Zodiak – Center for New Dance is a Finnish and international production, performance and event venue of contemporary dance and the regional dance center in Helsinki. It provides a joint platform and production forum for dance artists and groups. For the audience, Zodiak offers a versatile program of the most interesting artists and trends in contemporary dance.
The core of Zodiak's programming consists of new premiere works. Zodiak functions as a coproducer for the selected premiere programme, and the productions are required to have own financing, too. Suggestions for revival premieres and guest performances are also considered. The premiere programme invites artistically high-quality and unique dance pieces as well as pieces representing new choreographic thinking and performance concepts alongside traditional piece forms. Suggestions for outreach, courses and course teachers are also welcome.
Production applications for the year 2011 are accepted until 31.3.2010.
There is an electronic application process. Applicants are asked to fill out a production application form by 31.3.2010. The application must also be printed and sent by post to Zodiak – Center for New Dance, Tallberginkatu 1/154, FIN-00180 Helsinki. (Stamped by deadline.)
Applications are reviewed during April-May. Applicants are informed of the production selections by emai by the middle of June. Some lexibility in scheduling is required in the finalization of the programming.
Please read more and fill in the production application at: www.zodiak.fi