30 August 2008, Riga, Latvia. Application deadline: 31 July 2008
New Theatre Institute of Latvia is looking for individual professional artists from object and marionette theatre, visual theatre and puppetry to perform a short gig and give workshop for children in Riga, Latvia during the White Night project, in the evening of August 30.
The gig should be played outdoors between 21:00 and 02:00 and should be possible to repeat 3 to 4 times during the festival night. It should fit both for adult and children audience.
Artists can use small scale or giant puppets, objects and sound or light installations, but there should be no text.
The workshop should be addressed to young audience and should run between 2 to 3 hours during the same day.
The festival will cover international travel, board and lodging (hotel for 3 nights including one preparation day) and offer artistic fee in the amount of 500 Euros.
White Night is an annual festival of Riga city and connects many different events. The object and puppetry night will be organized by the New Theatre Institute of Latvia and will conclude the International Festival of puppet and object theatre Homo Alibi.
In order to apply, please send a short biography in English, photos of your work and DVD of your work (one to be performed in Riga or any other) to the following address:
White Night Project
New Theatre Institute of Latvia
Merkela iela 13-700
Riga LV 1050
For further information please contact Gundega Laivina by email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone +37167212631
Copyright 2008 New Theatre Institute of Latvia.
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