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PRALIN DELEGATION AT THE MALÁ INVENTURA FESTIVAL
CULTURE GET-TOGETHER / CONFERENCE ON COLLABORATION IN CULTURE
Delegace Pralin na festivalu Malá inventura 2020
PRALIN is a communication platform that connects independent art communities in Prague and Berlin. It aims to actively promote and mediate communication between artists and professionals within the field of performing arts, and also to present both Prague artists in Berlin and Berlin artists in Prague.
Services for artists and other professionals in Prague and Berlin that aim to answer individual questions and to arrange contacts with relevant partners.
These consultation services are open to artists, curators, dramaturges, producers, researchers, theoreticians, and other active professionals in the independent scenes in the following tasks:
- searching for a suitable space for an art stay
- arranging contact with specific artists and groups, tutors, curators, and other art professionals
- presenting information on how the local art scene operates regarding financing, local teams, networking, etc.
- searching for potential partners for comprehensive projects and initiatives that connect the Prague and Berlin art spaces
The Staff Exchange programme offers ways to get to know the art community in the partner city, start new co-operations, and start conversations about new co-production projects. Participants may enter the programme once a year via an open call.
Over the course of one year, participants will be given the chance to be present at several relevant festivals, events, symposiums, and conduct personal meetings according to their wishes and their specific field of activity. At the same time, participants will be given specific information regarding European funds, and strategies to initiate, develop, and maintain the projects and activities between Prague and Berlin in an effective way.
The Staff Exchange programme is open to curators, dramaturges, producers, researchers, and artists who are at the same time also producers of their own work.
Festival delegations and shows
Each year Art professionals have the chance to attend the festival in the partner city. The Malá inventura festival of new theatre offers a programme of fruitful networking for professionals from Berlin, and the Berlin Performing Arts Festival offers the same for Prague professionals. Participants are chosen via an open call.
Delegates will gain wider knowledge of the professional art scene, closer knowledge of local groups, possibilities, and hot issues. At the same time, they will get the chance for financial support if they choose one of the festival projects for presenting at their own scene, festival, etc.
Delegations are aimed at curators, dramaturges, producers, artists, and critics.
The Malá inventura festival also features a presentation of independent artists both from Berlin and Prague. This compact presentation programme for the Czech audience and theatre artists aims to present Berlin culture and increase the interest in the independent Berlin theatre scene. The curators aim to present unusual theatre processes, and to offer the Czech audience and art community new ideas and formats in the modern performing arts.
A conference for independent professionals in the field of performing arts focused on theatre, dance, and other related arts.
Industry Get-Together Berlin has been hosted by Performing Arts Programm Berlin since 2013. The aim of the conference is to exchange experience and knowledge, discuss topical issues, search for new partners, develop current contacts, and create new ones.
Industry Get-Together Praha: Nová síť is preparing for its first year in 2020. The aim of the conference is to establish a platform that enables cooperation in culture and promotes networking among artists in Prague. Industry Get-Together is a platform for meeting delegates from individual fields within the performing arts, professionals from related fields, artists, and the wider public. They have the chance to discuss topical issues in the performing arts with a focus on theatre, dance, and contemporary circus, to share their knowledge and have the opportunity to meet delegates from other art fields, policy makers and foreign professionals.
CONTACT AND ORGANISERS
PRALIN / coordinator
PRALIN / production manager
Nová síť z. s.
For sixteen years, Nová síť has supported performing arts and cooperation in culture. It is an open cultural organisation which connects the regions of the Czech Republic with Prague and abroad, strengthens communication between the public administration and the participants of cultural life and strives for decentralization, development and cultivation of open society in the Czech Republic. The main projects by Nová síť are the CZECH CULTURAL NETWORK NOVÁ SÍŤ, the new theatre festival MALÁ INVENTURA, the communication platform Prague - Berlin PRALIN and the project supporting artistic residencies ART-IN-RES.
The Berlin Performing Arts Programm
With the Performing Arts Program, LAFT Berlin has created an effective instrument to strengthen infrastructure, professionalism, and networking throughout Berlin’s independent performing arts community. The aim is to increase and consolidate the visibility of artistic work within Berlin’s creative hub, to open up the independent performing arts community to new audience members, to package and pass on knowledge and competencies, to strengthen synergies, and to create new collaborations both within and beyond the independent performing arts community itself.