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: International Choreographic Competition Hannover 2017


Choreographers are invited to apply to the 2017 International Competition for Choreographers in Hanover, which will operate under the conduct of  Nanine Linning.

The competition is scheduled for 17-18 June 2017, and the deadline for applications is 22 April 2017.

Competition guidelines:

All participants, choreographers and dancers, ought to have professional training.

Choreographers must be 35 or younger. The competition is open to any kind of style. Evaluation is based exclusively on imaginative use of space and time, the realisation of an idea, and its transfer onto the performers. The duration of the performance, have to be between 5 and 12 minutes. A solo-ballet may not be interpreted by the choreographer him/herself.

The applicant is free in his choice of subject and music. A PAL-DVD (Video) of the choreographic work must be delivered to the organisers. The DVD may only contain the choreography to be performed in the competition. Alternatively is a video/Internet-link possible.

The first 3 endowed prizes are 13.500 EUR. The audience prize amounts to 1.000 EUR. A critics prize of 1.500 EUR will also be awarded.

More information on the competition can be found on Balletgesellschaft homepage or via the Dancing Opportunities announcement.