blackcat productions are thrilled to be producing an exciting event, Cabaret in the ‘ville, for the Open Marrickville Festival. Cabaret in the ‘ville will bring together all walks of life for an evening for music, food, storytelling, comedy and magic, on June 28 at the Red Rattler.
We are calling all artists living or working in the Marrickville Local Govt Area (check your local govt area here) to submit proposals to perform or exhibit their work as part of the event. This is a paid opportunity for both emerging and established artists. Details are below. Please email proposals to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday May 3rd 2013.
Who we are looking for: Musicians, comedians, magicians, circus performers, dancers, choirs, cooks, storytellers, crafters, activists and visual artists who live or work in the Marrickville Local Govt Area.
What we want you to do: Perform or exhibit work at Cabaret in the ‘ville that demonstrates your experiences of living in contemporary Marrickville. We are casting a wide net, seeking submissions from all sorts of artists. but we are particularly keen on artists who embody the cabaret spirit, a fusion of music, comedy, politics and story telling.
What we need from you: You will need to fill out this Application form and submit a one page proposal, explaining what your performance, exhibition or participation in the event would involve. We know that applications can be a beast, so we aren’t going to stipulate loads of guidelines, but please answer the following in your submission:
- What is your artform and your experience performing or exhibiting your work?
- How will your performance / exhibition / story / presentation relate to the theme of living and working in contemporary Marrickville?
- How does your work relate to the traditions of cabaret?
- How long would your work take to perform or set up in the space?
You can also submit photos, audio or video of your work.
In summary, send in the Application form, a one page proposal and any support material (photos, video, audio) by Friday May 3rd.
If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch on email@example.com