Online application begins from June 15th to September 26th 2016. World Stage Design Exhibition is a feast for all of the senses and celebrates the very best in global performance design. The WSD2017 Exhibition is open to all performance designers and we encourage individual designers to forward their work for consideration by the selection jury. There is no pre-determined theme, and all submissions must be realized performances, installations, site-specific events, etc. produced between September 2012 and September 2016. If you would like to know more information, please visit latest News to download the Exhibition Information.
Scenofest was initially instigated at the Prague Quadrennial in 2003 to foreground activities for students and emerging artists, and it became an integral part of WSD in 2013. The Scenofest of WSD2017 will offer an inspirational combination of international and local thought. Leaders will be assembled to deliver a series of engaging and interactive activities comprising of master-classes, seminars, and performances exploring all aspects of performance and theatre design. Following the concept developed for the Scenofest 2013, production programming will emphasize the approach of design as performance. We are offering you an opportunity to bring your performance to WSD2017. Your proposal to WSD2017 must be submitted via the online between 15 June and 26 September 2016. Please visit latest News to download the information of call for performance.
We have received a total of 656 entries for the WSD Exhibition and 137 performance applications for Scenofest from 61 countries across five continents. The Selection Jury and the WSD Executive Committee will curate these two categories and the finalists will be announced by December 10.
Due to a great number of last minute requests and in the spirit of WSD wishing to include as many individuals as possible, we have decided to extend the deadline until 5pm TST (Taiwan Standard Time, UTC+8:00) on Monday, September 26, 2016.
There are some traveling tips for your reference, please find the following info for planning your WSD2017 trip.
The National Taichung Theater (NTT), the first national-level performing arts center in central Taiwan, will celebrate its grand opening on September 30, 2016.