Company in Residence

THEATRE WORKS 2020 INDEPENDENT COMPANIES IN RESIDENCE
STAGE MOM
DEAFFERENT THEATRE
IRON LUNG THEATRE

ABOUT THE INITIATIVE
Theatre Works is seeking expressions of interest from Independent Theatre Companies or Artist Collectives to develop their work with the possibility of realising the play on the stage in future Theatre Works St.Kilda programming in the future.

Our aim is to offer one residency in 2020 (noting the project is currently unfunded and there no monetary financial commitment from Theatre Works):

THE COMMITMENT
Artists will be supported throughout their development/creative process including the following:
Access to hot desk at Theatre Works – meeting space including wifi, photocopying, printing other amenities
Programmed play readings / showings – public or by invitation
Development/Rehearsal time in the theatre (pending availability)
One full week of Theatre access
Technical support
Support to develop a company/collective marketing/profile plan for the future
A four hour strategic planning session with an exceptional facilitator to plan for the future.

THE ASPIRATIONS
Realisation of the work to the TW stage
Engagement of artists in the development of the work
Providing much needed structural support around the artists
Support mid career / emerging artists

THE FUTURE
Fund this programme
Pay the writers and artists

**** This opportunity is for independent companies or independent artists collectives that have produced/presented work and have an established performance CV