Call for productions

IFDT Igor Madzirov
III. International Festival for Children’s Theatre
„Igor Madzirov“ Skopje, R. North Macedonia
01 - 05 October 2024

 

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS

International Festival for Children’s Theatre „Igor Madzirov“ is announcing an open call for participation in the competitive programme of its third festival edition which is going to be held 01 - 05 October 2024, in Skopje, R. North Macedonia.

The host of the festival is a National Institution „Theater for Children and Youth“ - Skopje.

The third festival edition is dedicated to the “Small forms” of performances: puppet theater, shadow theater, dance, physical, music theater and other forms and aesthetics, created from professional theater productions for children and youth.

The call for applications will be open until April 15, 2024.

 

Application form can be found here:

Форма за апликација

 

NOTICE: Applications received beyond the stated deadline and incomplete applications will not be considered.

HOW TO APPLY

  1. Complete application form
  2. Full recording of the play (attached to the online form as a link from wetransfer, sendspace or other)short promo video of the performance (max 10-15 min)
  3. Short promo video of the performance (up to 3 minutes, attached to the online form as a link from wetransfer, sendspace or other)
  4. Five (5) horizontal photographs of the performance (13x18 cm, 300 dpi, or 1500 x 2100 pixels)
  5. Short summary of the performance in English (up to 900 characters, online form)
  6. Cast and production team list (full names)
  7. Short text about the theatre production (up to 900 characters, online form)
  8. Technical rider
  9. Theatre company logo

Submitted materials will be kept in festival archives and will not be returned.

Note: In addition to the call you can use the following documents:

  1. Technical specification from the stage space
  2. Technical specification of the lightning console

SELECTION

The basic criteria for the selection of performances is their artistic quality. The quality of the performances applied for competitive programme will be judged by the Selector and Art Council of the festival.

Selection results will be published on May 1, 2024, at the latest, on the official web site of the festival www.puppet.com.mk.

Individual notifications will be sent only to those theatres/participants whose performance is chosen to be presented within competitive programme.

AWARDS

The following awards are given to productions selected for the competitive programme:

  1. GRAN PRIX for the best theater show
  2. AWARD FOR THE BEST THEATER DIRECTOR
  3. TWO AWARDS FOR BEST ACTING SKILLS
  4. AWARD FOR THE SCENIC DESIGN
  5. AWARD FOR THE COSTUME DESIGN
  6. THE EXPERT JURY OF THE COMMISSION HAS THE RIGHT TO AWARD SPECIAL PRIZES

The awards will be decided by three-member international jury.

CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION:

  • Costs of travel to and from Skopje are the responsibility of the participants
  • The festival organization covers costs of local transport
  • The Festival organization covers the cost of accommodation and food for 10 persons for three festival days
  • The Festival organization Committee provides technical support

ADITIONAL INFORMATION

If you need additional information, please contact the Festival office at:

www.puppet.com.mk
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+389 2 3116 185
+389 71 366 765
+389 70 991 961

Sincerely yours,
Katarina Ilievska - Siljanovska
Director of "Theater for Children and Youth" - Skopje


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