Dancers and choreographers aged 18-30 can apply for £30,000 and mentoring through the Sky Arts Futures Fund.
Closing Date Friday 6 December 2013
The Futures Fund is open to UK and Irish applicants working in the following fields:
• Performing arts theatre-makers including directors, producers, puppeteers
• Dance including dancers and choreographers
• Music including composers, conductors, musicians and songwriters
• Visual art including painters, photographers, animators, digital artists
• Creative producing - for people who bring together different artists
• Creative writing including playwrights, novelists and poets
Through a combination of performance platforms, residency opportunities, master classes, talks and lectures, Dance Limerick will advocate for artistic dialogue and exchange. In collaboration with dance artists across a range of practices, Dance Limerick will promote the creation of new and innovative work and will devise programmes of access, engagement and participation for the wider public.
Based at the premises of the former Daghdha Dance Company, Dance Limerick houses offices and a fully equipped studio space along with a separate performance venue known as the Daghda Space
Further information about facilities and opportunities for professional dance artists available from Jenny Traynor at