ACT International Festival For Emerging Performing Artists 2024 

ACT Festival


ACT is an annual festival that, for the duration of four days, brings together around a hundred of participants and guests from all over the world. The festival has four main sections: the pedagogical program, ACTmosfera encounters, the exhibition shows and the short pieces contest.

The call for this last one is now open to companies and proposals that want to apply and participate in the festival.

To participate in the call, it is essential to send a video of the piece. It can be a work in progress or a rehearsal, but not a teaser.
The final pieces must be a maximum of 30 minutes without exception.

The festival offers

Accommodation -in shared rooms- for the performers and the necessary technical equipment; breakfasts, lunches and dinners are also included in the invitation, as well as the passes for all the activities that take place during the 4 days of the festival: workshops, talks and all the shows programmed in the festival. The festival is not responsible for transportation expenses; they must be assumed by the company or institutions contacted by the company.


  • ACT Award consisting of 2,000 € for the production of a new project and an invitation to the next edition of the festival to present the winning piece and/or a new work under development.
  • ACT-DURI Korea Award to the best international emerging artist, consisting of the opportunity to present a performance at the Duri Dance Theater in Seoul.
  • ACT Artistic Residency. 15-day residency with accommodation.
  • Two mentions without financial remuneration for the categories considered by the jury.

How to apply?

To participate in the Call, the proposals will be sent through this form.

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