Grant for presenting Korean performances


Center Stage Korea

Center Stage Korea (CSK), initiated and organized by Korea Arts Management Service (KAMS), is a partnership with international presenters.

In cooperation with festivals, venues and networks, Center Stage Korea introduces Korea’s diverse performances to audiences around the world, thus strengthening cultural enrichment, mutual understanding and exchange in the field of arts.

Who can apply

International presenter (in charge of a festival, venue or network) seeking to organize a program featuring Korean artists/groups

Eligible project

-The proposed project must remunerate Korean artists/groups appropriately (e.g. performance fees, accommodation and per diem).
-The proposed project must start and end between February 2019 and December 2020

* Projects that start in 2020 are to provide Korean artists/groups with financial support in 2020.

Type of project

-A single festival or venue presenting Korean program

Korean program (1 or 2)

1. Featuring two or more Korean artists/groups

2. Featuring Korean group(s) in an opening or closing performance

※ It is strongly recommended that Korean programs are accompanied by an additional program on Korean performing arts (e.g. workshop, forum, press meeting, talk with the artist and reception).

※ KAMS is willing to help international presenters who are interested in organizing Korean programs but have insufficient information on Korean artists/groups. Please feel free to contact KAMS

–  A Tour featuring one or more Korean performing artists/groups planned by two or more partner organizations at several festivals/venues

Submission Period: November 1 – 30, 2018

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