Lithuanian Dance Information Centre, as one of the partners of the Big Pulse Dance Alliance (BPDA), is delighted to announce an exciting new commission opportunity: Big Pulse Open Air Commissions. We’re inviting Expressions of Interest from artists interested in developing portable, ecologically aware choreographic ideas for outdoor performances for the people of Europe.
The co-commissions are aimed at a small creativeteam of up to six people touring to create / re-create performances with local participants in a series of public spaces, supported by the BPDA partners. The local participants involved in each location can beprofessionals, non-professionals or a mixture of both. The goal is to help artists create vital, memorable andrelevant choreography that is ecologically andtechnically light on its feet, where the concept of the work can be reconstructed with articulacy and impact in each place.
Deadline is Friday 16 April.
BPDA is a 4-year partnership (2021-2024) of 12 European dancefestivals and institutions united by their passion to promote, strengthen and broaden the reachof the contemporary dance sector.
BPDA partners are: • Tanz im August/HAU Hebbel am Ufer (Germany) • Dance Umbrella (UK) • Dublin Dance Festival (Ireland) • Julidans (Netherlands) • New Baltic Dance (Lithuania) • ONE Dance Week (Bulgaria) • Torinodanza Festival (Italy) • Zodiak – Center for New Dance (Finland) • Sismògraf Dance Festival (Spain) • International Dance Festival TANEC PRAHA (Czech Republic) • CODA Oslo International Dance Festival (Norway) • Danscentrum Sverige (Sweden).