Opening doors for artists.
Thursday 18th May –
Saturday 20th May 2017
UnShut is looking for performance artists from all disciplines to participate in this exciting new festival of creativity and innovation in Sheffield, UK.
Musicians, performance artists, dancers, poets and creatives from all backgrounds are invited to showcase their work in an open and supportive environment. UnShut encourages work that seeks to challenge preconceived ideas of what performance art ‘should’ be and welcomes emerging and more established creatives looking to expand the boundaries of performance.
UnShut is committed to creating a space that allows for creativity to flourish, with an intention of unlocking creative potential for those concepts and ideas considered more ‘experimental’ or ‘radical’.
If you perform at UnShut festival you will receive:
What we are looking for?
We are looking for 30min -1 hour shows.
Smaller pieces will also be considered please state this in your application.
We are open to all genres of live artistic practice including theatre, dance, comedy and spoken word. The festival looks to encourage work that is thinking outside of the box or challenging conventional ideas of performance.
If you want to be a part of UnShut then please send the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline – 27th March 2017:
*Unshut festival operates under a profit share scheme, the festival is free for people to attend but we are encouraging donations from audiences for performances. All proceeds will be split between all performers at the festival.
potential for those concepts and ideas considered more ‘experimental’ or ‘radical’.