T +41 44 267 71 90
For the fifth time, Pro Helvetia and the Avignon Festival launch a call for applications for the «Séminaire en Avignon».
Each summer, the Medieval city of Avignon is the venue of one of the most important performing arts festivals in the world. As part of the event, young theatre and dance practitioners from a wide array of countries are given the opportunity to participate in an intensive seminar programme offering full immersion in the world of contemporary stage art. The 6th edition of this international project for emerging stage practitioners will take place from 13 to 21 July 2018 and is again jointly organised by the Avignon festival and Pro Helvetia.
Applications from Switzerland are to be submitted by 15 March 2018 at the latest via www.myprohelvetia.ch.
72nd Avignon Festival
The Avignon Festival is one of the most important contemporary performing arts events in the world. Every year, it hosts over 3’500 professionals and welcomes close to 150’000 spectators. The 72nd edition will take place from 6 to 24 July 2018.
[Photo: Zimmermann & de Perrot, Cour du lycée Saint-Joseph, Avignon 2010]