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🚨APPLICATIONS CLOSE THIS SUNDAY 7 FEBRUARY!🚨  Last chance to apply - be part of our artist in residence program, Q Theatre Lab!  The residency is designed to make creative space and time for the development of dynamic projects at an early stage of their conception. Projects are selected through an open callout process and successful applicants will receive financial assistance, work-space as well as technical and dramaturgical support for dedicated creative development.  In 2021 we are expanding the program to include a performance outcome. The two successful applicants will present their work (approx. 30 min) as a double bill in a two-night season in the Allan Mullins Studio at @the_joan.  For more info and to apply, visit our website (link in bio).  Image: Artist: Nathan Harrison. Project: How I Saved the Western Black Rhino. Photographer: Katy Green-Loughrey.  #qtheatre #qtheatrelab #theatre #arts #thejoan #residency #artistresidency #artist #applynow #westernsydney #sydney #penrith #australia
🚨ARTIST CALLOUT!🚨  Q Theatre Lab is Q Theatre’s artist in residence program. The residency is designed to make creative space and time for the development of dynamic projects at an early stage of their conception. Projects are selected through an open callout process and successful applicants will receive financial assistance, work-space as well as technical and dramaturgical support for dedicated creative development.  In 2021 we are expanding the program to include a performance outcome. The two successful applicants will present their work (approx. 30 min) as a double bill in a two-night season in the Mullins Studio at The Joan.  DEADLINE 7 FEBRUARY. APPLY NOW VIA LINK IN BIO.
🚨 Applications to audition for "Originate" close tomorrow at 5pm! 🚨  Calling all young actors, writers, musicians, digital artists and spoken word poets aged 18 - 26, don't miss your final chance to apply for Q Theatre's "Originate - The Big Blue".  "Originate" seeks to up-skill early-career artists in the areas of new work development, cross art form practice and to facilitate new collaborations. Guided by director Nick Atkins, the successful applicants will move through a workshop process that creates a new performance from the ground up. "The Big Blue" is a thematic starting point for a performance that is yet to be developed and will be defined by the thoughts, beliefs, hopes and fears of the ensemble.  ✍️🎬 If this sounds like you and you want to make the cut, head to http://ow.ly/lvtC50ArmSR and submit your application now!  📷 Photo by Christina Mishell  #thejoan #theatre #artsopportunities #qtheatre #auditioncallout
🤳 Short Message Service is a moment of theatre delivered to you, to your phone, in the comfort of your own home.  Developed and programmed by Q Theatre, this special event will be delivered to audiences via a series of text messages over one hour and crafted by playwrights Donna Abela, Monikka Eliah, Margaret Davis, Jonathan Biggins and Katie Beckett.  It is a chance for audiences to sit back and experience the excitement of the unexpected, all without leaving the living room – and it doesn’t cost a thing! All you need is  essential a mobile phone that can receive text messages.  Book your FREE ticket now via link in bio!
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🎭 AUDITION CALL OUT FOR YOUNG ARTISTS 🎭  Are you a young actor, writer, musician, digital artist or spoken word poet? Q Theatre is seeking artists aged 18 - 26 to audition to take part in the 2020 "Originate" project, "The Big Blue".  "Originate" seeks to up-skill early-career artists in the areas of new work development, cross art form practice and to facilitate new collaborations.  Guided by directors Nick Atkins, the successful applicants will move through a workshop process that dreams a new performance from the ground up. "The Big Blue" is a thematic starting point for a performance that is yet to be developed and will be defined by the thoughts, beliefs, hopes and fears of the ensemble.  💥 Applications close Friday 31 July at 5pm. 💥  For more information visit our website (link in bio) or email Ian Zammit at ian.zammit@penrith.city  Photo by Christina Mishell
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