Evolution Funding

Evolution, a three year artist-led programme supporting professional dance development and enabling Oxfordshire-based dance artists to develop their careers and artistic practice comes to a close at the end of 2019. It is overseen by a Steering Group who consist of Chair: Claire Thompson, Treasurer: Euton Daley, Anja Meinhardt, Emma-Jane Grieg, Jane Connelly, Jenny Parrott (also ODF Administrator) and Ségolène Tarte.

Evolution is an Arts Council England funded three year artist-led programme supporting professional dance development and enabling Oxfordshire-based dance artists to develop their careers and artistic practice (supported by Oxford City Council).

End of Evolution Celebration Event – Sunday 13th October 2019
at The Old Fire Station, George St, Oxford OX1 2AQ 

Join Oxford Dance Forum for a free event celebrating the work of Oxfordshire-based dance artists (supported through the Arts Council England / Oxford City Council funded ‘Evolution’ professional  development programme).

Offering a vibrant and eclectic mix of dance performances, dance films and documentaries, installations and discussions throughout the afternoon and evening, this one-time-only event is open to all! Book tickets in advance for each event you’d like to attend – all free, donations welcome: https://oldfirestation.org.uk/whats-on/oxford-dance-forum-evolution-celebration/

 

Evolution Travel Bursaries

There are roughly 12 awards of up to £50 per year for Paid members  Priority will be given to people who have not recieved  a travel bursery before. Applications can be made at any time via e-mail to Claire Thompson – Chair of the ODF steering group (cthompson@oxford.gov.uk) and must:-

  • Clearly outline the nature of travel and cost
  • Include details of dance related activities
  • Outline any potential impact / benefit for the wider professional dance community in Oxfordshire.

Oxford Culture Fund rounds in 2019/20

Round 3 (for projects taking place between 1 December 2019 and 31 March 2020)
Wednesday 18 September 2019: Culture Fund opens for applications.
Wednesday 16 October 2019: Deadline for applications.
Applicants will be informed of decisions by Friday 1 November 2019

Details of Oxford City Council’s Culture Fund can be found here.