITION (Aoife McAtamney)

01/09/2016

Performing at Abbey Theatre, Peacock Stage as part of Tiger Dublin Fringe 12-16 Sep (preview 10 Sep)

PRESS RELEASE: Low Lying (Robbie Blake /Jessie Keenan / Ciara McKeon)

01/09/2016

Performing as part of Tiger Dublin Fringe 23-25 September

 

PRESS RELEASE: EXHILARATING NEW SHOW GIVES IRISH DANCE A MODERN FLOURISH

14/09/2016

INTO THE WATER @ Smock Alley Theatre, as part of Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival, 18-24 Sep

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council Arts Grants

14/09/2016

Closing Date: Monday 17 October 2016

LUCKY TRIMMER SEEKS ENTRIES

14/09/2016

CALL OPEN until 30 November 2016

PRESS RELEASE: LIGHT moves festival programme launched

15/09/2016

LIGHT MOVES - Ireland’s international festival dedicated to dance on film
Limerick 3-6 November 2016

Workshop: Poetic Movement and the practice of Echo Echo Dance Theatre Company

21/09/2016

Wednesday 19th October 2016, 12noon-3pm at DanceHouse

Echo Echo Festival Symposium: Conversations on Moving and Being Moved

21/09/2016

Friday 25th and Saturday 26th November 2016 @ Echo Echo Studios, Magazine Street, Derry, Northern Ireland

Ecology in Movement - Contact Improv workshop with Javier Cura

21/09/2016

Fri 30 Sep - Sun 02 Oct @ Archbishop Byrne Hall, Synge Street, Dublin

Invitation to Tender - Dance Hub Feasibility Study

26/09/2016

Dance Resource Base, DU Dance (NI) and Maiden Voyage invite tenders to produce a study report into the potential for a regional dance hub for Northern Ireland based in Belfast city centre.  See within for details.

Development opportunity for dramaturgs & emerging dramaturgs

26/09/2016

Dramaturgs support artists to develop thinking and vision as they create their work. South East Dance’s Dramaturg in Residence programme offers two different ways to engage with dramaturgy… TEST and COLLABORATE.

IN CONTEXT 4 – IN OUR TIME: Open Call for New Programme of Commissions

26/09/2016

South Dublin County Council through its public art programme for 2016 - 2019, IN CONTEXT 4 – IN OUR TIME, invites applications from artists and arts practitioners to become a part of this exciting programme of commissions.

Call for volunteers for Guerrilla - a show coming to Dublin Theatre Festival

28/09/2016

Email bebhinn@dublintheatrefestival.com asap for more info

Open Call for artists for Art + Place

28/09/2016

Cork City North West Quarter Regeneration Collaborative Commission.

VINCENT DANCE THEATRE SEEKS GENERAL MANAGER

28/09/2016

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 9AM MONDAY 31 OCTOBER 2016

AGM 2016 - Dance Resource Base and Election of Board of Directors

28/09/2016

in The MAC, Belfast on Friday 14 October 2016 4.45 to 7pm

October

A weeklong Gaga Workshop @ Dance House, Cardiff

12/10/2016

A week long Gaga movement workshop with Erez Zohar 05-09 Dec 2016 10.00 – 13.30pm @ the Dance House in Cardiff, Wales

Workshop with De Dansers as part of Baboro this week

17/10/2016

Learn more about the process of De Dansers and the art of making dance work for children.  Thursday 20 October @ 2pm.

Company B is opening its doors for new members

19/10/2016

Boys aged 8-12 are invited to join a two day dance camp during the Halloween mid-term break, Tue 01 - Wed 02 November, 12-2pm @ DanceHouse

Adare Productions invite audiences to An Ríl Deal, an Irish dancing show.

19/10/2016

Individuals aged ten and over will get the chance to see behind the scenes action of the show, be entertained and all through Irish

Bram Stoker Festival is looking for volunteers

19/10/2016

Help bring the characters in Stokerland and Macnas Sleep No More Twilight Parade to life

November

Dance Video Competition

01/11/2016

SDM is running a streetdance video competition to win £1000.00 for your group, crew or school.

Practical Information Day for people interested in the Laban Guild Creative Dance Leaders Course

01/11/2016

Announcing another Laban Guild Creative Dance Leaders Course starting in March 2017, ending May 2018 with a Practical Information Day in McAuley Place, Naas, Co. Kildare,  on Saturday 19th November 2016, 1pm – 6pm

Instructor of Dance & Assistant Administrative Director of MFA Program

08/11/2016

The Dance Department at Hollins University invites applications for an Instructor of Dance & Assistant Administrative Director of the MFA Program starting in May 2017. This is a renewable, multi-year, non-tenure-track appointment with a contemporary dance focus.

Cork Film Festival -Dance and Theatre Programme

09/11/2016

11 - 20 November 2016

Tickets to Precious Metal / Night Wandering for only €10!

09/11/2016

John Scott’s - Irish Modern Dance Theatre kindly offers Dance Ireland Conference Attendees tickets to Precious Metal / Night Wandering for €10 only!

The Centre Culturel Irlandais CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

15/11/2016

The Centre Culturel Irlandais (Paris) invites applications for its 2017 programme of residencies and bursaries.

Dance Omi is now accepting applications for the 2017 Residency

22/11/2016

A three week artistic and cultural exchange in upstate New York, July 18 - August 7, 2017

Open Call: UCD College of Business seeks first Artist in Residence

24/11/2016

In an exciting new development, UCD College of Business seeks its first Artist in Residence through the Parity Studios.