Women & The Future: A Diverse Actions Commission, Lancaster Arts

Women & The Future: A Diverse Actions Commission, Lancaster Arts

Deadline 12noon Wednesday 18th April

Working together with Live Art UK (the national network of Live Art promoters), Lancaster Arts is now offering a Diverse Actions commission for a new piece to premiere as part of its autumn 2018 Season.

Who can apply?

For this opportunity, we welcome applications by women from a BAME background who are:

–          based in the North of England (Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, Cumbria, Durham, North Yorkshire, East Riding of Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire)


–          have a minimum of 5 years of professional experience as an artist (working within any art form, so long as your proposal is for a piece of Live Art)

We recognise and acknowledge the fluidity of the aforementioned terms and encourage applicants to self-define.

–          A commission/artist’s fee of £3,000

–          A materials budget of up to £500

–          A marketing and evaluation budget of up to £500

–          Access to rehearsal space and research facilities at Lancaster Arts

–          Technical support

–          Travel and accommodation costs

–          Marketing, communications and evaluation support

–          Dramaturgical and producer support

–          A long term and in depth relationship with Lancaster Arts

–          The opportunity to premiere the piece as part of Lancaster Arts Autumn 2018 season

To apply, please visit our website for full details