Deadline: 30 March 2007
The purpose of the award is, in particular, to help the development of emerging practitioners in the field of experimental theatre, and, in general, to encourage the new generation of creative artists. Support is aimed at assisting artists in the transition from fringe to studio spaces.
Bold, innovative and challenging projects will be favoured.
Two grants of up to £2,500 for Research and Development will be awarded to two individuals/companies. Following the showing of the result of this R and D period in November 2007 a production grant of £27,000 will be awarded to one of them. The chosen production will have a run at the Barbican (The Pit) as Part of BITE in Sep 2008.