Deadline: 15/03/2019

Dragon Dance Theatre Mask Making and performance Workshop and residency

Hands on / mask-making/ lanterns/ theatre/ mytho-Drama/ public performances. Toulouse, August.

Description of residency program
This is an in-depth, immersion; a working environment, side by side with, musicians, dancers, actors, puppeteers, painters, printers, poets, writers, sculptors...

We work together in all aspects of the production, from developing the story, creating the masks, improvising the scenes and inventing the music.

Duration of residency: 
Dates are: August 4 to September 2, 2019.
If you cannot stay the whole time, let us know and we will see what is possible.

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
Sculpture, performance, dancing, music, poetry, singing, painting, 

Accommodation
Accommodation is tenting, Solar shower, dry toilets.  
We have the use of a full kitchen, and meals are enjoyed outside
This is the south of France in the summer. 

Studio/ workspace
Sculpture/mask-making studio is set up outside under a covered roof
Warmups and rehearsals are also outside, open air. 

Fees and support
The registration fee is 250 Euros (approx. 290 USD). This is non-refundable. Once you register, your place is reserved. Also, once you register, we can write an invitation letter which you can use to look for funding. 

The 4 week residency fee is 1500 Euros (approx 1700 USD) (which includes meals, materials and workshop fees). Payments are made using PayPal.
Some scholarships are available

Expectations towards the artist
We encourage all participants to be fully integrated in all parts the process, from the maskmaking in the morning to warm-ups and rehearsals in the late afternoon and evening. 

If there is a special reason that you cannot participate in some area, let us know and we will see how best to manage the situation. 

Application information
In order to apply, send us an e-mail with a motivation letter.   We want to know you have read and understood the essence of the residency; collective creation, participation, dancing and singing is part of the process and that is what you are looking for, that is what you want to do, etc. 

We want to know what are your skills, if you play an instrument (not mandatory at all, just that it is good for us to know).  

Dragon Dance Theatre Mask Making and performance Workshop and residency

Dragon Dance Theatre Mask Making and performance Workshop and residency

Location
France

Application deadline
15/03/2019

Residency starts
04/08/2019

Residency ends
02/09/2019

More information
http://dragondancetheatre.wixsite.com/dragondancetheatre/workshops