Here's the monthly rundown of all things arts opportunities, including plenty of job vacancies!

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Meet Megan Roberts, a Producer from Proximity Festival and Perth International Arts Festival. She's visiting from Perth and working from our office this week! See below for hot desk info.


PACT | 3x3x2 Emerging Experimental Residency

PACT is offering two early career artists interested in experimental performance the chance to be resident artists for 2 years, allowing space, mentorship, a salary and the freedom to test an idea-driven investigation. There are two residencies available in 2018/19: A First People's residency, in collaboration with Moogahlin Performing Arts; and an Open Residency for Artists from all backgrounds, abilities and art forms. In 2018, you’ll undertake a residency at Testing Grounds in Melbourne followed by creative development in Sydney. In 2019, artists will premiere a new work at PACT. Expressions of Interest are due 5pm Monday 6 November. More info>>

GEELONG CITY COUNCIL | Geelong After Dark artist callout for performance & installation work
Geelong City Council are seeking EOIs from interested artists to create provocative interventions and installations for their free public event to be held in May 2018. Applications close Mon 6 November. More info>>

STRUT DANCE | PERTH - EOIs for choreographers/dancers to show in Off Cuts
Strut’s seeking expressions of interest from dancers and makers for their final open studio night for 2017, curated by Bernadette Lewis. Held on Friday 24 November at King Street Arts Centre, there’s studio time and a chance to perform on offer. EOIs due Wed 8 November. More info>>

AUSTRALIAN PERFORMING ARTS MARKET | Independent bursaries available
Brisbane Powerhouse and Sidney Myer Fund are offering ten delegate passes to independent artists, producers or individuals to attend APAM 2018. Expressions of Interest close Fri 10 Nov. More info>>

ARTOUR | Apply for Showcase Queensland
Looking to tour your show to Queensland in 2019? Online production submissions for Queensland arTour Showcase are open for producers and artists from around the country. Applications close Mon 13 NovemberMore info>>

Maybe (   ) Together

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MAYBE (   ) TOGETHER | PERTH - Workshop callout for 7 – 12 year olds
Maybe ( ) Together (Small Voices Louder, The Future Postal Service, Dear Hope Street) is running free creative workshops as part of a development for a new work. Don a cape and join us to investigate what makes an Everyday Superhero through art, performance and big thinking. 4 – 5:30pm, Tues 14 & Wed 15 November. More info/register>>

Australia’s leading internationally focused industry event for contemporary performing arts, APAM will take place Monday 19 February - Friday 23 February 2018 at Brisbane Powerhouse and various Brisbane partner venues. Early bird registrations are available until allocation exhausted. Register here>>

STRUT DANCE | Scholarship program now open
Recent dance graduates from WAAPA and VCA can apply for support to attend Strut’s 2018 Master workshop program with Punchdrunk’s Maxine Doyle (UK), Crystal Pite (CA), Hofesh Shechter (UK/IS) and Nicola Gunn and Jo Lloyd.  At this stage, this opportunity is limited to graduates  of West Australian or Victorian academies. Applications open Fri 17 November. More info>>

AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION | Callout for the great Australian podcast
Got an amazing idea for a new podcast but don’t know where to start? ABC have created a new digital-first audio content production house and are offering opportunities to help them create a potential hit show. Submissions close Fri 17 November. More info>>

TERRAPIN PUPPET THEATRE | Contemporary Puppetry Residency
We <3 Terrapin, and this is a great paid opportunity for artists working across artforms to develop a new contemporary puppetry work. The residency is open to all independent, professional Australian artists, companies and ensembles who are developing a project that relates to puppetry. Terrapin will provide artist fees (up to $6k), accommodation, studio space, access to Terrapin’s technical resources for a two-week period plus travel expenses. Applications close Fri 17 November. More info>>

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS | Strategic International Market Fund EOIs now open
Artists and arts organisations can apply for support to respond to opportunities that directly arise from strategic projects delivered by the Australia Council in target international markets (Western Europe, North Asia, South and South East Asia, North America). Strategic initiatives and resulting opportunities that can be applied for include touring, international showcases, exchanges, international collaborations, research and other market development. Applications assessed monthly. More info>>

PERFORMING LINES | Hot desks for artists
Working on a creative project or grant application and need an office space? Got a meeting coming up that you need a space for? Performing Lines has FREE office and meeting spaces available for artists and producers – this week we have Megan Roberts over from Perth, Producer on Proximity Festival. There’s internet access, an office full of friendly faces (including Norman and Micro, the office doggos), and advice and feedback on your project or application if you need it. To reserve a spot, email Thom at [email protected]

ILLUMENATE | WA Artist Callout
IllUMEnate: U+Me for Humanity is a collective of diverse artists in WA. We create safe spaces to celebrate our diversity, commit to change and spread the love through creative expression and critical conversation. Founded in 2016, we hold an annual event in late Spring, and smaller salons throughout the year. Register your interest>>

PLAYWRITING AUSTRALIA| Max Afford Playwrights’ Award
Playwrights aged 18 to 40 are invited to submit their script for the Max Afford Playwright Award to receive a $15,000 cash prize and $15,000 towards development for the chosen play. This award has been established in the honour of the late Australian playwright and novelist Malcolm ‘Max’ and is administered by Playwriting Australia. Submissions close Sun 19 November. More info>>

A great opportunity here for interdiscimplinary artists - Time_Place_Space: Nomad is a research-based travelling laboratory with an emphasis on art making, site-specificity and artistic resilience. Up to 30 independent cross-disciplinary contemporary and experimental artists will be selected to take part in this international action research residency in April 2018 in western Victoria. Facilitated by Arts House, Performance Space, Australian and guest artists. EOIs close at Mon 20 NovemberMore info>>




PERTH INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART | Front of House Manager. Applications close Sun 5 Nov. More info>>
ADELAIDE FRINGE | Program Coordinator – Events. Applications close Mon 6 Nov. More info>>
BIENNALE OF SYDNEY | Guest Relations Assistant. Applications close Mon 6 Nov. More info>>
SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE | Accessibility Manager. Applications close Tues 7 Nov. More info>>
MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL COMEDY FESTIVAL | Marketing Coordinator. Applications close Wed 8 Nov. More info>>
LIVE PERFORMANCE AUSTRALIA | Marketing Co-ordinator. Applications close Wed 8 Nov. More info>>
MALTHOUSE THEATRE | General Manager. Applications close Thurs 9 Nov. More info>>
THE WHEELER CENTRE | Programming Coordinator. Applications close Fri 10 Nov. More info>>
DESTINATION NSW | Vivid Sydney Senior Event Coordinator. Applications close Fri 10 Nov. More info>>
THE SUBSTATION | Marketing Manager. Applications close Fri 10 Nov. More info>>
THE WHEELER CENTRE | Special Projects Coordinator. Applications close Fri 10 Nov. More info>>
SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE | Philanthropy Manager. Applications close Sun 12 Nov. More info>>
ARTS ON TOUR | Touring Coordinator. Applications close Mon 13 Nov. More info>>
ADELAIDE FRINGE | Producer - Artists, Venues and Events. Applications close Tue 14 Nov. More info>>
BELL SHAKESPEARE | Production Assistant 2018. Applications close Wed 15 Nov. More info>>
ERTH | Operations Manager. Applications close Fri 17 Nov. More info>>
BARANGAROO DELIVERY AUTHORITY | Senior Event Marketer. Applications close Fri 17 Nov. More info>>
NEXT WAVE FESTIVAL | Marketing & Communications Coordinator. Applications close Sun 19 Nov. More info>>
ARTS ON TOUR | Marketing and Engagement Coordinator. Applications close Mon 20 Nov. More info>>
ADELAIDE FRINGE | Artists/Venues Support Coordinator. Applications close Mon 20 Nov. More info>>
CO3 AUSTRALIA | Business Development Manager. Applications close Tues 21 Nov. More info>>
SPAGHETTI CIRCUS | Creative Producer. Applications close Fri 24 Nov. More info>>
DESTINATION NSW | Vivid Sydney Senior Event Coordinator. Applications close Fri 24 Nov. More info>>
ADELAIDE FRINGE | FringeTIX Artist Ticketing Coordinator. Applications close Mon 27 Nov. More info>>
GRIFFIN THEATRE COMPANY | Production Coordinator. Applications close Mon 27 Nov. More info>>
ADELAIDE FRINGE | FringeTIX Box Office Coordinator. Applications close Tue 28 Nov. More info>>
ADELAIDE FRINGE | Event Crew – Casual. Applications close Sun 17 Dec. More info>