PERFORMERS

About the Event

ABOUT THE WEEKEND

Let's get you back on the road, back in venues and back performing!

Join in the fun by signing up to be a performer for the Great Yorkshire Festival! Let's support the industry as one!

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WHAT WILL YOU BE REQUIRED TO DO ON THE DAY?

You will be assigned one of our spotlight venues and given a specific time slot on Saturday 14th or Sunday 15th August 2021. You will be required to perform a 20-30 minute set at the venue.

We will be offering a £20 contribution to your travel costs, and will take into consideration any other bookings you may have taken when assigning performance times and places. PA, microphone and AUX cable will be provided on site, so this is a turn up, plug in and sing gig.

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

- You will be featured live on our Facebook page for part of your set

- You will have a performer listing on our website for the remainder of 2021 - this will include links to your social and online presence as well as details of how to contact you for bookings (either personally or through your agent) - we will require NO commission on any bookings that you receive.

- Your details will be sent to all of our venues and suppliers to book with you directly

- You can promote that you are involved with the Festival using our branded advertising

- You will be making an active contribution to the arts in the Yorkshire Region

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How to Get Involved

Spotlight Performers

- You will be featured live on our Facebook page for part of your set

- You will have a performer listing on our website for the remainder of 2021 - this will include links to your social and online presence as well as details of how to contact you for bookings (either personally or through your agent) - we will require NO commission on any bookings that you receive.

- Your details will be sent to all of our venues and suppliers to book with you directly

- You can promote that you are involved with the Festival using our branded advertising

Sign Up Requirements

Once you have signed up below we will get in touch with you within 48 hours. Please check your spam folder if you do not receive an email.

To ensure only the highest standard of performers are going to our spotlight venues you will then be required to complete the following:

- Complete a questionnaire about yourself as a performer

- Send in a recent video of yourself performing (either at home or on stage)

- Send us details of your planned 20-30 minute set list

Performer Registration

Please register below. You will receive an email within 48 hours - please check your spam folders

 

Terms and Conditions and FAQs:

GENERAL

Performers will be required to:

- Sign up as a spotlight performer, and be accepted, to promote that they are involved.

- Information and images for the website may take up to 7 days to be posted online - so please get the information to us as soon as possible.

- Performer will be listed throughout 2021 as a minimum. And removed when sign up for the 2022 festival goes live.

- Promotional materials will be available from 1st May 2021

SPOTLIGHT

Performers will be required to:

- Provide their own backing tracks and suitable device to use

- Pass an audition and questionnaire round to be accepted as a spotlight performer

- Agree to be part of the live stream event

- Be courteous and considerate to of venues and venue staff

- Provide 1 weeks notice of cancellation, so that we can source another performer.

PAYMENT

- Payments of £20 as a contribution to travel expenses will be paid by bank transfer on Monday 23rd August, following successful completion of the event.

- All payments can be invoiced or receipts given

COVID STATEMENT

- It is the venues responsibility to ensure any COVID SAFE measures required by law are in place.

- In the event that this Festival can not take place due to COVID-19 (only - we will not accept cancellations for other reasons) - all venues will be offered the SPOTLIGHT venue choice - which will continue as a live stream online event. Therefore spotlight performers will still be required to perform at the venue.

- If you have any concerns about cancellations due to COVID-19, please get in touch: info@greatyorkshirefestival.co.uk