BLACK BRITISH DANCE PLATFORM

Deadline
2022-01-05
Artistic fields
Dance
Eligibility
Location
United Kingdom
Nationality
United Kingdom
Rewards
Exhibition
2022-05-02 - 2022-05-06
Let's Dance International Frontiers
Leicester, GB
Production
Successful applicants will receive: A performance fee of up to £1,300. Travel, accommodation and rehearsal space, to be negotiated. A one-week residency in preparation at Dance4, to be negotiated. The opportunity to showcase your work on Wednesday 4 May 2022 as part of Let’s Dance International Frontiers at Curve Theatre in Leicester. The opportunity to attend CPD workshops and conferences. Dance from England development opportunities: 1-2-1 support to help guide your international objectives Access to a bursary for onward touring outside of the UK A paid invitation to join the selection process for the 2023 edition of the BBDP platform. Advocacy and mentorship from Serendipity and Dance4. Advice and guidance on pitching and marketing your work from Serendipity and Dance4. Opportunities to build an industry network during the wider festival programme.
Description
The Black British Dance Platform is collaboration between Serendipity and Dance4, with the ambition to support and nurture dance artists from the African and African Caribbean Diaspora, who are based in England, with a desire to present work internationally. Through the Black British Dance Platform 2022, Serendipity and Dance4 will showcase two independent artists/companies as part of Let’s Dance International Frontiers 2022 supported through Dance4’s Dance from England programme. This platform and partnership will lead to increased international connectivity and visibility of Black British Dance, through a dedicated platform where work will be shared with international promoters and venues. The Black British Dance Platform is part of Serendipity and Dance4’s joint commitment to affect long-term change in dance through the leadership of both organisations. This collaboration supports their aims to cultivate a sector that is representative of contemporary Britain, broadens the presence of independent artists internationally and enriches international perspectives into England’s dance ecology.
Location
Leicester, United Kingdom
Cost
Participation fee
1300 GBP
Additional fees
Travel, accommodation and rehearsal space, to be negotiated.
Required documents
Project Description
Application type
Online Form
Contact
Serendipity
Jury Members
Dance4
Previous Winners
Fubunation
Dani Harris-Walters
Selection Date
2022-01-19