Open Calls

A row of people wearing colourful body stockings made of wool, an artwork (C) See-ming Lee


Culture Department
Goethe-Institut Irland

Open Calls

Here you will find a selection of current international and national open calls and opportunities (i.e. competitions, prizes, exhibitions, awards, proposals, residencies and grants) across art forms for artists, creators, translators and makers to participate in exciting international programmes.

If you would like to see an opportunity added to our listing, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Listings are regularly updated.

International Playwright Award Osnabrück 2022/23 - Open Call

The new artistic direction of the Theater Osnabrück is going to continue the tradition of handing out an award to playwrights the next season (2022/23).
For the first time the award will be tendered internationally meaning the open call is not only
looking for works in German but is also targeting playwrights from all over Europe.

"Translating Theatre" - 23rd International Workshop Mühlheim

The workshop for translators promotes engagement with new German-language drama on an international level.
Every year, the ITI Germany invites translators of German-language drama to an international workshop as part of the Mülheimer Theatertage.