CALL FOR ARTISTS

DEADLINES
NOVEMBER 7 and NOVEMBER 13 and NOVEMBER 20

 

ACTORS: AUDITIONS FOR ANTIKLAUS
Sarah Jacklin directs this horror pageant play for the holiday season at EMP. Looking for actors to play the following roles in a horror pageant this Christmas:

a failure
the failure’s domineering spouse
their ungainly child
an uncouth elderly couple
a cop
and a monster

If you are interested in auditioning, please email Sarah Jacklin at the1sttypewriter(at)gmail.com to set up an time to meet on November 3rd, 6th, or 7th. You will be given sides ahead of time to prepare. Please have thirty to sixty seconds (from these sides or from material of your own choosing) memorized. Come ready to showcase your ability to make contrasting stylized choices with the material. Please bring any conflicts you have between now and December 27th.

Audition dates: November 3, 6, and 7th
Contact for time slot: Sarah Jacklin, the1sttypewriter(at)gmail.com
Show dates: December 24 – 27, 8PM

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ARTISTS (MULTIPLE DISCIPLINES): SUBMIT TO NOT ABOUT A RIOT

We’re celebrating the 1 year anniversary of EMP Collective’s A/V Cart series. This special episode will reflect upon the 2015 Baltimore Uprising. The night will feature a salon-style gallery exhibition, music, and the first screening of “Not about a Riot” a documentary about the Baltimore Uprising.

We are calling for all types of art (video, visual, written, movement based,etc) that was made either during the Baltimore Uprising or in response to them. Your work will be featured in an exhibition opening preceding the screening of “Not About a Riot” at EMP.

Deadline: Friday, November 13
Contact: ournatureis@gmail.com
Drop-Off Dates: Sunday, November 15 and Tuesday, November 17
Exhibition Opening: November 22, 6-10PM

Please respond to ournatureis@gmail.com with your contact info and how many pieces you plan to submit by Friday, November 13th 2015.

 

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ARTISTS (PERFORMANCE AND LIVE ARTS): MURDERED WORD
An opera of simultaneous actions. A hyper-environment of party art and weirdness. A living sculpture of randomness. A bunch of things. A circus-like night of nonsense. Sculptural chaos. It’s an art party, a celebration of Do What Thou Wilt, a promotion of
a philosophy of conscientious hedonism.

Guidelines:
1: You can do anything you want (unless I say otherwise)
2: Roving or durational or performance installation stuff will work
great. If you would rather do a staged time based thing, I will
schedule you to go on at a specific time.
3: Let me know if your performance will require electricity. I can’t
provide much more than an area and an outlet, so bring your own tables
and cables.
4: Be cautious of things delicate in material or sound in case other
things bump into it or things are too noisy. Although if you want to
do something quiet, we can find a quiet corner for you.
5: If you need a little more structure than “do anything”, I will be
happy to give you a open-to-interpretation score for you.
6: Do not do anything that will fuck up the freedom of someone else to
do anything.
7: There is no theme.

Submission Deadline: November 20, Submit an idea of what you’d like to do plus any technical needs to Ric Royer (ricroyer [at] gmail [dot] com).
Show Date: December 5th, 9PM – 4AM

 

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