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ETC – European Theatre Convention: Artist Residency Programme

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ETC - European Theatre Convention are looking for emerging theatre artists (particularly stage directors and dramaturgs) to join them in the sixth edition of the ETC Artist Residency Programme, offering placements of 4 to 8 weeks at ETC Member Theatres.

The selected artists will join the creative team of a theatre production process, thus gaining insights into new working methods and discovering the daily routine and structures of a European public theatre. The ETC Artist Residency Programme is a scholarship that supports international cooperation, fosters new perspectives and professional artistic experience. It does not offer a paid position in the participating theatres.

What does the Artist Residency Programme offer?

  • Residency in one of the participating theatres with mentoring.
  • Travel from your hometown to the theatre within Europe and countries participating in the EU Programme Creative Europe (up to €300).
  • Accommodation during the time of the residency in the city of the theatre.
  • Financial contribution to your local expenses (subject to the actual period of stay).
  • Participation in the ETC International Theatre Conference in Opole (Poland), May 2023 (including travel, per diems and accommodation).

ETC is offering seven residency placements:

  • Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe (Germany/Karlsruhe) – 27 March 2023 - 26 May 2023.
  • Cyprus Theatre Organisation (Cyprus/Nicosia) – 6 February 2023 - 19 March 2023.
  • Divadlo Jána Palárika v Trnave (Slovakia/Trnava) – 20 March 2023 - 5 May 2023.
  • Göteborgs Stadsteater – Backa Teater (Sweden/Göteborg) – 24 January 2023 - 31 March 2023.
  • Schauspielhaus Graz/Austria – To be jointly determined, between 1 January 2023 - 30 June 2023.
  • Slovak National Drama Theatre (Slovakia/Bratislava) – 3 January 2023 - 13 February 2023.
  • Slovensko Narodno Gledalisce Nova Gorica (Slovenia/Nova Gorica) – 3 January 2023 - 17. February 2023.

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