Starter Opportunity: Open Starter Residencies

Two residencies open to any artists wishing to explore a new idea for a piece of performance. Artists can be working in any art-form.

Applications Open: Monday 12 August 2019

Application Deadline: Monday 21 October 2019 at 5pm

Residencies to be undertaken: January to March 2020 – dates to be mutually agreed.

Panel: National Theatre of Scotland Associate Artists and Artistic Development team

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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