CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
III FESTIVAL FOR THE INDEPENDENT THEATRES "B?OFF"
The NGO "Rakvere City Youngsters Rehearsal Stage" organizes the III Festival
for the Independent Theatres "B?OFF" in Rakvere, a theatre city on the
Northern Coast of Estonia, from 5 to 8 of July 2010.
The Festival is an OFF-program for Baltoscandal (7.-10. July 2010) - an alternative theatre festival that was first organized in 1990. First planned, as its name implies, as a meeting place for Baltic and Scandinavian groups, it has long become a veritable international event with performers from all over the world. The festival also features a live music club and various theatre and dance workshops.
The fluidium that is created in the small city with a great number of people making theatre and people interested in theatre coming together all over Europe is fascinating. Moreover - You have a chance to have a part in it. You will have a chance to show yourself to the professionals, make international contacts, take part in the workshops and see the performances at Baltoscandal.
- To offer Independent Theatres a chance to show themselves to the
international audience of people from the theatres and people
interested in theatre.
- To offer a meeting point for youth to learn from each other and share
their passion for theatre.
- To build up a network between Independent Theatres.
Venues festival performances:
- Outdoor stages – suitable stage for You all over Rakvere (see detailed
- Indoor stage – black box
We are looking for:
- Independent theatre groups with members in age 18-30 years.
- In performances the main emphasis should be on visual theatre: motion,
dance, music and mime are most welcome. The internationality should be
- As the Festival "B?OFF" will gather together Independent Theatre Groups
all over Europe. The criteria to participate in the Festival should
also be the passion to show yourself to the international audience of
people from the theatres and people interested in theatre. We offer:
- Free accommodation for up to 15 people in classrooms of the Rakvere’s
Private School. We also guarantee every participant breakfast and lunch
in the school cafeteria.
- Free admissions to all events of the Festival “B?OFF”
- Free admission to performances, workshops and concerts of Baltoscandal thPlease send your application by 20 of January 2010, to:
NGO Rakvere City Youngsters Rehearsal Stage
Rakvere 44 314
Name, address, telephone, e-mail of group:
Name, address, telephone, e-mail of manager or contact:
Title of play:
Author of play:
Length of play (max 2h):
Number of participants:
b) Technical staff:
Time for putting up the set as well as the sound:
Time for dismantling the set:
Type and dimensions of stage:
Special desires or suggestions:
Date and time of arrival:
Date and time of departure:
- Detailed description of group (in English) - Detailed description of the play - Video of the play