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Summer Opportunities with LEIMAY

Summer Opportunities with LEIMAY

Company:

LEIMAY/CAVE

Location:

Leimay/Cave

Dates:

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 11:59pm daily through August 15, 2015

Tickets:

http://leimaymain.cavearts.org/?p=62

Company:
LEIMAY/CAVE

ABOUT THE LEIMAY Fellowship:

Fellowship- Friendly association, esp. with people who share one’s interests.

Through this Fellowship, LEIMAY aims to provide an arena for artistic exploration, resource sharing and professional development to the local community of dancers, choreographers, interdisciplinary artists, and body-workers; all who seek the space to create and share their work in a supportive environment of fellow artists.

FELLOWSHIP PERIOD:

The LEIMAY Fellowship lasts for 12 months; the next Fellowship period begins October 1st, 2015 and ends September 30th 2016.

Deadline to submit your online application closes August 15th 2105, midnight, EST.

FELLOWS RECEIVE:

6 professional development work sessions with LEIMAY Artistic Directors
up to ten hours per week of studio use for regular rehearsals and to hold classes (see schedule details)
performance opportunity in annual SOAK festival
access to Material for the Arts supplies
opportunities to share and contribute admin resources via LEIMAY wiki
access to free wifi, a computer, one small camcorder and one video projector (for in-studio use only)
conectom features for classes/workshops/performances inside CAVE and any performances outside of CAVE as well as opportunities to showcase your portfolio and to create a hub for your company internal communication
bi-monthly inclusion of activities on LEIMAY’s email newsletter
access to LEIMAY Fellows Membership perks which include a 10% off coupon code for LEIMAY Ludus Training, a 15% off coupon code for extra White Studio use (rehearsals, classes and workshops only), and a 40% off coupon code for performances at CAVE. (For a full list of perks, click here).

FELLOWSHIP FEE:

Artists are responsible to pay a flat monthly fee of $325 for the full duration of the Fellowship.

ABOUT THE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORK SESSIONS:

Throughout the one year fellowship period, LEIMAY artistic directors will share their experiences of self-producing work through a series of roundtable work sessions covering topics that will empower small companies to create a sustainable practice without compromising their work.

Working sessions will be structured as follows:

Institutional Marketing
Project Marketing
Making a Budget
Resourcefulness & Resources Sharing
IT Resources For Small Companies
Your Craft / Your Community

ABOUT ACCESS TO THE WHITE STUDIO:

Each Fellow will have 8 hours per week to use the space. The studio will be made available weekdays from 9am-6pm, and weekends from 9am-10pm. So you will be able to use the studio UP TO 36 hours per month.

ABOUT THE WHITE STUDIO:

LEIMAY’s White Studio at CAVE is an 800 square foot (19ft X 40ft) white space with sprung wood floor and 16 ft ceilings with skylights to bring in natural light, and is equipped with a VCR, DVD, monitor, and stereo system, folding chairs and a table, a dressing area, and an adjacent restroom. The space is heated during the winter and has fans for the summer. Chosen artists will be responsible for self-management and keeping the studio clean.

HOW TO APPLY:

Please fill out and submit the application form by August 15th 2015.

MORE INFORMATION:

More detailed description of LEIMAY Fellowship expectations and support HERE

Past LEIMAY Fellows include:

MORE QUESTIONS? Please contact cavemanager@leimay.org if you have further questions.

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