Artists, Dancers, Musicians
Apply by October 13, 2019 to be considered.
- For those who are interested in showcasing art, performing music, dance, or other dramatic performances as part of the official TEDxMcMasterU program.
- The theme of the event is AMBITION. Bonus consideration will be given to acts which do have relevance to the theme, although it is not required.
- There may be a post-event happy hour / coffee social event (2 - 3 hours in length) suitable for a musical act to perform in the background. Please indicate if you would be interested in providing musical accompaniment during the happy hour / coffee social.
- Artists will be able to showcase their art around the event space as long as the art is free-standing and fits into the space (i.e., not adhered to walls).
- Dancers / musicians / other performers will perform on stage or around the event space during dedicated segments of the day.
- Bands / groups / troupes are welcome to apply.
- If you are an established group or artist, you will be formally recognized as an official partner of TEDxMcMasterU.
- 1+ year experience in your area of performing expertise.
- Comfortable and confident performing in front of a crowd.
- Demonstrated maturity and positive attitude.
- Strong desire to put on a successful event.
- Friendly, approachable, and collaborative personality.
Additional Application Instructions
- In addition to submitting the standard application, please submit a link to your website, art portfolio, clips of your music, dance, or other dramatic performance for consideration.
- If relevant, please describe how your art display or performance relates to the event’s theme, AMBITION.