Life Long Burning
General Project Description:
Life Long Burning (LLB) is a project supported by the Culture Programme of the European Union and dedicated to the sustainable support of the European contemporary dance and performance field and the enlargement of its audience. It is implemented throughout a five-year period (July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2018) by a wide-spread and highly professional network of dance associations, companies and production houses: 4Culture (RO), CCN Montpellier (FR), Cullberg Ballet (SE), danceWEB (AT), Het Veem Theater (NL), Lokomotiva (MK), Station (RS), Tala Dance Center (HR), Uferstudios (DE), Ultima Vez (BE), Workshop Foundation (HU) and workspacebrussels (BE). Through its various activities, LLB strengthens transnational cooperations, fosters the mobility of artists and their works, contributes to career development, cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue and promotes knowledge transfer, audience outreach and the public display of dance. It comprises of 10 activities: Prix Jardin d'Europe (European dance prize for emerging choreography), Dance Radar Europe (virtual PR platform), Dance Works! (co-production of dance productions), Critical Practice (training program for emerging dance writers), danceWEB Scholarships (training program for emerging dancers), Wild Cards (support of artistic development through residencies and workshops), Performance Situation Room (research and knowledge-sharing modules), teachback (research on dance education), Dance fiction (open source documentation/publications on project activities) and SuSy-Support System (education and development of young dance administrators).
News! Open call for co-production 2013-2014
In the frame of Life Long Burning activity Dance Works! Cullberg Ballet is making an open call for applications for co-productions 2013-2014. To apply for the co-production you should:
Be an emerging choreographer who has already produced a few works
Be a Swedish citizen or Swedish based artist
Create a full evening piece
Involve artists/collaborators from at least three EU member states
The maximum amount you can apply for through Cullberg Ballet is EUR 10,000, this amount should represent a third of the co-productions total budget.
Additional information for co-productions 2013-2014
To be part of the selection for the Prix Jardin d'Europe (European dance prize for emerging dancers) the co-production should be Premiered by April latest March 2014. The piece should also be documented on video for selection by the jury.
Download and fill in the application form Dance Works! and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org by the 10th August 2013
Projektet genomförs med stöd av Europeiska Kommissionen.