Applicant Criteria

The DISTILLERY is seeking applicants of ALL performance-based mediums: dance, puppetry, cabaret, spoken word, interdisciplinary, multi-media, immersive, circus, playwriting/directing…

If your medium requires a rehearsal process, we are interested in your ideas!

APPLY HERE: DistilleryApplication2015

Applicants for The DISTILLERY will be selected based on the following criteria:

* Expressed interest creating original, professional performance work in New Orleans
* Expressed interest in developing new processes when creating performance work.
* Professional background in a performance medium
* Expressed vision for the project you would like to craft while at The DISTILLERY

Applicants will be selected by two local New Orleans artist advisors (announced by Jan.1), Emilie Whelan (DISTILLERY Facilitator), Alysia Savoy (DISTILLERY Manager), with advising by Neil Barclay (Contemporary Arts Center Executive Director) and Raelle Myrick-Hodges (Contemporary Arts Center Associate Curator of Performing Arts).

Applicants will be notified of acceptance by Thursday, March 5, 2015.

Any questions regarding the application process can be sent to: