New Blood XI

Applications due: Friday, September 22, 2017

New Blood XI is the eleventh annual festival of student performance, live art, and time-based work at SAIC. This year, New Blood XI will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Links Hall (3111 North Western Avenue in Chicago, IL). All currently enrolled graduate, post-baccalaureate, and undergraduate SAIC students are encouraged to apply. Proposals involving sound, video, movement, performance texts, performance installations, collaboration, or site-specificity are all welcomed. Collaborative proposals must include at least one SAIC student.

New Blood XI Application Prospectus [PDF]

Apply online via SlideRoom

Information session at Links Hall: Monday, September 11, 4:30–5:45 pm.

Questions? Contact New Blood XI Student Coordinators:
Frederikke Christensen at
Misael Soto at
Maria Luisa Conlon at

Or Alumni Producer Lindsey Barlag Thornton at