South East Dance Bursary 2020


SHIFT by Danny Fitzpatrick

South East Dance are delighted to announce applications are open for our first Brighton Fringe Bursary for 2020. The award is open to any artist or company whose Brighton Fringe show includes movement / dance / choreography.

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The Offer:

The successful recipient will receive


  • Brighton Fringe entry fee paid for
  • Artist Advisory / mentoring sessions with the South East Dance team
  • In-kind marketing and social media support for your show


This support is worth over £600!


This bursary is open to any Brighton Fringe show that includes movement / dance / choreography. You do not need to be a dance artist / company to apply! The shows lead art form might be cabaret, circus, burlesque, physical theatre etc.

In order to be considered for the bursary, you must first have a show in development and provide evidence that you have either confirmed your venue or are in conversation with a venue who will host your Brighton Fringe show in 2020.

Please note: this bursary is open to professional artists only (not students).

Selection Process:

The bursary winner will be selected by a panel appointed by South East Dance. 

Applications open: 4 November 2019
Applications close: 17:00 on 3 January 2020

How to Apply: