Great interest in the vacant position for Artistic Director at Carte Blanche
37 well qualified applicants for the position.
Bruno Heynderickx’ fixed term period expire next summer in 2014. He announced his decision to the board this autumn not to apply for a third fixed period. It is therefore a pleasure to see so many qualified applicants from all over the world wishing to be his predecessor.
Carte Blanche has had a substantially international success during Heynderickx' period and the company has made it's mark as one of the most interesting contemporary dance companies in Europe. Several of the applicants mention this as a major reason for applying, and we believe this to be a direct reason for the large number of applicants.
The list of applicants consist of seven women and 30 men, living in 13 different countries. Of these, eight are resident in Norway. In age, they range from 31 - 56 years of age. Applicants list