December 22, 2009
THE BASEMENT SPACE,
SUBMISSIONS FOR AUGUST – DECEMBER 2010 PROGRAMME
The Basement is pleased to invite submissions from independent companies and practitioners to be part of the programme in 2010.
The Basement is an affordable venue-for-hire that exists to cultivate the work of emerging practitioners, creating an opportunity to independently produce their own work and develop their craft.
– We are calling for full-length works from 50 – 120 minutes in length
– We will be programming August – December 2010.
To provide a platform where
To endeavour to provide a venue that builds a new generation of performance and develops a younger audience interested in the arts.
To present a diverse range of dynamic work that is cherry-picked for it’s suitability to our target audience.
Please submit the following:
· Completed application form (click here)
· A synopsis of the project
· A plot summary
· Information about key people involved (confirmed and unconfirmed)
· Preferred dates for performance season and ideal length of season
· Dates that are impossible for your team to work with
· If the work is short in length please advise if you would consider double billing with another show to reduce venue hire costs
· A marketing plan which has details of how you will promote your work
· Name, phone, active email address, and mailing address of the team’s primary contact person.
Please attach a copy of the script. If script is unfinished/under construction please provide at least 3-5 pages of script.
If major changes to a project such as change in text, director, producer, actors etc occur we will need to reassess the submission.
SUBMISSIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY FRIDAY 29th JANUARY 2010.
This will allow for the selected participants to receive an expression of interest from The Basement for their Creative New Zealand and/or Arts Alive funding applications.
Enquiries and submissions:
Michelle Blundell – The Basement
Please remember we have limited slots available to offer practitioners and unfortunately will not be able to programme all the submissions we receive. Thank you for your continued support and interest in The Basement.
The Basement Space Ltd, Lower
09 309 7433 | www.basementspace.co.nz