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MAY 11-14. 2022

We are thrilled to announce PLAYSMELTER FESTIVAL 2022 ARTIST RESIDENCIES. These paid opportunities for Northern ON artists support and encourage artists’ needs to make work in a collegial, playful and productive setting.  Ten residencies are available and are open to any and all artistic disciplines. Term to begin early May and be completed during the festival May 11-15.  Artist has the choice to work either on-site in Sudbury, ON during the festival and/or virtually from their home. Each artist will be required to provide one interactive audience moment, determined by the artist, such as an Artist Talk on their work/process of creation. Supplies and supports (including dramaturgical if/as needed) will be provided.  Each artist will receive $1500.

To apply please submit the following to hello@patthedog.org.

  • A Letter of Interest (Max 2 pages) Describe the project to be undertaken, articulate the questions and curiosities that you are exploring and describe the process that you wish to undertaking.
  • A resume or CV.

Please title in the Subject Line: PLAYSMELTER FESTIVAL ARTIST RESIDENCIES.  Deadline to apply: April 22, 2022 at 5pm.

Questions? Please contact Artistic Director Lisa O’Connell

Pat the Dog Theatre Creation and the PlaySmelter Festival would like to acknowledge that we are in Robinson-Huron Treaty territory and the land on which we gather is the traditional territory of the Atikameksheng Anishnaabeg.