Des mots à la scène
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Project support

Des mots à la scène

Foreign professionals
"Des mots à la scène" (“From Words to the Stage”) is a support fund for the production of contemporary writing for the stage from Africa and the Caribbean launched by the Institut français. Funded by the Ministry of Culture, this fund aims to promote authors from the south who are little known or played.
Terms and conditions

New call for applications: november 2020


The objectives of this new system are manifold:

  • promoting staging of texts by young French-speaking authors
  • increasing the means of production
  • participating in setting up distribution networks.

The aim of the fund is to encourage co-productions with international players, to intervene ahead of new productions and to bring together new partners.


Production support

All the phases involved in production can be supported:

  • research
  • writing
  • creation
  • broadcasting