Open Call Proposals for European Festival for Young Stage Directors (Germany)

24.04.2020 |

Fast Forward, the European festival for young stage directors, will celebrate its 10th anniversary from 12 to 15 November 2020 at Staatschauspiel Dresden (Germany). As in previous years, Fast Forward invites eight European theatre productions from young directors, companies or directing teams.

Fast Forward Festival is looking for:

- a full-length stage production
- from young directors or directing teams matching professional requirements
- which is one of the first five productions ever created by the director or team

The festival covers within the realms of possibility the expenses for guest performances underprofessional conditions, i.e. performing fee, transport, travel, accomodation, surtiteling etc.

At the end of each edition, an international expert jury awards a prize to one of the selected performances whose director or team will be invited to collaborate with the theatre during the following season. The winner of the Fast Forward prize will also be welcomed as a guest to the ETC International Theatre Conference, where they will have the opportunity to meet and network with major European public theatres.

The open call deadline is Thursday 31th May 2020. More details about the criteria and application process in the open call for proposals.

Fast Forward is considered as a platform for artistic exchange between an up-and-coming theater generation and the local and partly international audience, comprising students, instructors, critics, young and experienced theater makers. Check out the program of the last festival edition. and join Fast Forward on Facebook.

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