Calls For Proposals

Co-MISSION Residencies, March-May 2018

SPECIAL ENROLLMENT: due to an artist’s family conflict one more slot for our March 2018-June 2018 Residency program has become available. We will be accepting application for this opportunity from October 9, 2017-December 11, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, December 11, 2017

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For this special enrolment Links Hall is seeking one artist/project to participate in our CoMISSION Residency program. These residencies will be awarded to emerging artists/collaborative projects who are seeking studio residencies to continue the development of a project they are in the process of researching.

Awarded Artists Receive:

    • Three months of rehearsal space in the Links Hall studios, 10hrs of rehearsal space per week during weekday mornings and afternoons exclusively. Evenings and weekend hours are dedicated to performance and workshop programs.
    • A stipend of $200 per month over the course of the residency
    • The Art of Rehearsal workshop series
    • Support of a paid mentor of their choosing throughout the residency
    • Free access to performances and discussions at Links Hall
    • A work-in-progress showing at the halfway point of the residency.
    • Two fully produced performances during the Co-MISSION Festival of new works the first weekend of Junein Studio A. (Artists perform on a split bill and receive an equal share of ticket sales)
    • Professional Video documentation of their performance.
    • Professional development guidance in marketing and finance for artists with Links Hall’s Staff.
    • Half priced hourly rehearsal rentals for one year after the completion of there residency.
    • Discounts on Linkage Co-presentations for up to two years after the completion of the residency.

APPLY HERE

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Co-MISSION Summer Intensives, June 2018 – August 2018

APPLICATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE October 9, 2017

Summer Intensives are flexible studio residencies aimed at creating lower pressure opportunities for artists to experiment with new practices. These “ala carte” residencies will be 1-4 weeks long based on the resident’s needs. They offer a great opportunity for emerging artists to try their hand at a studio residency for the first time, and offers established artists’ room to experiment with new material or collaborate with out of town partners.

Awarded artists will receive:

  • A 1-4 week residency, up to 20 hours of studio time a week.
  • A $100 per week stipend (per project, not per ensamble member) to help cover transportation or unexpected expenses.
  • A works in progress feedback showing at the completion of their intensive.
  • A works in progress Performance at Links Hall in Studio A as a part of Links Hall’s Fall WIP Monday Night Series.
  • A Links Hall LD PSM for their works in progress performance.
  • Free access to Commisioning Collective Performance Series programs at Links Hall until 2019.
  • A works-in-progress showing as a part of Links Hall’s Fall WIP Monday Night Series.
  • Half priced hourly rehearsal rentals after the completion of there residency until the January 31, 2019.
  • Discounts of Linksage Co-presentations for up to a year after the completion of the residency.

APPLY HERE

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Co-MISSION Fellowships, September 2018 – February 2019

APPLICATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 12, 2018

Two Fellows will be selected annually. These artists will be veteran performance makers already past the initial research phase of the development of their new works. These individuals will be awarded six months of studio time to complete the creation of their new projects and undergo an intense rehearsal process to hone and fine tune their performances prior to a shared two-week run of their works at Links Hall.

Awarded artists will receive:

      • Six months of rehearsal space in the Links Hall studios, 15hrs of rehearsal space per week during weekday mornings and afternoons exclusively. (Evenings and weekends are dedicated to performance and workshop programs.)
      • A stipend of $500 per month over the course of the Fellowship
      • Workshop and Rehearsal support from the Art of Rehearsal coaches
      • Dramaturgical stipend to contract a dramaturge for 20 hours of work at $20 an hour.
      • An intensive technical workshop.
      • Free access to performances and discussions at Links Hall
      • A works-in-progress showing as a part of Links Hall’s Fall WIP Monday Night Series.
      • Professional development guidance in marketing and finance from Links Hall’s Staff.
      • Fiscal Sponsorship at Links Hall for any additional financial needs of your Fellowship Project.
      • A two-week run at Links Hall to premier your performance.
      • Half priced hourly rehearsal rentals for one year after the compleation of there residency.
      • Discounts on Linksage Co-presentations for up to two years after the compleation of the Fellowship.

APPLY HERE

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