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ISACS Member - Spraoi St Patrick's Parade 2017 | Photographer Graham Cullen
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NEST 17: New Emerging Street Talent | Open Call for ISACS Members

NEST 17: New Emerging Street Talent | Open Call for ISACS Members

Waterford Spraoi Festival in partnership with ISACS are offering four ground-based performers an opportunity to present ‘works-in-progress’ at this year’s Spraoi festival.

This programme is open to solo or two-hander acts. The N.E.S.T Stage offers audiences a view of new work and supports artists in a nurturing environment.

Application deadline: Tuesday 9th May at 1pm!

Criteria for selection:

• One or Two person act
• 10-15 minutes of material
• ISACS Member
• Available to perform 4 – 6th August 2017 in Waterford

What the successful participants will receive:

• An opportunity to showcase and trial new work in a supportive environment
• A highly visible profile in the Spraoi programme as well as through both the Spraoi & ISACS websites, social media & marketing
• Networking opportunities with artists, programmers and professsionals involved in the sector
• Invitation to join ISACS for a meal and meet with other likeminded people
• Direct personal support from the ISACS Network
• 3 nights accommodation & Artists contribution of €500


To be considered as a NEST performer, please send an expression of interest together with your performance idea & three photos/drawings/designs/a video link to info@isacs.ie before 9th May.

Final selection to be made by the Spraoi Festival Programming Team.

Previous N.E.S.T:

NEST 2014 & NEST 2015:  in partnership with Waterford Spraoi | National Circus Festival of Ireland, Tralee | Out There Festival, Great Yarmouth.
NEST is an initiative supported by Arts Council of Ireland

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