Emergency 2015 – Calls for Proposals, hÅb / Word of Warning

Deadline: Friday 14 August, 17:00

Emergency, our annual platform for live art and contemporary performance, is celebrating its sweet sixteenth birthday!

In 2015 the sixteenth Emergency takes place on Saturday 3 October, at Z-arts, Manchester (12-10pm) with the callout for proposals open from Tuesday 14 July to Friday 14 August, 5pm.

So we are looking for artists working in live art, contemporary performance, time-based media and interdisciplinary arts are invited to submit proposals of short pieces of work, works in progress or extracts of longer works for inclusion in this event. Proposals are also encouraged for durational, one to one and limited capacity work; performance installation and intervention-based works in and around the spaces.

Emergency is:

• a free, public micro-festival + open submission platform;

• an opportunity for artists to meet, show and peer-review work;

• a selection event for a number of small Works Ahead commissions to be developed + supported by hÅb.

Apply here: emergencymcr.org