Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Call for Readings/ Spoken Work Performance: Outburst Queer Arts Festival (Belfast, Ireland)

Post date: Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Deadline: 15 August 2012

OUTBURST Queer Arts Festival, Belfast's annual celebration of all the goodness in local and international lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Arts and Culture! We're bringing you the very best in queer cinema, theatre, community arts, music, spoken work performance, dance, workshops and much more, in venues all over the city from November 11th-20th.

Come join us for cutting edge plays at the Lyric Theatre and transgender community storytelling at the Black Box. Or new youth theatre at Rainbow Factory and retro lesbian poker on the Lagan Barge! OUTBURST is an LGBT festival for ALL and we hope you find something in this year's line up to inspire, excite, challenge or entertain you.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: CREATE! Say something! Colour outside the lines! You have another couple of weeks to get your proposals in to us for OUTBURST 2012. Please pass this on to all your friends and groups and people of a human variety. Email us at info@outburstarts.com.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR: music, theatre, performance, readings, debates, film, surprise us! We particularly like challenging, innovative and new work that brings something fresh to the queer community. Quality is a must but we like quality at any level - professional or amateur/ community based.

PROGRAMMING CRITERIA (any one of the following):
  • By a writer/ artist/performer/group that or who identifies as queer (LGBTQI)
  • Work with a queer or LGBTQI theme
  • Work of specific interest to queer or LGBTQI people


For queries/ submissions: info@outburstarts.com

Website: http://www.outburstarts.com/