Call For Artists: Flying Solo Commission

Call For Artists: Flying Solo Commission

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DEADLINE EXTENDED - SUBMIT INTEREST BY FRI 3 FEB 2012

Contact will invite six solo performers to pitch to win mentoring support, rehearsal space, and the opportunity to develop & perform a new solo show in New York and Amsterdam, before bringing it back to Manchester for The Flying Solo Festival in 2013.

If you would like to apply, first answer the question: Why is it the right time for you to fly solo?

Send your answer, along with examples of your work to: KateCatling@contactmcr.com by FRI 3 FEB 2012.

NOTES:

Successful applicants will be invited to attend a week of development workshops with this year's Flying Solo Festival performers, and then will pitch publicly in front of an audience and judges on Sat 3 March.

The winner of the prize will win mentoring support from Fuel, rehearsal space, and the the opportunity to develop & perform their solo show at LaMaMa, New York; MC Amsterdam; and Contact, Manchester.

The winner of 2011's prize, Nikky Norton Shafau, will perform her piece, Digging Deep: The Adventures of Sky The Reluctant Hero on Sat 3 Mar, 7:30pm.

Supported by Contact in collaboration with Fuel, LaMaMa, CultureHub and MC Amsterdam.

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Flying Solo Pitch 2011 Nikky Norton Shafau
Flying Solo Pitch 2011 Nikky Norton Shafau

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