Musiktheatertage Wien

Artists in Residence: MUSIKTHEATERTAGE

Neubaugasse 33/1/9
1070 Wien

48.2018915, 16.3490502

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In June and September 2024, MUSIKTHEATERTAGE WIEN invites music theatre collectives and artists for a residency in Vienna, Austria. Dive into a vibrant scene, foster connections, and develop your music theatre projects in a supportive environment.

MUSIKTHEATERTAGE WIEN will be hosting two residencies (June and September 2024), as part of the EU-funded residency project What’s Next? exploring “Safe cultural multi-spaces for the multidisciplinary reflection of (post)war and (post)crisis European identity”. Each residency will be two-parted: One week in June and one week in September 2024.

The project concepts you are working on should frame one of the following topics:
- Ecological future (responsibility, human/environment, sustainability, climate crisis,
- The decision-making human being (e.g., homo politicus, individualism vs. swarm behavior, all kinds of social, political or philosophical aspects)

Residency Details:
Part one 9th-16th June
Part two 20th-27th September 2024
Location: Vienna, Austria

Who Can Apply?
Open to collectives and artist groups in contemporary music theatre (max. 6 members), who are willing to join both dates (June AND September 2024).

What We Offer:
● Accommodation and workspace
● Daily allowance of 30 Euros per artist
● Networking opportunities with Austrian music theatre creators and
international curators in the frame of the ‘Austrian Music Theatre Day’
● Attendance at cultural events like Vienna International Festival (June) and
Musiktheatertage Wien Festival (September)
● Concluding presentation to Vienna's music theatre community in frame of a networking event of Musiktheatertage Wien Festival in September 2024

Application Requirements:
Please send the following materials via E-Mail (pdf, max. 10 MB) to 
● Project Idea / Concept - max one A4 page
● Statement of your residency intentions - max. one A4 page
● CV or collective/group description
● Artist bios
● Portfolio of selected works as a PDF file OR a LINK to the portfolio website

Deadline for Submissions:
29th April 2024, 08.00 am CET

The applications will be assessed by the festival team, selected residents will be informed by 3rd May 2024.

For Inquiries:
Please contact Anna Knapp (project manager) at