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.


Read details of the residency placements


ETC Members can apply to be a host theatre for the Artist Residency Programme. Deadline 2 September.


The open call for the residencies in the season 2022/2023 will be published in the autumn 2022.

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For further inquiries or additional information, please contact the ETC Office:

Magda Stergiou – Project and Communication assistant




The ETC Artist Residency Programme 2022 is part of the TRANSFORMATIONS programme, co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union.

ETC Artist Residency Programme

Promoting emerging theatre artists in Europe. Deadline to apply as host theatre for next year's programme: 15 July 2022

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