Emergency! Performers Wanted!

Thursday, 7th April, 2011
Performers - Do you want to show off your new work on stage at Leicester's oldest Victorian theatre as part of our Emergency! showcase?

Emergency! allows artists of all ages from across the East Midlands to perform short pieces of work in a 15 minute showcase at the theatre.

Amy Christer, Education Officer at the East Street theatre, said: "For more than a decade we have seen hundreds of
varied and talented performers take to the stage and hope to see some great applications for June.

"Whether you are interested in theatre, dance, film, spoken word or comedy this is your chance to get on stage and actually do it!

"All you need is a simple idea for a performance that lasts about 15 minutes."

There is no charge or registration fee and performers can meet other East Midlands based artists, show and review work.

The show is compered by comedian Tom Young (pictured) who recently performed at Leicester Comedy Festival.

You can also get technical support from The Y, perform in a professional venue and obtain helpful feedback from a friendly audience

Artists can receive post show advice from The Y about how to develop their careers.

Interested?

For more information and an application pack contact Amy Christer on 0116 204 6216 or email artseducation@leicesterymca.co.uk.

Submission deadline for applications for the June showcase is May 6.



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