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Common Ground V

The application deadline for this opportunity has passed.

Calgary’s most exciting emerging artists festival is opening submissions!

That’s right, Common Ground V is looking for your work and they are gonna stay open until November 16, 2019.

The Common Ground Festival is a playground for emerging artists to experiment with the work that they are passionate about and we want you to be a part of that! We are open to all emerging artists and to every kind of performing art you can think of!!!

Festival Dates: April 21 – 25, 2020
Location: Pumphouse Theatres (2140 Pumphouse Ave. SW)

How to Apply

Applying is a breeze. For more information or to download the application form visit

Be sure to attach some additional material—it can be a full script, it can be a single scene, it can even be a concept. We just need something.

Send the application form and materials by email to

Each group that is selected will be paid a set fee per performance and they will be able to divide it up as they would like.