Application Deadline: February 15th 2019.
DOTE is calling the new generation of contemporary dancers from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA region) para la Dancing on the Edge Scholarship Program 2019. Dancing on the Edge (DOTE) offers scholarships to young talent from the MENA region to attend a three-week summer dance workshop program in Amsterdam, taking place from 6 – 26 July 2019.
DOTE is the only organization in The Netherlands solely devoted to stimulating artistic exchange in the fields of contemporary dance, theater, and multi-media with the MENA region. The scholarship is offered in collaboration with the Henny Jurriëns Studio (HJS). HJS is the most prominent dance-training institute for professional level dancers in The Netherlands. DOTE and HJS have been collaborating since 2012 offering scholarships.
Dancing on the Edge Scholarship Program
The scholarship allows dancers to participate in the Amsterdam Summer Intensive. For three weeks (from 6-26 July), dancers can take technique classes and participate in workshops, taught by teachers representing the most important companies and styles in today’s contemporary dance world. These include Akram Khan, Kidd Pivot (Crystal Pite), Peeping Tom and Eastman/Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, and many others. The program is an ideal opportunity for dancers to study in an international atmosphere together with other professionals and professionally oriented dancers. Dancers can also attend performances from the cutting-edge Julidans Festival, which takes place at the same time.
The DOTE Scholarship Program covers travel and visa expenses, accommodation, program fees, and some performance tickets. There is no per diem: participants are expected to pay for their own living and other expenses. They should also pay their own travel/health insurance.
Dancers applying must
- come from (and be at least partly based in) an Arab country or Iran
- tener al menos algo (y preferiblemente sustancial) experiencia de entrenamiento y desempeño en danza contemporánea
- no ser mayor de 27 años
- be capable of travelling and living independently for this period
- tener recursos suficientes para pagar los alimentos y otros gastos de subsistencia que pueden ocurrir en este período
- Tener o poder adquirir un seguro de salud / viaje para este período.
- organizar su propia visa si es necesario (con la ayuda de organizar fiestas)
Applications happen through esta form. Please submit your filled in form before February 15th 2019.
For questions, please write to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Para más información:
Visite la página web oficial del programa de becas Dancing on the Edge 2019