Open Call For Jerusalem International Choreography Competition 2020


We invite you to submit your new and original work to our prestigious choreography competition!

Where: Machol Shalem Dance House, Jerusalem, Israel
When: 26-28.11 2020

Deadline for applications: May 15, 2020, at 20:00 Israel time

MASH Dance House cordially invites you to apply to the seventh annual Jerusalem International Choreography Competition, which will take place November 26th-28th, 2020. The semi-finals will be on the evening of the 26th and the finals will be on the evening of the 28th. On the 27th, there will be programming (i.e. additional performances, workshop-leading opportunities) offered to select artists.
MASH is seeking original works that challenge the boundaries of choreography, as a moving-body oriented performing discipline.

The Jerusalem International Choreography Competition is held during Jerusalem Dance Week, which is attended by large audiences, as well as international dance professionals and festival organizers.
2019 Jerusalem International dance week trailer:

Maximum length of work – 15 minutes
Maximum number of performers – 4
1st Prize: €3000
2nd Prize: €2000
3rd Prize: €1000
MASH prize: €500

Participants from outside of Israel will be granted per diem funds for food and local transportation of 100€ per participant.
There will also be a €250 participation gift granted to each invited piece.
Artists who win one of the awards will not receive this participation gift.

Candidates must submit the completed on-line application form by May 15, 2020.
• A complete application includes payment of the registration fee.
• Feel free to forward this invitation to anyone who might be interested

To apply, please use this link to apply:

Costs for participants: 15 Euro for the application fee, transportation to and from the country

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