Nightswimming's Pure Research is the only performance research program of its kind in Canada, providing studio space, money and resources to artists investigating provocative theatrical questions.
Find out more about our past research projects at pureresearch.ca.
Pure Research Toronto takes place from October 22-26 at the Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies at the University of Toronto. All applicants from Ontario are welcome. Deadline: June 15th.
Pure Research Calgary will be conducted at the University of Calgary's School of Creative & Performing Arts and in collaboration with Performing Arts Relay, a network of Nordic organizations committed to research across theatre and dance. PR Calgary takes place November 12-17 during UofC's SYMBIONT, a week-long gathering of performance research artists and scholars with representatives from Canada, Denmark, Iceland, and Norway. Applications welcome from artists in Alberta, Yukon and Northwest Territories. Deadline: June 15th.