An open call for an interdisciplinary production has been announced by the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union in collaboration with the Malta International Arts Festival.

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The chosen application that will involve theatre, dance, music and new media will be granted €10,000 inclusive of VAT will be awarded to the chosen application. The production should link one or more of the themes of the Presidency – Migration, the Maritime Sector, Security, the Single Market, European Neighbourhood and Social Inclusion – and the final project will be presented during the Malta International Arts Festival 2017.


Applicants should submit a brief description (1 page A4), names and biographies of leading artists involved, and a production budget by not later than the 15th March. Late submissions will not be considered. An independent jury will select the production from the submissions by the 23rd March.

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Applications are to be placed in an envelope marked ‘MIAF + title’ in the application box at the Arts Council Malta, 16 Casa Scaglia, Mikiel Anton Vassalli Street, Valletta.