To better support Luxembourg’s dancers and choreographers, Kultur | lx – Arts Council Luxembourg, the Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg and TROIS C-L – Centre de Création Chorégraphique Luxembourgeois will award a grant to a creative team based in Luxembourg to develop a dance project.

This grant shall run over two years (2024 + 2025) and will support all aspects of the creative process: project development, promotion and international networking. The grant will offer direct financial support for the production as well as support through international platforms and funding for the development phase. It will also include residencies at the Lyon National Dance Centre and the Le Gymnase CDCN in Roubaix.

This initiative aims to offer the recipient the opportunity to develop a project with international reach in its entirety over a two-year period. The project will receive financial support and dedicated guidance from the three partners at all stages of the development process. It will also include financial and in-kind support from third parties.

Deadline to apply: September 17, 2023 at 23:59 CET

Apply at Aerowaves for a chance to have your work programmed by the partners of the network. Around 100 performance opportunities are guaranteed by the partners and supported by Aerowaves each year.

You can now apply to become a 2023 artist with the opportunity to have your work presented at the Spring Forward festival next year in Dublin (Ireland), and also by many of our Aerowaves partners around Europe.

Deadline for applications: September 7, 2022 (midday)

Kultur | lx – Arts Council Luxembourg, in partnership with the Cité internationale des arts in Paris, offers a three-month research and creation residency based on a call for applications to artists of all disciplines of Luxembourg nationality or living in Luxembourg. This residency program aims to allow an artist, author, dancer, choreographer or musician to carry out a personal research and creation project. The project will preferably be carried out in conjunction with a partner institution, or a structure, or an artist, identified in Paris and its agglomeration. This stay, which is for the artist a privileged moment of reflection and creation, will contribute to the visibility of the Luxembourgish artistic scene in Paris.

The Cité internationale des arts is an artists’ residency in the heart of Paris that brings together creators and allows them to implement a production or research project in all disciplines. For periods of two months to a year, the Cité internationale des arts offers an environment conducive to creation, open to meetings with professionals from the cultural sector. Residents benefit from customized support from the Cité internationale des arts team. In the Marais (18 rue de l’Hôtel de Ville, 75004 Paris) or in Montmartre (24 rue Norvins, 75018 Paris), the residency also provides an opportunity to meet and dialogue with more than 300 artists and actors from the art world of all generations, all nationalities and all disciplines. In collaboration with its many partners, the Cité internationale des arts opens several thematic and/or project-based calls for applications throughout the year.

Deadline for submissions: 13 February 2022.

As part of our support policy regarding the performing arts industry and in order to better guide the artistic careers of our choreographers and dancers, Kultur | lx – Arts Council Luxembourg, in collaboration with Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg and the TROIS C-L – Centre de Création Chorégraphique Luxembourgeois, is offering an end-of-creation choreographic residency to an artistic team based in Luxembourg, on the basis of a call for applications. The selected company gets specific support from the three above-mentioned partners providing financial assistance and networking. The residency ends with a preview in Annonay (France) followed by a premiere at Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg.

Deadline for submissions: 15 February 2022.

Submit an application to present a showcase in the official programming of the 20th CINARS Biennale (International Conference and Networking Organization for the Performing Arts) which will take place in Montreal from November 7 to 12, 2022.

As part of its official programming, CINARS BIENNALE 2022 will present full-length showcases (maximum 90 minutes) in dance, theatre, multidisciplinary arts/circus, and digital arts and excerpted showcases (25 minutes) in music. Besides the regular music showcases, there will be two special showcases: classical music and Francophone music presented in collaboration with the Festival Coup de Coeur Francophone.

The call is open to artists from all countries.

A non-refundable processing fee will be charged for every submission:
– Early bird rate before January 19, 2022 (5pm time in Montreal): CAD $90 (taxes included)
– Regular rate before February 9, 2022 (5pm time in Montreal): CAD $125 (taxes included)

CINARS Biennale 2022 will be hybrid. Official programming will be presented in person as well as online via the Swapcard platform

Are you a physical theatre actor, dancer, street performer, or circus artist, and interested in playing a vital role in the immersive experience of the remix opening?

Come join us for a great immersive experience ! The Remix Opening will take place live and outside for several thousand spectators on several stages in Esch-Belval and the centre of Esch-sur-Alzette on February 26th, 2022. It will be broadcast live via a digital portal throughout the region, Europe, and beyond. Your characters drive the immersive story on one of the central stages and the activation areas in Esch-sur-Alzette and Esch-Belval. Esch2022 REMIX Opening Ceremony co-Director and Creative Production House battleROYAL Berlin is an award-winning creative studio with a unique track-record of theatre and entertainment productions, groundbreaking events, and Olympic ceremonies. They join forces with Les Enfants Terribles, the Olivier-Award-nominated pioneering theatre company behind numerous groundbreaking immersive productions.

Deadline for submissions: 9 January, 2022

Please send a short letter of interest that reflects on your experience, your availability, and personal details (like age, occupation, place of residence) to: casting@esch2022.lu

Kultur | lx – Arts Council Luxembourg, in collaboration with the Cultural service at the Embassy of Luxembourg in Berlin, is offering a six-week choreographic research and production residency at the Uferstudios Berlin, between July and August 2022 (six weeks to be defined between 11 July and 28 August), on the basis of a call for applications. This residency abroad encourages choreographers to immerse themselves in the Berlin art scene and promotes networking with the local art scene, contributing to the long-term development of their professional career.

The Uferstudios für zeitgenössischen Tanz, which has been located in the heart of the Wedding district in the former premises of local transport companies since 2010, is home to dancers, choreographers and artists from all over the world. In the 14 well-equipped studios, dancers, choreographers and artists are offered a space dedicated to public and private rehearsals, workshops and performances in a creative and stimulating environment.

Deadline for submissions: 6 January 2022.

In 2022, we welcome the seventh TalentLAB. Since launching in 2016, it has established itself as a pillar of the Théâtres de la Ville’s artist development programme and has become anessential date for emerging talent.

TalentLAB 2022, held from June 2 to 12, 2022, aims to provoke encounters, encourage dialogue between disciplines and stimulate discussion between artists andaudiences. As it coincides with Luxembourg City’s presidency of QuattroPole, the 2022 edition will also be an opportunity to bring together partners from Trier, Saarbrücken and Metz, and shine a light on the Greater Region.

Deadline for submissions : 12 November 2021