Open Call

CROSS Award - international performance award VI

Cross project

With Funding
Free / No Costs
Nebbiuno, Italy


Each participant can present only one project. To be considered for the award, must be presented only unpublished projects - therefore debut works – that need to be carried out during the first period of the artistic residency. The award is open to all groups, companies, collective and individual artists, both national and international, with at least 3 years of production demonstrated by curriculum vitae.

Number of Participants

The call is open to individual artists, professionals and companies. The project must be submitted as a production that can be developed during the different phases of the residency and that could include multiple expressive practices at the same time (as such: dance, music composition and interpretation, DJset, live soundtrack, composition of a soundtrack, activity of noise music, theatre, body performance, urban performance and dance, walkways, participated workshops, singing, new technologies, video art, motioncapture, readings, site-specific design).


Selection Results (Announcement Dates)


January 01, 2021 - June 01, 2021


  • €1,000.00 material budget (one-time)
  • €1,000.00 stipend (one-time)


Co-Working, Darkroom, Desk Space




Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

Public Programs

Competition , Festival, Mentors, Performances


Acting, Choreography, Composers, Dance, Dance Groups, Digital Media, Dreamers, Installation, Interdiscplinary Arts, Land Art, Music Composition, Performance Art, Public Art, Sound Art, Theatre, Video Art, Visual Arts


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Program Description

The projects will have to be realized in the spaces identified by the organization. Only new projects will be taken into account. Production proposals must consider the research area in which the competition develops, that is, the virtuous relationship and synergy between the compositional and expressive musical practices and the act of performing on stage. The five selected projects will be announced by November 15th, 2020 and will be developed during the residency phase in Verbania in a period from January 2021 and follow months. For a maximum of 16 days of residence for each individual artist / company selected. The work carried out will be presented to the public and to the jury (territorial and expert). The companies must submit an extract of the duration of no less than 20' and no more than 30'.

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