Assembly Festival announce their brand new ART Award. 15 December 2016

Assembly Festival is proud to announce a brand-new Award for developing Scottish performance companies in the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Based in our Edinburgh home, Assembly Roxy, the Award will provide up to £5,500 worth of support, including Fringe and Joint Venue Brochure registration fees, rehearsal space, and development and promotional support.

The Award will support emerging companies to create new Scottish theatre, and give them the opportunity to present it at the greatest arts festival in the world, with one of the leading venues at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

To be eligible for the Award, the company applying must be Scottish based, currently unfunded and the work must be debuting at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2017 (permitting up to 6 preview / work in progress performances as part of development)

Full release here