Open Call | Bulgarian Dance Platform

danceWEB is looking for young dance critics/researchers/independent dance curators/artists interested in getting to know the contemporary dance scene in Bulgaria.

The 4th edition of the Bulgarian Dance Platform is taking place from 16–20 May in Sofia, hosting performances, discussions and artist gatherings. It presents a collection of choreographic work performed by selected independent dance artists, who explore the boundaries of choreography and movement and aim at challenging aesthetics and forms.
The complete programme is available here as of March 2024.

When: 16–20 May 2024

Where: Sofia, in the frame of the International Festival of Contemporary Dance and Performance Antistatic.

The offer includes:
+ travel
+ accommodation
+ free entrance to the performances

If the selected participant is interested in writing an article for the Bulgarian Dance Platform, a platform can be provided where the text can be published.

Who can apply:
Only young dance critics/researchers/independent dance curators/artists coming from and/or residing in Austria are eligible to apply.

Application requirements:
Please send
– a motivation letter, max. 1 page
– a current CV, max. 1 page
to danceWEB, who will implement the selection.
All documents need to be sent in English.

Application deadline: 15 March 2024
The selected participant has to provide a written feedback report after the participation!