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Apply to be a part of JoJo - Oulu Dance Centre’s 2021 program!

Application period 14.10.-24.11.2019

We are looking for interesting dance pieces from all genres of dance and proposals for audience development work.


Annually JoJo produces 4-5 co-productions. New productions chosen into the program are also expected to have other funding in addition to JoJo’s support. The monetary support from JoJo is not a grant. JoJo's home stage is Valvesali in Cultural Centre Valve.

JoJo's production funding includes:

  • Accommodation in JoJo’s residency apartment in the centre of Oulu (fully furnished with two twin rooms and a living room, capacity 4-5 people)

  • Maximum of 20000€ of monetary support that is mainly directed towards personnel costs

  • Rehearsal space 6h/day, 5 days/week, maximum three weeks

  • 5-10 performances

  • Costs for rehearsal and performing venues are included to the production funding

  • Administrative and producing assistance according to the production contract


JoJo expects from artists proposing new productions:

  • Team leader for the working group

  • Other funding

  • Information about other possible production partners

  • Proposal for audience development work during the creation process

  • Minimum of one open rehearsal before the premiere

  • An open audition if needed

  • An audience discussion after an agreed performance


Please apply by using the form on this webpage. The form can't be saved during the process.

It is advisable to write your text offline and copy and paste it to the form.

The application deadline is 24.11.2019

Late applications will not be accepted.



•   CVs (Finnish or English)

•   Video links 

•   Budget

•   Project 


Please send the attachments to productions(at)jojo.fi the same day you submit the application form. JoJo accepts attachments in the following formats: .pdf, .doc, .txt, .rtf ja .xls.


On 14th-18th October and 28th Oct-7th Nov and 22nd Nov

Helena Lindqvist, Managing Director

helena.lindqvist(at)jojo.fi / +358 50 464 4880

JoJo - Oulu Dance Centre

Kirkkokatu 19 a 15 90100 Oulu,


2016 @ JoJo - Oulu Dance Centre 

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