DEADLINE EXTENDED: APPLY BY MARCH 23 AT 4PM


NATIONAL ABORIGINAL DAY AT TROUT LAKE
CALL-OUT FOR INDIGENOUS ENTERTAINERS

The National Aboriginal Day Organizing Committee (NADOC) is currently seeking emerging and established Indigenous entertainers to showcase their talent during the National Aboriginal Day Celebration in Vancouver. We are looking for a diverse schedule of Indigenous entertainers which include First Nations, Métis, Inuit and Urban Aboriginal artists and a balance of cultural and contemporary entertainment.  Our goal is to expand and encourage the development of Indigenous entertainers within our diverse community and to provide a venue that gives Indigenous entertainers the opportunity to showcase their talents.

National Aboriginal Day is Wednesday June 21, 2017.  The event begins at the Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre at 9am and includes a two hour entertainment schedule from 9am to 11am and continues at Trout Lake for the afternoon event, which includes an afternoon entertainment schedule running from 12pm to 5pm.

ENTERTAINMENT APPLICATIONS:

 The National Aboriginal Day Organizing Committee is seeking a variety of live entertainment that will elevate enjoyment and cultural stimulation throughout the event and is suitable for all ages, genders, and ethnicities. The type of entertainment is aboriginal focused and can range anything from dance, to spoken word, to music. Applicants must include a completed application form including a brief artist/entertainer biography including, name, complete mailing address, email address, phone number and media attachment or links.

The National Aboriginal Day Organizing Committee is looking for entertainers who are willing to perform for a fee of $300 for a 15-25 minute set at either the Friendship Centre morning event or Trout Lake afternoon event.

Deadline for submissions:  march 23, 2017 at 4pm

 

APPLY ONLINE:   https://goo.gl/forms/wv9o10g0gCPqghUm2

 

OR Applications are located at VAFCS Reception or here: Application Form

Submit by Email: eventscoordinator@vafcs.org

Or Mail to:

NADOC
Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre Society
1607 East Hastings St.
Vancouver, BC V5L 1S7

For more information about the event, visit the National Aboriginal Day website:  http://www.bcnationalindigenousday.com/