Current Open Calls

Produce with CounterPulse

Fall 2018 CounterPulse Co-Productions

Co-productions are a subsidized, supported way to produce in the CounterPulse theater and be included in our curated season.
Applications due February 7, 2018
Performance Dates: September- December 2018

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Performing Diaspora 2018 Letters of Inquiry

This 4-6 month residency program is for emerging and mid-career Bay Area artists who are ready to work hand-in-hand with the team at CounterPulse to develop a project into a piece of work on stage.

LOIs due January 22, 2018
Performance Dates: December 2018

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Upstanding Others

CounterPulse, in collaboration with ZIL (Russia), will host a ten-day performance workshop residency under the working title Upstanding Others.

Applications due: January 18th, 2018
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Applicants for Co-Productions, Performing Diaspora, and Upstanding Others must be a CounterPulse member to apply. Memberships are pay what you can. Please visit to join.

Job Openings

CounterPulse House Manager

House Managers oversee Front of House operations during performances and events at CounterPulse, including hospitality, patron services, box-office services, and volunteer management.
Applications due: January 19, 2018
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Commissioning Opportunities

ArtSpan Art-in-Neighborhoods Exhibitions

Submit to this open call to be considered for three upcoming ArtSpan Art-in-Neighborhoods Exhibitions at CounterPulse this Winter and Spring.
Applications due: January 16, 2018.
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Turk & Taylor Art Activations

We have multiple opportunities for muralist, public artists, and community organizations to partner with us for the Turk & Taylor Project.
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