We’re bringing you more theatre opportunites this week, many of which are for people of colour and those that identify as disabled. Best of luck!
UK New Artists ‘Future Producers’ callout is still looking for applications for three different projects, of which one is for projects working with disabled artists or participants, and one is for projects with an LGBTQ focus.
Deadline is 28th June. https://uknewartists.co.uk/call-for-ideas-future-producers
The London Mayoral office still has £70k worth of funding available for research and development projects (you can apply for between £3k and £10k) lead by disabled London-based artists.
Graeae are currently inviting applications from disabled theatre-makers or aspiring theatre-makers aged 17-29, for their Certificate of Higher Education Theatre Making and Leadership Ensemble.
Creative Arts England have several artist call-outs (two commissions for disabled artists, and three pieces of existing work from any artist who considers themselves to have characteristics protected by the 2010 Equality Act, including disabled, BAME, and LGBTQIA+ artists) to develop work aimed at engaging rural audiences.
Deadline 9th July: https://www.creativeartseast.co.uk/our-work/plugged-in
LADA are hosting a workshop for neurodivergent artists, which comprises a full day in-person workshop in London on Saturday 25th September, and an online debrief the following day.
Creative Youth have opened applications for their Creative Youth Programme, and are especially interested in applications from D/deaf, disabled, and neurodiverse artists and companies. Must be under 27.
Deadline 1st August: https://creativeyouthcharity.org/creative-talent/creative-talent-programme-2021-22/
Drake Music are hiring a new Deputy Chief Executive and applications are open only to disabled applicants.
Deadline 1st August: https://www.drakemusic.org/about-us/recruitment/
The Grand Plan Fund offers three £1,000 grants a month for people of colour based in the UK who want to make any form of creative project.
Rolling deadline. https://www.grandplanfund.co.uk/
Triple C’s DANC (Disabled Artist Networking Community) host a wide variety of Zoom sessions and workshops (including sessions with major theatres such as the National, Royal Court, and Donmar Warehouse) aimed at disabled creatives.
Please sign up to the DANC newsletter https://mailchi.mp/faa519b87864/danc or visit their EventBrite page for booking info: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/triplec-creative-confidence-collective-16752850772