WILDTOPIAs managing director, Karen Toftegaard, is an experienced facilitator – creating a safe framing for sharing and producing knowledge as well as creating empowering processes for people in the performing arts field. One of WILDTOPIAs core values is to “supporting each other – to grow together”.
So please don’t hesitate to contact us if you want to want to:
- develop an international strategy (including aspects of rethinking working internationally).
- get to know more about the landscape of touring in the Nordic countries/Denmark.
- create strategic, sustainable collaborations with different kinds of organizations in different countries.
WILDTOPIA offers Mentoring // Counceling sessions on skype or in Copenhagen [Denmark]
90 MINUTES COUNSELING / MENTORING WITH
Karen Toftegaard: 214 Euros [tax included]
- You describe what you need mentoring/counceling on.
- At least 7 days before the session you send an agenda for the meeting.
- We advise you to record the session, so you can be fully present during the session for your own use.
5 COUNSELING / MENTORING SESSIONS (to be held within a year): 970 Euros [tax included]
Is this what you need? Please write to email@example.com.
WILDTOPIA OFFERS WORKSHOPS – mainly in collaboration with organisations.
Please write to firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to know more about this. Below you can see examples on what kind of workshops WILDTOPIA has contributed with before.
Gitte and Karen are enthusiastic professionals who shared their wide experiences in international performing arts. Finnish professionals got new tools to open doors to work internationally.
We warmly thank WILDTOPIA for their good collaboration and boost for young and already emerged dance and circus professionals.
CircusInfo Finland – Lotta Nevalainen
DanceInfo Finland – Riitta Aittokallio
April 2020 // Tromsö, Norway: “Pitch your work” – preparation workshop for Norwegian performing arts artists pitching their work at IETM in Tromsö. Hosted by Dansarena Nord. CANCELLED
February 2020 // COPENHAGEN, Denmark: “PR at Edinburgh Festival Fringe” for Danish artists preparing for Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2020. This workshop happens in collaboration with The Danish Arts Foundation // Statens Kunstfond and is a part of the #DANISH focus at EdFringe the upcoming years.
November 2019 // COPENHAGEN, Denmark: “Production-planning and what to consider while negotiating with venues” for Danish artists preparing for Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2020. This workshop happens in collaboration with The Danish Arts Foundation // Statens Kunstfond and is a part of the #DANISH focus at EdFringe the upcoming years.
- November 2019 // ISTANBUL, Turkey: “Strategy for internationalization // How to find your own way of navigating the international performing arts arena”. This workshop happens in collaboration with İstanbul Tiyatro Festivali and Dansk Kulturinstitut/Danish Cultural Institute.
August 2019 // EDINBURGH, UK: “Introduction to Edinburgh Festival Fringe – for Nordic producers/artists” for Danish artists preparing for Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2020. This workshop happens in collaboration with The Danish Arts Foundation // Statens Kunstfond and is a part of the #DANISH focus at EdFringe the upcoming years.
October 2018 // HELSINKI, Finland: “Strategy for internationalization” for Finnish producers/artists within Dance and Circus. The two-day workshop happened in collaboration with DanceInfo Finland and CircusInfo Finland. [with a follow up session at CINARS in Montreal, November 2018]
March 2018 // COPENHAGEN, Denmark: “International Platforms and how to get the most out of them – CINARS, PAMS, Edinburgh Festival Fringe”. WILDTOPIA facilitated a sharing session with experienced agent Malco Oliveros who has visited the performing arts fair CINARS many times and producer Marie Schulz who has attended PAMS several years in a row. WILDTOPIA contributed with their experiences from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Curious? -> download a summary [in Danish] righ there.