“The Stage is Yours” is the second edition of a youth exchange that provides various creative methods of theater and film which will give the participants opportunity to learn how to use powerful language of storytelling to express and address issues of xenophobia, racism and otherness in their home society and increase understanding and inclusion between people that seem so different.
For the ones that would like to join us on this 9-day journey – check below for more information and the application. 🙂
Location: KulturHaus, Garlstedt/Osterholz-Scharmbeck, Germany
Dates: 25 November – 05 December 2019
The idea behind this project is to bring youth from different backgrounds, cultures and contexts closer together, guiding supporting and helping them find creative ways to express and reflect upon their opinions of migration and cultural diversity in our every-day life and the world. During the day participants will get the opportunity to work with different theater techniques including improvisation, non-verbal expression, character and story development through creative writing. During the week you will be also introduced to theatrical techniques found in Theater of the Oppressed, Forum Theater, playback theater and scene building. This and much more will be used to support the work towards producing a small theatrical play, scene, or short film that will be showcased to the local community.
In short, the Objectives of this project are:
Sounds amazing? You want to apply? You can, if the following criteria applies to you:
This youth exchange will be hosted at a community group house “KulturHaus” in a small town called Garlstedt Osterholz- Scharmbeck near the city of Bremen, Germany. You can find more information and photos of the venue here.
All costs for accommodation and food are covered by Erasmus+. Travel costs will be reimbursed according to the distance bands allowances from Erasmus+. You can to calculate how much the distance from your residence place to Garlstedt, Germany is. Calculator
100 – 500km: 180€,
500 – 2000km: 275€,
To apply, please fill the form below!