Starter Opportunity: Dumfries or Dumfriesshire based Artist

A residency place for an artist based in Dumfries or Dumfriesshire to develop a new idea for a piece of performance. With access to working space at the Stove if required.

Applications Open: Monday 18 February 2019

Application Deadline: Monday 3 June 2019 at 12pm

Residency should be undertaken: July – September 2019 – dates to be mutually agreed.

Panel:  The Stove Network, Anna Hodgart (Engine Room Producer National Theatre of Scotland).

Submission Process:

The online application form is available to complete via Submittable which can accept written, audio and video applications. It is possible to draft, save and return to an application on Submittable. If Submittable is not accessible to you for any reason, please contact or call 0141 221 0970 and we can consider alternative methods of submission.

Please do NOT include images or web links.

All submissions must be in the English language, unless agreed by prior arrangement.


The Starter Programme is supported by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation.

This information is available on request in the following version: BSL Interpreted and Gaelic Language. Talking, Large Print and Plain English. Please email:

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