The Offer:

The successful recipient will receive

  • Brighton Fringe entry fee paid for
  • An artist advisory session with a producer at South East Dance
  • 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 2023.

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

Application process: 

 Please complete the application before midday Friday 11 November. The link to the application form is here.  The bursary winner will be selected by a panel appointed by South East Dance. 


Applications Open: Wednesday 12 October

Applications Close:  Midday Friday 11 November


2022 Winners:

Fish Out of Water by MCDC - Michaela Cisarikova Dance Company