PHYSICAL THEATER FESTIVAL is calling for proposals of physical theater, puppetry, circus, contemporary and devised new works for its 9th edition of the festival to run in July 2022.

Proposals should include:

• company bio

• touring history

• video of the full performance

• written description of the performance

• technical rider/touring needs


Submissions will be accepted via email:
All electronic submissions should be sent to


DEADLINE IS January 16th 2022


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