Make & Move

Price

Free Project. Competitive Application Process

Time

09:00am to 17:00pm

Date

Wed 06 May '20

Venue

Dance Limerick

Two-Week Intensive for Emerging Choreographers

22 June - 3 July 2020

Make & Move will provide six emerging choreographers with a two-week intensive in choreographic practice. The intensive is hosted by Dance Limerick Monday 22 June – Friday 03 July 2020. Participants will be mentored by choreographer Catherine Young, who will encourage critical engagement with personal practice from a theoretical perspective.

This opportunity aims to:

- Allow a space for reflection on and development of each participant’s unique artistic voice.

- Focus on giving participants new knowledge from outside experts of the practicalities of working as an independent choreographer.

- Push the participants’ artistic boundaries.

- Encourage new connections.

How to apply:

Fill out the attached application form and submit via email along with a CV to include a link to an example of one work produced to date, to jenny@dancelimerick.ie. Please include in the subject line ‘APPLICANT NAME - Make and Move Application 2020’.

Applicants should confirm availability for the entire period (22 June-3 July) have  and completed the application form in full for their application to be considered. Dance Limerick will aim to provide accommodation to participants normally based in excess of 1 hour drive from Limerick city.

Deadline for receipt of applications is Wednesday 6 May 2020. All applicants will be responded to by mid-May.

Further information available from Dance Limerick at jenny@dancelimerick.ie.

*PLEASE NOTE: In the event that the Covid-19 restrictions are still in effect in June, we will tailor the programme and offer a version that will be delivered online / via Zoom.

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Dance Limerick exists to support the development of professional dance artists within the Limerick region and beyond.

Through a combination of performance platforms, residency opportunities, master classes, talks and lectures, Dance Limerick will advocate for artistic dialogue and exchange. In collaboration with dance artists across a range of practices, Dance Limerick will promote the creation of new and innovative work and will devise programmes of access, engagement and participation for the wider public.

Based at the premises of the former Daghdha Dance Company, Dance Limerick houses offices and a fully equipped studio space along with a separate performance venue known as the Daghda Space

Further information about facilities and opportunities for professional dance artists available from Jenny Traynor at
jenny@dancelimerick.ie