Lowry's performing arts opportunities
22 September 2019
Reporter: David Upton
Lowry’s Artist Development Programme is offering four opportunities for new performing arts work in the North of England.
The Lowry aims to provide support for artists, creatives and companies that addresses individual needs or ambitions and benefit a diverse range of artists across ethnicity and abilities, including musical composition, performance and physical theatre, and dance.
The four programmes are:
- Cameron Mackintosh Resident Composer at The Lowry & Hope Mill Theatre run by Mercury Musical Developments and Musical Theatre Network to begin in April 2020 (deadline 14 October 2019)
- Musical Rewrites SHOOTS Scratch Night: The Lowry is looking for four artists/creatives to share short works or ideas for new musical theatre (deadline 11 October 2019)
- Sustained Theatre Up North X The Lowry Commission: The Lowry will partner with Sustained Theatre Up North to offer a £4,000 ‘making’ commission for BAME artists or BAME-led companies who are currently based in the North of England (deadline 25 October 2019)
- UNTITLED Residency creating an opportunity for artists and creatives to "take risks, make leaps and play with ideas" (deadline 15 November 2019)