Calling all street performers, circus acts, buskers, musicians, artists, clowns, mimes and entertainers….the first Cape Town Buskers Festival needs you!
To be held at the V&A Waterfront from 1 to 11 November 2018, the Buskers Festival will feature several stages and over a hundred performances over two weekends.
•You’re a freelance performer with a killer, family-friendly act and the ability to whip a crowd into a frenzy
•You have an act of 45-minutes that you can perform at least twice a day
•Your act is relatively self-contained and able to set up and strike quickly Then you’re what we’re looking for!
•Marketing and promotion
•Staging (basic tech, lighting and sound) and support
•Crowd control and security
•Licences, insurance and permits to perform in public
•A nominal stipend to cover your transport costs and meals – R500 per act per day.
Your job is to perform – and to get your ‘hat’ filled with cash from the passing crowd…100% of what you raise, you keep.
How to be part:
•EITHER come along to one of the audition days at the V&A Waterfront Amphitheatre on 11, 13 & 15 September, anytime between 12pm and 4pm, and give us a taste of what you can do. Registration takes place between 10h00 – 11h00.
•OR, if you can’t make those auditions, grab your phone and film a short video of you doing your thing.
•Whichever of the above two methods you use, you need to complete the application form at www.capetownfringe.co.za/buskers before 5pm on 1 October 2018.
•If you have any questions, email us – firstname.lastname@example.org
For more visit http://www.ctbuskersfestival.co.za or follow the social media channels:
•Twitter – @CTbuskersfest
•Instagram – @ctbuskersfest
•Facebook – @ctbuskersfest