This project is a week-long set of activities: a 5-day workshop in  Mermaid Arts Centre for 12 participants (dancers and film makers) with a talk on 11th April in Dance House and a Symposium 12th April in Mermaid Arts Centre. It will draw dancers, editors, composers, writers and film makers together to create an exploratory laboratory experience working within dance-and-film. The events are led by choreographer/film maker Dr Adrienne Brown, with invited guest artists Marisa M Hayes and Franck Boulègue of Video Screen Dance, (Bourgogne, France) who are experts in the field to run the week long workshop. 

7 th to 12th April:  5 day intensive training workshop for film and dancers artists with experts Marisa M Hayes and Franck Boulègue (12 selected participants) in Mermaid Arts Centre 

11th April: Free talk (reservations required) DANCE HOUSE – details will be available from 21st March on

12th April: Symposium in Mermaid Arts Centre, consisting of three events including the participants’ screenings and talks, Dr Adrienne Brown with guests in discussion and to close an evening screening of selected dance films from the open call – full details to be announced on 21st March on


1. Film and Dance artists to take part in the 5 day training workshop with a presentation of completed films during the Symposium – Dates – 7 th to 12th April 10.00am to 7.00pm - complete application form here – Dance artists and Film Artists (see FAQ’s below for more details). Deadline 15th March at 5.00pm.

2. Submissions of short dance films to be screened during the conference on 12th April in Mermaid Arts Centre – email a vimeo /Youtube with passwords and cv to 

CLICK HERE for FAQ’s and full details.

Deadline 15th March at 5.00pm.

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