Open call for the project Rail2Dance — applications deadline 15 June 2022


The Rail2Dance partners Städtische Theater Chemnitz – Ballet in Germany, Dance Theatre MD in Tampere, Finland, Plesni Teater Ljubljana in Slovenia and Norrlandsoperan in Sweden invite dance artists who work and live in the respective Tampere (FI), Ljubljana (SI), Chemnitz (DE) and Sweden (SE) to participate in two Rail2Dance Residencies, Mobility Phase (Touring) and a Symposium.

The partner organizations will together select in the project total 5 dance artists from the collaborating cities or countries to be part of this long-term project due to the following timeline.

1. Residency in Ljubljana, Slovenia 04.09 – 13.09.2022

2. Local Action Research – Oct./ Nov. 2022  &  March/Apr. 2023

3. Touring – Performing & Sharing from Finland to Slovenia (Tampere – Vaasa – Umeå – Malmö – Nuremberg – Chemnitz – Maribor – Ljubljana) starting at the end of May until July 2023

4. Two-day Symposium in Chemnitz – Sept 2023

During a later phase an open call will be published to involve additional dance artists from each participating country for a short-term involvement in Rail2Dance.

Deadline for applications: 15th June 2022
Announcement of the selected artists: 30th June 2022

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