The ETC Artist Residency Programme offers 6 scholarships every year at ETC Member Theatres.

The selected participants will join the creative team of a theatre production process as as assistant director or assistant dramaturge.

The ETC Artist Residency Programme is also a chance for ETC Member Theatre staff to gain insights into the independent European theatre scene, supporting international cooperation.

We're currently looking for host theatres for our 2022 Artist Residency Programme!

Deadline to apply: 17 September 2021

Find out more about becoming a host theatre and apply

We will be announcing how to apply to be an artist in our Residency Programme in September 2021.

ETC Artist Residency Programme

Promoting emerging theatre artists in Europe

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Why Join ETC?


  • Meet and network with colleagues from other European theatres
  • Create international artistic collaborations
  • Get inspired by new ideas and shared best practices
  • Be represented at European and international level
  • Discover new contexts, cities and perspectives
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