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Deadline: July 16, 2020 @ 11:59PM EDT

Citadel + Compagnie is pleased to announce that NIGHT SHIFT 2020 will be ‘shifting’ online!

Working in partnership with Fall for Dance North, NIGHT SHIFT will livestream 6 selected artists over 6 nights in celebration of the many forms being explored and practiced by Toronto movement makers.

Application Deadline: July 16, 2020 @ 11:59PM EDT

NIGHT SHIFT is a late-night event that showcases innovative, dynamic and thought-provoking dance by Toronto movement artists. Initiated by Citadel + Compagnie in 2019, NIGHT SHIFT is a unique platform that provides performance opportunities for artists exploring any and all forms of dance.

In order to facilitate a safe and efficient process and comply with social distancing protocols, NIGHT SHIFT seeks applications that fit within the following parameters:

  • Proposed works must be for solo performances only.
  • Proposed works must use original music, or music within the public domain.
  • Works are not to exceed 15 minutes in length.
  • Works should fit within a 30 x 30 ft. space and require minimal technical support.

Applications are open to professional artists (as defined by the Canadian Artist Code) and are not open to full-time students. The Citadel: Ross Centre for Dance is an accessible space. We welcome applications from all artists, inclusive of all forms of dance, and are committed to creating safe spaces for 2SLGBTQ+, women, persons of colour, Black and Indigenous persons and persons with disabilities.

NIGHT SHIFT will provide its selected artists with the following:

  1. $1500 Presentation Fee
  2. 15 hours of free rehearsal space at The Citadel (September 2020)
  3. Artistic and Technical Mentorship (September 2020)
  4. 1 Technical Rehearsal at The Citadel (with Livestream/Film Director)
  5. 1 Livestream Performance at The Citadel (with the support of a Lighting Designer, Production/Stage Manager and Livestream/Film Director)
  6. Marketing / Promotion / Streaming Platform

For more information and how to apply visit:

NIGHT SHIFT 2020 is co-curated by Nova Bhattacharya (Nova Dance), Jon Drops Reid (Making Moves Creative House) and Santee Smith (Kaha:wi Dance Theatre).

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