Fierce Festival 2019 / Birmingham, UK / 15 – 20 October

Attention programmers and curators!

The British Council are offering six US and six UK performance/performing arts programmers/curators the opportunity to attend Fierce Festival 2019.

GENERATE is a British Council and Arts Council of England partnership enabling a new network of international collaboration between UK and US producers.

The programme provides opportunities for US and UK theatre, dance, live and performance art producers, presenters, and curators to develop a transatlantic network for collaborative work and long-term relationships. 

Why apply?

Up to six US and six UK  attendees will have access to a series of unique networking and collaborative opportunities. The twelve successful applicants will:

  • Meet with your network twice over a twelve-month period: during Fierce Festival and at the Fusebox Festival in Austin, Texas. 
  • Be eligible to apply for an additional travel grant to attend a festival of your choice in the UK or US.
  • Have access to the festivals’ curatorial teams for networking/mentorship.
  • Increase your international engagement by building relationships with other producers, presenters, and curators in the UK and US.
  • Receive economy flights, accommodations, festival fees, and a small stipend to offset additional costs.

For more information and to apply, visit here