We are seeking entries for the curated aspect of the 2018 edition of the festival which will take place from 27 February to 4March 2018 in various venues across Lagos.

All curated productions will be held at the festival hub – Freedom Park. 

We are looking for work that is experimental, fresh and innovative and uses space creatively and unconventionally. We are particularly interested in work that is multidisciplinary and combines various art forms to create pieces that are thought provoking, engaging and entertaining.  

Selected productions will receive a grant of N1,000,000 to present a minimum of 5 shows during the festival. 

How to apply

Interested Production companies should fill the  application form.  

Application submission deadline: Midnight on Monday 2 October 2017

Shortlisted applications will receive responses by Fridaty 6 October and will be expected to pitch their proposed production to a selection panel on Tuesday 10 October.

Additional Information

  • The Lagos Theatre Festival Team reserves the right to reject any application.
  • Upon selection, the artist/company will be required to attend a mandatory series of workshops ahead of the festival.
  • Selected artists/companies will be supported to present their work and will have access to our venue, technical, production and promotional support.  

Upon selection, you will be required to submit the following documents within a week:

  1. Certificate of Incorporation or Business registration.
  2. For certificate of incorporation, please include your Form CAC 07; while for certificate of business name registration, please include your BN01 form.
  3. Brief Company / Corporate profile.
  4. Reference letter from your bank.
  5. Reference letter from two of your past clients.
  6. Tax Identification Letter
  7. A completed suppliers appraisal questionnaire (This will be sent upon selection).
  8. A completed vendor bank details form (This will be sent to you upon selection).
  9. A tax clearance certificate.