East European Performing Arts Platform (EEPAP) supports the
development of contemporary performing arts (dance and theatre)
in 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

Open Call: The Black Box International Theatre and Dance Festival 2018 (Bulgaria)


Application deadline: August 30, 2017


The Black Box International Theatre and Dance Festival is held each year from May 31 to June 6 in the city of Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

From 2007, the Festival features innovative theatre and dance companies from all over the world, presenting 82 performances from 25 countries so far. It presents original, challenging international plays and dance performances, in addition to organizing seminars and workshops.

The Black Box ITDF is organized by the Black Box Foundation, in partnership with the Municipality of Plovdiv and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Bulgaria.


Open call details:

  1. All submissions must be Bulgarian and/or Plovdiv premieres.
  2. You must send your application on or before August 30, 2017.
  3. If your production is selected, the Black Box Festival will send you a formal invitation, and cover your hotel, meals, and transfers to/from Sofia Airport.
  4. Airline tickets and scenery or other freight shipping costs will not be covered.
  5. Your production's total cast and crew may not exceed five (5) people.

To find out more and fill the application form, please visit http://application.blackbox-fest.com/index.php/lang.en