ARC Stockton & The Albany: Christmas Show Commission 2021 & 2022

  • North East, East, North West, Yorkshire, East Midlands, South East, South West, West Midlands, London
  • theatre


ARC Stockton and The Albany, Deptford are seeking to commission two new Christmas shows for children aged 3 – 7. Each show will be presented in one venue in 2021, and then in the other venue in 2022.

What are we looking for?

• To commission artists or companies that have experience of making work for this age group (3 – 7 year olds) or can evidence a commitment to collaborating with others who have
• For shows that will appeal to both nursery/primary school audiences and family audiences
• For book adaptations, shows that draw on familiar titles or new stories that respond to seasonal themes, with a contemporary bias
• For a company that considers our local demographic in the making and content of the work
• For a show that is as accessible to as many people as possible
• For a show that responds to our performance spaces (see below).

We welcome applications from companies who reflect the diversity of 21st century Britain.

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Deadline: 10am, Mon 9 Mar 2020