Open Call:  Works in Progress Wanted for Raw Material

Are you in the process of creating a new work or have an idea you want to develop?

Dance Resource Base is offering an exciting opportunity for dance artists from all dance backgrounds and experience levels to present a work in progress in Raw Material programmed as part of Catalyst Dance Fest.

Raw Material is an informal sharing that will take place in the Rehearsal Room in Belfast’s Lyric Theatre, with minimal tech in an informal manner, to an audience made up of industry professionals and public.

The sharing will be followed by a structured feedback session.

To apply please email with a video link of work so far along with the following information:

Title of the submitted work
Name of the choreographer, bio & CV
Names of dancers and bios
Description of the piece in (300 words)
Length of piece 15min max.

** If you do not have a video link, videos of past work would be accepted along with a longer description (500 words) of the work.

Deadline: Monday 2nd March, 4:00 pm

We are able to offer a small stipend for selected work.

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