Frankfurt’s Mousonturm (Hesse)

The Mousonturm art house is theatre, production and communications site for international artists in all disciplines. Plateaux is an initiative of the Mousonturm in coproduction with the Deutsche Bank Foundation and one of the few festivals to encourage the young generation in the field of performing arts that supports young artists in preparing themselves for and making themselves known in international competition. As part of an international invitation to tender, Plateaux is inviting young artists to submit their concepts to Mousonturm. Together with the Artistic Advisory Council, a selection of new productions will be commissioned for the Plateaux Festival. During a Production Residency at Mousonturm, the production phase will start locally over the cour.

Contemporary dance, theatre, music, performance and fine art, supplemented by: new media, literature, film, radio plays and club art.

Künstlerhaus Mousonturm Frankfurt am Main GmbH
Waldschmidtstr. 4
60316 Frankfurt am Main
Federal Republic of Germany
Tel. +49 69 405895-25
Fax +49 69


  • Production opportunities (rehearsal rooms, studios, workshops) as well as performance opportunities (theatre, studio stage, exhibition area, Hesse literature forum, seminar room)
  • Accommodation + Technical Staff + PR
  • Production Cost Grand in the amount of max. 70% og the total budget of a production (based on their individual needs)
  • six months
Application guidelines:

Applications must contain:
  • A completed application form that can be downloaded. >LI>Detailed project description
  • Detailed documentation about previous productions with video sample (only in postal application, required format: DVD, duration: max. 60 minutes)
  • CVs of those involved
  • Cost calculation of the expected total costs including a finance model for 30% of the total costs