West Midlands queer artists call out

West Midlands queer artists call out
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Posted on 11 Sep 2018

In addition to their upcoming festival programme, SHOUT is delighted to announce two fantastic new opportunities for queer identifying artists in the West Midlands for the 2018 festival.


QUEER & NOW: NEW PERFORMANCE SCRATCH NIGHT
DEADLINE 24TH SEPTEMBER - MIDDAY

In a brand new partnership with Birmingham REP, SHOUT Festival 2018 will include QUEER & NOW, a scratch night of new queer performance work from artists working in the West Midlands. SHOUT are looking to meet new artists, develop new ideas, and support new performance work from emerging regional artists working in performance (theatre, cabaret, dance, comedy, spoken-word, music etc.).

Successful artists will be given a 10 minute performance slot as part of an evening of performance in The Door, at Birmingham REP and £150 to cover the cost of materials and expenses, as well as mentoring, performance feedback and documentation. For a full brief and an application form click here.


SHOUT 2018 VISUAL ARTIST/DESIGNER COMMISSION
DEADLINE 24TH SEPTEMBER - MIDDAY


We are looking to commission a West-Midlands based visual artist(s)/designer to create an original design for SHOUT 2018, this design will be printed onto totes and t-shirts which will be used by staff and volunteers during the festival and available to audiences to purchase.

The successful candidate will receive a commission fee of £400, for a full brief and application form click here.

For further information and inquiries please contact Adam Carver by emailing shoutfestival@blgbt.org.

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