OPPORTUNITIES

We've got a bunch of opportunities here for residencies, employment and more. Got an opportunity you want to list? Email [email protected]
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GRANTS, RESIDENCIES & CALLOUTS

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | Nominate as a Peer Assessor
Registrations are currently open for anyone wishing to nominate as a Peer Assessor for the Australia Council. They are particularly looking for candidates from their focus areas: First Nations people; Northern Territory, Australian Capital Territory and South Australian representation; People from regional and remote areas ; People under 30 years of age, and; People who identify with a disability. Registrations close Thurs 3 November – More info>>

PACT CENTRE FOR EMERGING ARTISTS | Vacant Room 2017
Three interdisciplinary artists or groups will get a shared, space-only three-week residency at PACT. A professional mentor will work with and support each artist throughout and the residency will culminate in a showing for an invited audience. EOI due 5pm Fri 4 November. More info + apply>>

UNDERBELLY ARTS | 2017 Artist Callout
Underbelly Arts is seeking proposals for our 2017 Lab and Festival. We are looking for ambitious new works that speak to today’s audiences. Successful applicants will receive a three-week development residency, a financial contribution towards your project, and a significant amount of in-kind and production support, leading up to a presentation at Underbelly Arts Festival. Download the info pack | To apply, fill out this form. Applications close Midnight Sun 6 November. More info>>

BUNDANON TRUST | Beijing Residency
Bundanon Trust is partnering with the renowned Red Gate Gallery to offer a four week residency in one of Red Gate's studios in China's capital. The residency is most suitable for visual artists and writers, as the facilities at Red Gate's facilities are geared towards such artists. Applications close Midnight Mon 21 November. More info>>

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | IETM Spring Plenary 2017, Bucharest Romania
EOIs are now open for performing arts professionals for support to attend the IETM Spring Plenary in Bucharest, Romania in late April 2017 (exact dates to be confirmed). The Australia Council will lead an Australian delegation, with Council’s International Development Manager – Europe working with the delegation in Bucharest. The Council support will provide six delegates with $3,000 towards the cost of attending. Council supported delegates will be responsible for all costs associated with attending including flights, insurance, accommodation and registration. Expressions of interest close 28 November 2016. More info>>

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | Performing Arts Festival Berlin
The 2017 Berlin Performing Arts Festival is an opportunity for practitioners, presenters and producers of innovative performing arts in Australia to engage with the independent performing arts sector in Berlin. It is targeted at organisations and individuals with a capacity to exchange and collaborate with Berlin based counterparts. The Australia Council will support up to five delegates, led by the International Development Manager, Europe. $3,000 is available to delegates towards the cost of travel and accommodation, with the festival organisers providing tickets to performances and some hospitality. Expressions of interest close 28 November 2016. More info>>

TANJA LIEDTKE FOUNDATION | Tanja Liedtke Fellowship
The program offers young emerging Australian dancer/choreographers between the ages of 20 and 35 years four weeks stay in Berlin, with 3 weeks dedicated to a Creative Development residency at ada Studio.  The Fellowship includes return flights, accommodation and financial support for the Fellow and his/her creative development project. The dates of the program are: 31 July to 27 August 2017. Applications close on 16 December 2016. More info>>

ARTS NSW | Artist with Disability Fellowship
The Artist with Disability Fellowship ($30,000) enables a professional NSW artist with disability to undertake a self-directed program of professional development. The Fellowship is open to artists working in any artform. Applications close Mon 19 December. More info>>

EMPLOYMENT

COUNTRY ARTS SA | Project Manager – National Touring Selector (LAST CHANCE – DUE FRIDAY)
The NTS is a networking tool for the performing arts touring industry. The successful candidate will work to enhance and diversify the interactions between producers and presenters through this unique digital platform.

Demonstrated skills in building strong and consultative relationships, platform management and improvement and meeting targets and deadlines is essential. This 0.6 FTE position is for a fixed term contract of two years. Salary range: $75,000 to $87,000 pro rata depending on skills and experience. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Download a detailed position description and selection criteria here or contact Country Arts SA on (08) 8444 0400 or [email protected]

Applications must be submitted by 5pm this Friday 28 October to:
Mr Steve Saffell
Chief Executive Officer | Country Arts SA
2 McLaren Parade, Port Adelaide SA 5015 or [email protected]

ILBIJERRI THEATRE COMPANY | Marketing Coordinator
ILBIJERRI are currently seeking an enthusiastic and skilled Marketing Coordinator to join our team in a newly created role to support our busy program of national, regional and international touring and ongoing company profile-building. This is a part-time role (3 days per week). Applications close 5pm 2 November. More info>>

SYDNEY THEATRE COMPANY + CONTEMPORARY ASIAN AUSTRALIAN PERFORMANCE (CAAP) | Producing Intern
In collaboration with Contemporary Asian Australian Performance (formerly Performance 4a), Sydney Theatre Company are offering a 0.4 FTE position for six months for a Producer from an Asian Australian background. View the position description. Applications close 5pm Fri 4 November 2016.