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Wellesley Studios Summer Residency 2019



Tue 14 Aug 2018, 10:48 am


Sun 30 Sep 2018, 05:00 pm


Wellesley Studios
113/115 Wellesley St



Applications close 30 September

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Choreographers, dancers, artists, we invite your applications for our Wellesley Studios Summer Choreographic Residency 2019! 

We invite applications from artists at all stages in their careers and are always here to help with any questions you may have. You need to email us to get information on the full application process. We encourage you to do this soon so you are clear on what you need to get together before Sept 30! Check out all the details below.

Call For Applications Wellesley Studios Summer Choreographic Residency 2019

Wellesley Studios exists to make a real difference for the NZ performing arts sector. It is a space where artists can continue their training, connect, collaborate and create with others.

As part of its vision to provide support for the professional independent dance sector, Wellesley Studios is pleased to call for expressions of interest for its Summer Residency 2019.

The 2019 Summer Residency is open to project based work. We will provide:
• Studio space and facilities over three weeks in early 2019 for one choreographer or collaborating group of artists.
• $3,000.00 financial contribution towards the residency.
• A support letter should any further funding be sought in connection with this residency or project.
• Choreographic advisory/mentoring depending on need and availability.
• An informal showing hosted by Wellesley Studios in an environment and time to be negotiated between Wellesley Studios and artists.

In return the successful applicant will be asked to contribute to the Wellesley Studios/Independance program of classes and/or participate in a dance talk event related to the project. Wellesley Studios will host an informal showing at the culmination of the residency to be held on Friday 1st February.

Summer Residency Dates 2019
14th January – 1st February 

Studio Space will be available Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm (Excluding 28th Jan- Auckland Anniversary Day)
113 Wellesley St West, Auckland

Applications close Sunday 30th September 2018.

Applicants will be notified of the panel’s decision no later than Wednesday 24th October 2018. We have timed the application process to give the successful applicant sufficient time should they wish to apply for further funding via the November CNZ quick response round.

To obtain information on the application process and requirements, or any further queries, please contact: or 09 373 4336.

This Residency is supported by Dance Aotearoa New Zealand.

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