New Work Network Darkside Bursaries

The third round of bursaries are now available for those interested in attending THE DARKSIDE 03: 'The Performance Re-enactment Society' with Tom Marshman and Clare Thornton, Sun 2 Dec, 4 - 9pm at the Arnolfini:

Tom Marshman and Clare Thornton have a mission - to breathe new life into performance archives through an evening of re-enactment and 'tableau vivant'. Marshman and Thornton want to invite participants to remember or invent a favourite moment of a performance and to recreate it for a photograph. These images will be collated at the end of the event and added to the Arnolfini Archive.

BURSARY INFO: New Work Network are offering 12 individual bursaries of up to £130 to attend The Darkside events throughout 2007/8.

These bursaries are for a broad range of arts practitioners from OUTSIDE Bristol to cover travel and accommodation expenses. The successful applicants will have the opportunity to meet and network with the curators and creative producers involved in the Darkside project.

APPLICATION: Please write why you specifically want to attend ‘The Performance Re-enactment Society’ in no more than 150 words. Send this as an email to: with DARKSIDE BURSARIES in the subject line by Fri 16 Nov 2007.

Marshman and Thornton also ask that you include with your application a recollection of a past performance, so that you can join in with this event.

If you have any enquiries please call New Work Network on 0207 539 9373.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful bursary applicants are required to write one side of A4 in response to the event (this will be made available on the NWN and Darkside websites).

FUTURE: There will be further NWN bursaries available for future Darkside events on the NWN website.

New Work Network is financially supported by Arts Council England
New Work Network

What: New Work Network Darkside Bursaries
Where: Arnolfini, 6 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA
When: Sun 2 Dec 2007, 4 - 9pm
Further Details:
- View the opportunity on the New Work Network website
- Visit the Darkside website
Deadline: Fri 16 Nov 2007
Who Can Apply: Arts practitioners based outside Bristol