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A multifaceted program in which we provide the local community with workshops and performances from cutting edge, interdisciplinary artists. OPEN Indy is an opportunity for you to experience new ways of moving and working facilitated by some of the nation's most innovative performers and best teachers. Whether you consider yourself a novice, professional, or somewhere in between, we are sure you will discover something new and exciting in each workshop, and the performance is sure to be like no other.

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2020 with Vangeline

New York City based artist

Created through a partnership between NoExit Performance and IMAC, OPEN Indy is a short term residency program for cutting edge, interdisciplinary artists to share their work and knowledge with the Indianapolis community. Artists will teach a series of workshops accessible to a wide range of participants who have varied levels of experience in theater and dance/movement. Artists will also present an original work.

Learn more about applying to be an OPEN Indy artist. 

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2019 with Molly Brennan

Chicago based artist

2018 with Gerry Trentham

Toronto based artist