Marina Studios Artist Development Scheme

A Space to Call Home

Our Artist Development Scheme is a initiative driven by the core value of true inclusivity. It is designed to address the needs of under-represented artists by providing tailored support in various aspects of dance creation. This scheme aims to offer artists the essential resources of space, time, guidance, and sharing opportunities to nurture their artistic endeavours.

Applications now open!

Please email your application to india@dancehub.uk by 5pm on Monday 18th December 2023!

  • To empower under-represented artists by providing them with the necessary resources and support to create dance works. 
  • To facilitate the development of new creative and cultural works through collaborative efforts, such as co-creation with participants. 
  • To enhance the skills and capabilities of individual artists or those within their respective organizations through focused training, talent development, and mentoring. 
  • Provide dedicated studio space and necessary resources for artists to work on their projects. 
  • Pair artists with experienced mentors who will provide guidance, feedback, and valuable insights throughout the development process. 
  • Foster a supportive environment that encourages artistic exploration and risk-taking. 
  • Facilitate networking opportunities and collaborations with fellow artists to enhance collective creativity. 
  • Provide training workshops, masterclasses, and skill-building sessions to support artists in refining their technical and artistic abilities. 
  • Production of high-quality, innovative dance works by under-represented artists. 
  • Increased visibility and recognition for the artists involved in the program. 
  • Cultivation of a supportive community of artists, mentors, and collaborators.