Coming this fall to Toronto & Calgary
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.
Nightswimming is delighted to renew our long-standing partnership with The Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of Toronto where from 2003 to 2013 we conducted more than 20 research sessions, all of which are documented on pureresearch.ca. We're excited to announce that the 2018 edition of Pure Research Toronto will take place from October 22-26 at the Centre's Luella Massey Studio Theatre. Applications welcome from artists in Ontario.
Click below for the Call for Applications: PR Toronto. Deadline: June 15th.
But wait... there's more! Read on to learn about Pure Research Calgary...
In November, Pure Research will be conducted for the first time in partnership with 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. After 3 years of planning, Pure Research will take place November 12-17during 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.
For details on PR Calgary and the application process please click below.
Deadline: June 15th.