Language 
French/English
Duration 
variable, not exceeding 4 weeks for collective residencies.
Application guidelines 

 

Individual residency is open for any grant-holding writer. Collective residency is open for artists, writers, searchers who work with theater professionals and/or mix different artistic disciplines. Grant-holding writers engaged on projects piloted directly by the National Centre for Drama Writing will usually be entitled to a longer period of residence because of the nature of their project, which must be related to a specific theme such as comedy, writing for a young audience, writing for opera…

Send your application via postal mail only, to 

François de Banes Gardonne, directeur général
La Chartreuse
BP 30
30404 Villeneuve Avignon cedex
France

Find out here how to apply (in French).

Deadline 
30/07/2013 31/01/2014

Deadline

Deadline 
- February 1 for residences from September to December of that year - July 31 fo

La Chartreuse

La Chartreuse

Centre national des écritures du spectacle - CNES

Description 

Chartreuse is a place of residence for authors and for directors and choreographers working on a research phase and writing in pre-production. Artists from other disciplines (musicians, visual artists, filmmakers, architects ...) and researchers can be accommodated in the monastery when they are part of the work of a company, or when called within the program activities of the Charterhouse (conferences, exhibitions, entertainment heritage, events, territorial actions ...).

Residencies can be either individual or collective (companies, rehearsals, pre-production). Chartreuse welcomes both established artists as well as emerging artists.

Accommodation Information 

The artists are housed in the former Carthusian fathers' houses. It has hermitages kinds of compounds with enclosed garden. The House is divided into cells, studios, rooms.

Cells, studios and rooms have kitchenettes.

Studio Information 

Workspaces include meeting rooms, a dance studio, an auditorium, two multipurpose rooms and work spaces suitable for work presentations, readings, performances.

Technical Information 

Library: It includes a background of 8,000 books, devoted to the performing arts, and especially contemporary dramatic repertoire - the history of writing and to changes in writing, as well as new media (books in French and English).

danse studio, performance space

Address: 
La Chartreuse,
BP 30
30404 Villeneuve Avignon cedex
France
Telephone 
+33 901 52 424
Fax 
+33 902 57 621

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