South East Dance Bursary 2019


South East Dance are delighted to announce applications are open for our first Brighton Fringe Bursary for 2019.

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
• £300 cash support
• Brighton Fringe entry fee paid for
• 2 days of dramaturgy with Lou Cope
• 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 £1800!


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.

You will need to be ready to register your event for the Brighton Fringe Early Bird Registration deadline on 07 December. 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 2019.

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


Ali Williams - As a Tiger in the Jungle