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Nationwide Callout: 2021 Pacific Dance Festival EOIs

Job details

Pacific Dance New Zealand
18 Dec 2020
Work type
Expressions of interest
Work classification
Pasifika, Performing Arts


Pacific Dance NZ invites Expressions of Interest from dancers, choreographers, filmmakers and costume designers who wish to take part in the Pacific Dance Festival 2021 in Auckland and Wellington. 
The festival is an exciting opportunity to be part of a unique dance event showcasing and promoting contemporary Pacific dance and film in Aotearoa. 

Pacific Dance NZ plans to offer exciting performance works for the 2021 season of the festival and is proud to offer this opportunity to Pacific dance practitioners. The 2021 festival has been funded by Creative New Zealand to support Pacific dancers and choreographers.
Dates you need to know: 

  • EOI open for submission - 1st November 2020

  • EOI due date – 18th December 2020

  • Inform artists – 10 January 2021

  • Performance Season – 1st to 30th June 2021

Please submit:
A resume highlighting your performance or arts achievement as well as a full description of your performance-ready work, including why you would like to stage it at the Pacific Dance Festival 2021. Please ensure that you include, an indication of the number of dancers involved and or any other staging requirements. Supporting material for your EOI such as i.e. links or footage of the proposed work is desired.  Costume designers and filmmakers are encouraged to submit their works for consideration.  

Please send your EOI’s to Cilla Brown by email to: 
E: OR call 09 376 00 60

How to apply

Please send your EOI’s to Cilla Brown by email to: 
E: OR call 09 376 00 60

Written by

Pacific Dance New Zealand

27 Oct 2020

Interests Pacific Dance New Zealand fosters and encourages the development of the Pacific dance sector of New Zealand. We are involved in running dance workshops, conferences, community and professional events promoting Pacific dance in New Zealand.