This session will take place at the Ljubljana Puppet Theatre’s “Stage Under the Stars” in the framework of the 66th Pearle*-Live Performance Europe’s members conference hosted b the Association of Slovene Theatre Managers.
In the first part, Mateja Lazar and Tanja Kos from the Creative Europe Desk in Slovenia will highlight the various opportunities for artists, cultural professionals, and organisations to engage in cross-border projects. You will discover how Creative Europe can support your initiatives with EU-funded programs and grants.
In the second part, we will give to floor to Karen Verlinden, project coordinator of Perform Europe, a European cultural mobility programme supporting innovative ideas to make the international touring of performing arts more inclusive and ecologically sustainable.
Exclusively for Slovenian arts organisations, you will get a preview of the open call, the eligibility criteria and the application process as well as receive guidance on finding international partners.
Perform Europe is a funding scheme for the European performing arts sector, supporting sustainable, inclusive, balanced, and innovative collaboration projects of partners across the 40 Creative Europe countries. Particular attention is given to projects which work with and include underrepresented areas or groups in these countries.
Do you want to be part of this unique event and learn about the opportunities for funding projects with Creative Europe?
Mobility & cross-cultural cooperation
15.30 Welcome coffee
16.00 Opening of the session on Mobility & cross-cultural cooperation
16.00-16.45 Exploring opportunities from Creative Europe
by Tanja Kos & Mateja Lazar (Motovila - Creative Europe Desk SI)
16.45-17.30 Perform Europe
by Karen Verlinden, project coordinator
17.30-18.00 Opportunity to speak individually with presenters after the session
The Perform Europe Open Call will be launched in December 2023.
The call will stay open for four months. A minimum of three partners from three Creative Europe countries is required for each partnership application, presenting a minimum of one artistic work.
Perform Europe will grant €2,1 million to a minimum of 35 successful partnership applicants. The maximum grant available for each selected applicant will be €60.000.
Grants will be divided into three categories:
5% of the total funding will be dedicated towards collaborative projects which involve partnerships with Ukrainian partners and/or support initiatives for the Ukrainian performing arts sector.
Perform Europe will offer various information, promotion and knowledge-sharing events in connection with the open call.
Pearle*-Live Performance Europe is part of the Perform Europe consortium together with IETM - International network for contemporary performing arts, European Festivals Association (EFA), Circostrada, European Dancehouse Network (EDN), and IDEA Consult
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