DANCE ON TOUR

DANCE ON TOUR Austria (DOTA) is a project by Tanzquartier Wien in cooperation with the Austrian Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs. DANCE ON TOUR Austria offers financial support to contemporary dance and performance artists and companies based in Austria who wish to go on tour with their production.

Who is it for?

Only artists and companies based in Austria are eligible for funding. International promoters as well as artists and companies based in Austria can submit applications.

Which countries are involved?

Support is available for all European countries.

How to apply for DOTA funding?

The applicant needs to submit the application form (for artists or promoters respectively) to apply for DOTA funding. In case of a successful application, applicants will need to sign a contract by which they comply with all terms and conditions of the billing and report agreements.

When to apply for funding?

Applications are open now and until six weeks prior to the scheduled tour performance. Since funding will be granted for the year 2022, guest performances must take place from 1 January to 31 December 2022.

Which expenses can be funded?

In case of a successful application and the availability of sufficient funds, the following expenses can be reimbursed: travel costs, transport costs, accommodation costs, per diems and fees (performance fee, rehearsal allowance and production manager allowance).

In order to get these costs reimbursed within the framework of DOTA, the applicant is obliged to apply the minimal fee structure according to the recommendation of the IGFT[1]. In case of a successful application, DOTA is reimbursing up to 50 % of the performance fee.

What are the criteria for the selection process?

Applications will regularly be selected by three independent jury members. Jury members are Angela Glechner, Bettina Hagen and Astrid Peterle.

DOTA’s objective

DOTA’s objective is to support and improve conditions for touring productions in Europe. TQW will take on all administrative tasks concerning the project and will act as intermediary between applicants and the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs.

When will results be released?

All successful applicants who receive funding will be contacted directly by TQW.

 

[1] Performance fee recommendation: For the first two performances € 350 minimum (per person and performance), for all further guest performances € 200 minimum (per person and performance).

Rehearsal fee recommendation: € 165 gross-gross per day and for eight hours of rehearsal or working time. It should apply to all those involved in the artistic teams and to both self-employed and employed. Find out more

 

Jury

Angela Glechner has been artistic director of SZENE Salzburg and Festival Sommerszene since 2012. She is also head of the EU programme apap – advancing performing arts project. She previously worked as curator of the International Summer Festival at Kampnagel Hamburg and of the independent arts scene Vienna as part of the cultural division of the city council Vienna. She was also responsible for the project management of the EU supported programme IDEE (Initiatives in Dance through European Exchange).

Bettina Hagen has been an independent dance and theatre critic at Falter since 2007, and she is a frequent contributor to corpus, springerin, k2centrope and der Standard. She was part of the jury for the 1. Prix Jardin d’Europe 2008 and for the XXII. Certamen Coreográfico de Madrid. Between 2013 and 2018, she was curator of theatre, dance and performance for the city council Vienna.

Astrid Peterle joined the Jewish Museum Vienna in 2010. In 2018, she became chief curator. Since May 2017, she has been curator of Donaufestival Krems’ performance section. After her university studies in history and art history in Vienna, Berlin and New York, she obtained a PhD in 2009 and was a lecturer at universities in Vienna, Graz and Salzburg. She is the author of several articles on Jewish cultural history, on contemporary art, especially performance art, choreography, photography and feminist art practices.

DANCE ON TOUR Austria (DOTA) is a project by Tanzquartier Wien in cooperation with the Austrian Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs. DANCE ON TOUR Austria offers financial support to contemporary dance and performance artists and companies based in Austria who wish to go on tour with their production.

Who is it for?

Only artists and companies based in Austria are eligible for funding. International promoters as well as artists and companies based in Austria can submit applications.

Which countries are involved?

Support is available for all European countries.

How to apply for DOTA funding?

The applicant needs to submit the application form (for artists or promoters respectively) to apply for DOTA funding. In case of a successful application, applicants will need to sign a contract by which they comply with all terms and conditions of the billing and report agreements.

When to apply for funding?

Applications are open now and until six weeks prior to the scheduled tour performance. Since funding will be granted for the year 2022, guest performances must take place from 1 January to 31 December 2022.

Which expenses can be funded?

In case of a successful application and the availability of sufficient funds, the following expenses can be reimbursed: travel costs, transport costs, accommodation costs, per diems and fees (performance fee, rehearsal allowance and production manager allowance).

In order to get these costs reimbursed within the framework of DOTA, the applicant is obliged to apply the minimal fee structure according to the recommendation of the IGFT[1]. In case of a successful application, DOTA is reimbursing up to 50 % of the performance fee.

What are the criteria for the selection process?

Applications will regularly be selected by three independent jury members. Jury members are Angela Glechner, Bettina Hagen and Astrid Peterle.

DOTA’s objective

DOTA’s objective is to support and improve conditions for touring productions in Europe. TQW will take on all administrative tasks concerning the project and will act as intermediary between applicants and the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs.

When will results be released?

All successful applicants who receive funding will be contacted directly by TQW.

 

[1] Performance fee recommendation: For the first two performances € 350 minimum (per person and performance), for all further guest performances € 200 minimum (per person and performance).

Rehearsal fee recommendation: € 165 gross-gross per day and for eight hours of rehearsal or working time. It should apply to all those involved in the artistic teams and to both self-employed and employed. Find out more

 

 
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