RESIDENT COMPANIES & COMPANY COLLABORATORS
Generator provides office space, equipment and mentorship to independent theatre companies over one year of growth or change. Being aResident Company or Company Collaborator at Generator means 24-hour access to office and meeting space including mentorship, wifi, photocopier and printing, and auditing classes in the Artist Producer Training Program.
This residency promotes capacity building, peer-mentorship and knowledge-sharing among companies and with other artists the organization supports.
Each year, our First Generation Resident Companies will work collaboratively to solve a mutual and community challenge.
What’s this year’s Challenge? Resident Companies just moved in and are getting settled. In early 2018 they will begin brainstorming project options.
2016/2017 Project: An exploration of Trailers for theatre projects - translating live performance to digital form effectively, do's and don'ts and making different trailers for different purposes.
ACTION: Help them complete their research by participating in their survey - no experience required!
2015/2016 Project: A 5 part video series that explores the challenges and best practices of site specific work using their own productions as case studies.
How to Apply: Submission information for next year's resident companies will be announced in the Spring.