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Bijloke Summer Academy 2020: open call (05.03.20)

Do you have an artistic idea within the field of contemporary music theatre and/or transmedial performance? Do you want to develop this idea under the best possible conditions? Bijloke Summer Academy – Music Theatre offers residencies to young artists in an inspiring atmosphere.

What we offer

The Bijloke Summer Academy - music theatre provides coaching by highly renowned artists / dramaturges, a professional new music ensemble, two lectures / masterclasses and technical and logistic support of a well-equipped production house and music venue. All participants are offered a 10 day residency (1-10 Sept. 2020) in Ghent and a rehearsal space in one of the performance halls at the Bijlokesite.

Apply now

Fill in the application form before 1 April 2020.

The provided information should include a motivation for participation,
a project description or artistic research proposal (video pitch), and a biography of all applicants. You will also have the opportunity to specify or select your practical (travels, accommodation…) as well as artistic expectations (coaches, types of technical and artistic support…).

Who we are

Bijloke Summer Academy – Music Theatre is an initiative by five partners, all physically located at the Bijlokesite in Ghent. The partnership includes

  • LOD music theatre (production house),
  • Music Centre De Bijloke (venue),
  • SPECTRA (contemporary music ensemble)
  • International Opera Academy
  • KASK & Royal Conservatory (HOGENT and Howest)

All partners are involved in the international fields of contemporary music theatre and transmedial performance. Our ways of working within the scene are different yet highly complementary as organisational forces of Bijloke Summer Academy – Music Theatre.