Baltic Nordic Circus Network > New Horizons Leadership Programme

Baltic Nordic Circus Network are looking for emerging professionals who want to take a leading role in shaping the future of contemporary circus in the Baltic Nordic region.

Participants will go through a programme to reflect and discover their capabilities as a leader based on theory, values and observation.

From September 2020 – May 2021 the NHLP cohort of emerging leaders will work with a toolkit, attend seminars and preparatory workshops, read, write, reflect, discuss (online), and each carry out a 3 week experience in another country. In May 2021 emerging leaders will also participate in a forum with Baltic Nordic Circus Network as well as international peers and cultural managers to share about their reflections, experiences and ambitions.

Each emerging leader will receive a bursary of €1000 to cover all travel and related costs.

To participate in NHLP you need to:

  • Be based in a Baltic-Nordic country or Russia.

  • Speak English and/or a Scandinavian language.

  • Be under the age or 30 and working in contemporary circus OR be over 30 and not work in contemporary circus, but in performing arts.

  • Be available for a 3 week experience in another country between October 2020 – March 2021.

  • Be available for a training session 22-23 September 2020.

  • Participate in a public forum May 2021 – dates TBA.

  • Be passionate about the future of contemporary circus.

Deadline: 8 August 2020

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