Brouhaha calling Emerging Artists/Performers for International Residencies/Placements

Deadline: Saturday 31 October 2015.

Please find below information about our new call for emerging young (aged between 18-30 years) artists and performers international residencies and placements.

For the last part of 2015 and during 2016 Brouhaha International will be supported to develop and deliver a number of high quality international arts residencies for young emerging artists and performers. So if you are interested please read on.

These residencies give a UK based young people the opportunity to volunteer in international contexts across the world with partner arts organisations developing new skills and learning from some of the best cultural practitioners in their fields.

If any of these opportunities below appeal to you please email to us the attached expression of interest form or call us for a chat.

Residency 1: Goa Carnival India
http://www.carnifest.com/events/india/goa/686/goa-carnival-2016.aspx
We are looking for one carnival designer maker and one dancer/choreographer or percussionist to locate to Goa, India from 23rd November 2015 till 14th February 2016 (3 months). Cost covered include return flight and subsistence for accommodation and food etc. A UK based dancer/maker/percussionist will be working with different communities across Goa in preparation for Goa Carnival in February 2016.

Residency 2: Cape Town Carnival
http://capetowncarnival.com/
We are looking for one dancer/choreographer to locate to Cape Town South Africa from 28th December to 20th March (3 months). Cost covered include return flight and subsistence for accommodation and food etc. A UK based dancer will be working with different communities across the Cape area in preparation for Cape Town Carnival in March 2016. Learn from Some of Africa top dancers and improve skills in new areas.

Exchange 1: 10th-17th April 2016 San Francisco, USA http://youthspeaks.org/bravenewvoices/
We are looking for three young spoken word artists/performers who will spend 8 days in April 2016 working with other performers from the Netherlands, Belgium, USA and South Africa on the development of new performance work. This collaborative work will be presented at Grand Slam Finals of our20th annual Youth Speaks youth Poetry Slam. Cost covered include return flight and subsistence for accommodation and food etc.

Exchange 2: 1st-8th October 2016 Johannesburg, South Africa https://wordnsound.wordpress.com/
We are looking two three young spoken word artists/performers who will spend 8 days in October 2016 working with other performers from the Netherlands, Belgium, USA and South Africa on the development of new performance work. This collaborative work will be presented at a Poetry Slam. Cost covered include return flight and subsistence for accommodation and food etc.

Pending new funding applications there will be more possibilities for carnival exchanges to:

• Toulouse Carnival (March 2016)
• Cape Town Carnival (April 2016)
• Amsterdam Carnival (June 2016)
• Rotterdam Carnival (July 2016)

Giles Agis
Executive Director
Brouhaha International
68 Upper Hill Street
Liverpool, L8 1YR
T:0044 (0)151 7093334
F:0044 (0)151 7094994
email: giles@brouhaha.uk.com
web: www.brouhaha.uk.com

 

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