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.
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 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.