Without Walls: Join DISCOVER 2024

10.06.2024

Uk-Wide

Deadline: July 1st, 2024

DISCOVER provides opportunities for artists, directors, producers and creatives who are new to outdoor arts to learn more about what it means to make work outdoors.

 

The 2024 programme will provide:

 

  • Opportunities to find out about what is involved in creating and touring outdoor work.
  • Sessions with producers, directors, programmers and more – working in outdoor arts.
  • Moments to meet more creatives, ask questions and explore ways to constructively develop your own practice or work.
  • Support to identify research and development needs with support from industry experts to progress ideas.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT:

This year’s programme will continue to be a combination of online and in-person learning, composed of:

 

DIGITAL DISCOVERY:

A self-guided engagement with a number of recorded sessions and masterclasses exploring a range of topics, including:

  • Meet the Artists
  • Meet the Festivals
  • Meet the Producers
  • Meet the Strategic & Partner Organisations

 

CURATED VISITS:

Participants will have the opportunity to attend Ensemble Festival in London and Stockton International Riverside Festival in Stockton-on-Tees, with opportunities to discuss and reflect on the shows seen. These visits will also give the cohort the chance to meet with other artists and outdoor professionals.

 

ONLINE SESSIONS AND GROUP DISCUSSIONS:

Throughout the programme, the group will come together to reflect on their own practices and learning.

 

1-1 MENTORING SESSIONS:

An opportunity to meet with a mentor matched with each participants’ particular needs and interests.

 

 

Please note that places are limited. Each participant will be asked to guarantee attendance at a set number of events to ensure that they are able to commit to the requirements of the programme.

 

The deadline for submissions is 1 July at 10am. To apply online, visit: www.withoutwalls.uk.com/opportunities/discover-programme-2024/