SEEKING ARTISTS, DANCERS & MUSICIANS:
CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR
2008 PAWTUCKET ARTS FESTIVAL
The Pawtucket Arts Festival (PAF)
Executive Committee seeks proposals from artists, dancers and musicians.
The Cityís 2008 Arts Festival will be held from September 5-14, 2008, at
various locations such as the Visitor Center, State Pier, Slater Mill and
Slater Memorial Park. The deadline for applications along with the
required supporting materials is March 15, 2008.
PAFís Program Committee is seeking
proposals for all artistic media, including poetry, spoken-word, sculpture,
dance, music (classical, rock, folk, blues, salsa, reggae, jazz, etc.),
theatre, and film. Proposals for education workshops (glass, wood,
ceramics, stone, polymer, fiber, painting and photography) will be also
Proposals will be reviewed and juried by
the PAF Program Committee comprised of local artists. The proposals will be
discussed and reviewed for scope of work and funding requested. Specifics
must include: cost, scope of work, time-frame, installation requirements,
stage requirements, sound and lighting requested and finally, equipment
needed. A completed application with supporting materials such as CDís,
DVDs, newspaper clippings, photographs or other marketing information is
required. The PAF has the right to refuse all proposals. A variety of
methods are being used to find new artists.
For more information call Diane Agostini,
Pawtucket Arts Festival Coordinator at
401-724-5200. The application is
available on our website
Send application by March 15, 2008,
to the Pawtucket Arts Festival, c/o Pat Zacks, Program Chair, 175 Main
Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860.