CALL FOR PERFORMERS: New Westminster Canada Day

https://www.newwestcity.ca/services/arts-and-heritage/art-services#opportunities-for-artists

Deadline: March 29, 2019 4:00pm

We are calling all performers and performing groups to submit proposals to perform during the 2019 Canada Day Celebration at Queens Park on Monday, July 1st. We are looking for acts that will engage the community as well as celebrate the spirit and multicultural heritage of New Westminster.

Criteria for performers will include: availability, suitability for audience, New Westminster connectivity and technical requirements. Performers’ honorariums will be paid to all performers and will be negotiated on a case-by-case basis.

We are looking for the following types of entertainment:

  • Mainstage Entertainment (music, dance, performing arts)
  • Roving Entertainment (mobile and interactive)
  • Wild Card (participatory, pop-up, playful, unexpected)

Submissions must include:

  • Description of act or group, including performance history and links to New Westminster (up to one page)
  • Preferred length of performance
  • Artist fees based on a 35 minute performance for main stage performances
  • Tech rider and stage plot
  • Links to website, videos, and other relevant online content

Please send all submissions by March 29, 2019 at 4:00pm to:

Hannah Bennett, Arts Programmer
Arts Services Department, Anvil Centre
777 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC
V3M 1B6
T: 604-515-3837
E: hbennett@newwestcity.ca