Open Call

Projecto Casa (3rd Edition)

June 14th, 2024

O Espaço do Tempo, Cineteatro Louletano and Centro Cultural Vila Flor launch the 3rd edition of Projecto Casa, a program that supports Artistic Creating in the Performing Arts field, integrating two long-term residencies as well as their respective pre-premieres, premieres and subsequent presentation. Each grant, totalling 25.000€, includes a residency of around 7 weeks at O Espaço do Tempo and a two-week residency at the place of their premiere. 

Projecto Casa aims to stimulate creation in the fields of dance, theatre, performance and crossover, and to contribute to the sustainable development of artists' careers in these areas. 

Similar to previous editions, two projects will be selected to take place in 2025. The first, focused in theater or crossover, will have its premiere within the Gil Vicente Festivals, at Centro Cultural Vila Flor, on June 5th 2025. The second, focused in dance or crossover, will premiere at Cineteatro Louletano in September 19th 2025. 

The jury, belonging to the three partner institutions of Projecto Casa, are Pedro Barreiro and Patrícia Carvalho from O Espaço do Tempo, Rui Torrinha and Marta Silva from Centro Cultural Vila Flor / A Oficina; and Paulo Silva and Dália Paulo, from Cineteatro Louletano. 

Applications are open until 11:59 pm on July 12, 2024, Continental Portugal time. All applications submitted after the deadline will not be analyzed.

Applicants with finalist projects must ensure availability for an online interview by members of the support program jury, on July 29, 2024.

The results will be communicated to candidates by email and publicly published on the websites of O Espaço do Tempo, Cineteatro Louletano and Centro Cultural Vila Flor, on August 2, 2024.

This grant is for Portuguese artists or for artists currently living in Portugal. For more information, please contact Sónia Cabecinhas