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30 Mar 2012

Korea | Dance Exchange 2012 residency


International call for applications from dancers and choreographers for a six month residency in Seoul, Korea. The  international residence programme Dance Exchange 2012 runs from June to November in 2012.

Seoul Section of the International Dance Council CID-UNESCO (Organizing Committee of the Seoul International Dance Festival) runs the international residence program Dance Exchange 2012 .


This program aims to enhance the mutual understanding about diverse cultures, to promote creative dialogue on dance with Korean artists, and to develop possibilities for future collaboration among the artists.

During this 6-month-residence, the participants have opportunities, including workshops (contemporary and traditional), collaboration works and cultural excursions. In particular, collaboration works with Korean artists will be introduced at SIDance Festival 2012 in October.

The application deadline has been extended to 30 March.

For any queries, please contact ahram.gwak@sidance.org or 82-2-3216-1185.

We are waiting for qualified, active and open-minded dancers/choreographers who will be with us in Seoul for the 6 month residency!

NOTE: please check the eligibility requirements carefully - according to one source, applicants should be from Asia or Africa - according to another, Eastern European applicants are invited - access to the application documents was not possible at the time of publication.

To find the application documents, go to the English pages of SIDance Festival (NOTE you have to enable Popups!)

You can also follow links on this page Cultural Partnership Initiative

You could also try the document links on The Apro (not working at time of publication!)

This opportunity came via On-the-Move (Thanks!)