Call for Dancers, Choreographers, Actors, Performance Artists, Directors, Body-Workers, Dance Companies, Theater Groups, and Performance Groups

ABOUT THE LEIMAY Fellowship:

The LEIMAY 1 year Fellowship provides an arena for artistic exploration, resource sharing and professional development to a local community of dancers, choreographers, interdisciplinary artists, and body-workers who seek a space to create and share their work in a supportive environment of fellow artists.

FELLOWSHIP PERIOD:

The LEIMAY Fellowship lasts for 12 months; the next Fellowship period begins October 1st, 2018 and ends September 30th, 2019.

The final deadline for the online application: August 17th, 2018, midnight, EST.

FELLOWS RECEIVE:

  • Three resource sharing sessions with LEIMAY Artistic Directors and Fellows
    • (Session structure is decided by the group at the beginning of the Fellowship. Past sessions have focused on practice sharing, methods for self-production, work outreach, and community development.)
  • An opportunity to present and produce SOAK 2019 with fellow artists
  • Work sessions with LEIMAY’s Artistic Directors
  • Up to eight hours per week of regular studio use
  • Access to Material for the Arts supplies.
  • Access to an in-house video projector
  • conectom features for classes/workshops/performances and online platform to create a hub for your company’s internal communication
  • The inclusion of activities in LEIMAY’s email newsletter
  • Discounts for performances at CAVE and LEIMAY LUDUS Classes, Labs, and Intensives

FELLOWSHIP FEE:
Artists are responsible to pay a monthly fee of $325 for each of the 12 months of the Fellowship.

ABOUT ACCESS TO THE LEIMAY STUDIO:
Each Fellow will have UP TO 8 hours per week to use the space. The studio will be made available during the week from 9am-10pm (excluding times of scheduled classes). Chosen Fellows will be able to use the studio for a maximum of 36 hours per month.

ABOUT THE LEIMAY STUDIO:
LEIMAY’s Studio at CAVE is a 750 square foot (19ft X 40ft) white space with sprung wood floor and 16 ft ceilings with skylights to bring in natural light, and is equipped with a VCR, DVD, monitor, and stereo system, folding chairs and a table, a dressing area, and an adjacent restroom. The space is heated during the winter and has fans for the summer. Chosen artists will be responsible for self-management and keeping the studio clean.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please fill out and submit the application form by August 17th, 2018.

MORE INFORMATION:
More detailed description of LEIMAY Fellowship expectations and support HERE

MORE QUESTIONS? Please contact info@leimay.org.