Welcome to the Pillsbury House Theatre application page.  Here you will be able to submit applications for the annual Naked Stages Fellowship for early career performance artists (SPRING), and the McKnight Fellowships for Community-Engaged Artists Fellowship Program (SUMMER/FALL).  

Create an account for your online application with Submittable. When you click the “Apply” button below, it will take you to the Submittable “Sign In/Sign Up” page. You will be prompted to create a Submittable account or to log in if you already have an account. 

To create your account you will need to provide your email address, a password, and your first and last names. Once you create your account, you will be taken to the “Welcome to Submittable” page. This page contains information about Submittable. To enter the McKnight Fellowship application, click “Continue.” If you already have an account, once you sign in you will be taken directly to the application. 

Submittable offers free support which can be accessed at: support@submittable.com

All applications must include the following:

1. Completed Entry/Contact Information Form

2. Proof of MN residency

3. Résumé

4. Artist Statement

5. Work sample List and Specifications

6. Work samples (up to 10 images)

7. One (1) Video Interview

Applications may include the following optional materials:

8. Up to two (2) Video work sample

9. One (1) PDF work sample

10. Community diagram/map

All Fellowship information and guidelines can be found at: pillsburyhouseandtheatre.org/mcknight-artist-fellowships

All applications must include the following:

  • Resume OR Bio

  • Proposal Narrative 

  • Work Samples

  • Work Sample Description Sheet 

All Fellowship information and guidelines can be found at: 



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