The new residency programme at Ģertrūdes ielas teātris in Riga offers support to young contemporary performing arts professionals from Baltic countries (except Latvia) and Nordic countries working in the fields of theatre and dance.
The residency programme has been developed to encourage the creative process and allow young artists to undertake focused experimentation and research. They will also have the chance to become acquainted with the Latvian performing arts scene.
The residency offers an opportunity to work on the development of an artistic project during a four-week research phase. Two individual artists or artistic groups (max 4 participants) will be selected for two residencies: 20 July – 16 August 2020 and 24 August – 20 September 2020.
Accommodation and per diem for the residency period.
Reimbursement of travel expenses.
Fee (1500 EUR, incl. taxes per artist/team).
Access to working studios and performance space.