Deborah Slater Dance Theater - STUDIO 210 SUMMER RESIDENCY

Rosemary Hannon, The Big Bad and the Little Good
photo by Nisha Singh


The 210 Summer Residency supports Bay Area artists in need of space to make their work. DSDT is happy to make a rare offer of rehearsal space, performance opportunities, peer support and professional feedback from Deborah Slater. The residency is intended as a vehicle for artists to hone their skills, experiment, and dive into making performance. It is currently open to dedicated artists of all performance disciplines. 

2017 Residency: 13th Floor & Sarah Cecilia
2016 Residency: Tammy Johnson & Larry / Laura Arrington
2015 Residency: Marina Fukushima & Beth Wilmurt
2014 Residency: Emma Jaster, Erin Malley
2013 Residency: Chris Black, Megan Finlay 
2012 Residency: Rosemary Hannon, Nol Simonese

A panel selects 2 individual artists or companies who will be offered rehearsal space free of charge at Studio 210 for eight weeks, along with mentorship of Deborah Slater and a final culminating performance at the end of July where the artists engage with the audience on their original questions.

The 2017 Residency will be held from June 1st through July 30th. 

The application for 2017 is now closed. 

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