Calls for submissions

Studio 303 supports emerging practices in contemporary dance and interdisciplinary performance. We give priority to emerging or in mid-career artists based in Montreal. If you are an established artist or from out of town, you must demonstrate a good reason for needing our services or wanting to work at Studio 303 in particular. Some of our programming is done by invitation – for Spark, exchange residencies in Vermont, or other special projects. The following is our open call for submissions.

RESIDENCIES 2017-18 Deadline: September 15th, 2016
See the call-out and application form

Summer Residency (July-August 2017)
Up to 100 hours access to the studio/equipment for artists working on collaborative or cross-disciplinary projects. 3-5 projects are selected by a committee including former artists in residence.

Winter Residency (late Dec 2017-early Jan 2018)
This intensive residency is offered to two local artists, who already have a relationship with Studio 303. The residency offers exclusive and unlimited access to the studio, office and technical equipment. You must be technically autonomous.

Métamorphose (October 8th and 9th 2016) Deadline: August 15th, 2016
Studio 303 seeks collaborative projects between one or more visual artists (installation, sculpture, wearable art, etc) and one or more movement-based
artists (dance, physical theatre, experimental circus, performance art, etc) for its interdisciplinary event Métamorphose.
See the Call-out and Application Form

Le Bal des Abeilles (November 26th and 27th, 2016) Deadline: September 15th, 2016
Artists of all disciplines are invited to submit a performing project from 10 to 30 minutes on the theme of “bees” apprehended in a large sense: environment, food system, agriculture, politics…
See the Call-out (in French only) and the Application form

Cabaret Tollé (December 14th) Deadline: September 15th, 2016
Mad, rad, and tired of being had? Be part of an evening of artful indignation and creative protest.
See the Call-out and the Application Form

REMIX (January 28th and 29th 2017) Deadline: September 15th, 2016
Choreographers and movement-based artists are invited to practice the art of dramaturgy on each other’s works.
See the Call-out and the Application Form

Professional workshops 2017-18 Deadline: September 15th, 2016
We are seeking eclectic teachers – local and visiting – to facilitate workshops for professional art-makers in Montreal. These generally take place over one week (mornings only) and occasionally on weekends.
See the application Form

Retro-Exotic Vidéodanse (March 4th, 2016) Deadline: November 30th, 2016
We are looking for short dancevideos dealing with the concepts of time and space, in a short
format (less than ten minutes). Invite us on a journey of escape!
See the Call-out

Independent productions 2017-18 No deadline
Self-produce a week-end show at Studio 303: $150 – $800 depending on show much support you need.
See our packages and application form.

Practical Details
– Studio 303 is a studio, not a theatre.
– Submissions must be received no later than 5pm the day of the deadline, or the following Monday if the deadline falls on a weekend.
– We will try to give you an answer within 2 months following the deadline.
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