From: SEFAN [admin_at_sefan_dot_org_dot_uk]
Sent: 06 March 2007 10:06
Subject: SEFAN:2007-03-06:01.GLEANINGS FROMartsjobs digest: March 04, 2007

Begin forwarded message:

Subject: Artists / Performers needed for Festival of Colour - Poole (ammendment)

From: "Marianne Scahill" <M_dot_Scahill_at_poole_dot_gov_dot_uk>

Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2007 09:35:58 -0000

X-Message-Number: 9

Ammendment: Fee per performance / artist is 300 (three hundred pounds)


Artists / Performers needed for Festival of Colour - Poole

Artists Brief : Holi - Festival of Colour Celebrations

The Poole Indian Cultural Society requires  artists / performers for their 

celebratory lunch event for Holi - the Festival of Colour.

Poole Indian Cultural Society

Poole, Dorset, has a growing number of Indian families residing in the

area. PICS was set up in 2005 with the aim of facilitating interaction

between members of the Indian community and with the wider local

community. We have so far organised dinner - dances for Diwali and Holi

which have been attended by up to 200 people.

Holi : Holi is a fun-filled festival of the Hindu calendar.  A bonfire

is lit in honour of the Princess Holika -others say for Prahlad-and then 

adults and children alike celebrate by splashing each other with colour.

The Event :

This will be a family event from 11am-3pm on Sunday 5/5/07. Lunch will

be served to ticket holders, before which children and (willing) adults

will be invited to 'play' Holi. We would like some wandering

entertainment to occupy guests before and after lunch and will organise

a marquee to protect performers and guests in the event of rain. The

venue is the Cobham Leisure Centre, Poole.


Artists required include:

* Folk performers / musicians

* Henna Artists

* Circus performers

* dancers

Inclusive Artists fee: a fee of 300 (three hundred pounds) per 

performance is available.

Additional funds to help cover transport costs are negotiable.

How to apply

Please submit the following by 1 April 2007 to the address below

*   a cover letter detailing what you can offer

*   5 slides or images of your work

*   your artist CV and artist statement

*   2 referees


Mr S Balaji

7 Widworthy Drive, Broadstone, Dorset BH18 9BD

Phone: 07877473730

Email: mailto:balajs_at_yahoo_dot_co_dot_uk , mailto:mzndas_at_googlemail_dot_com

Please feel free to ring me to discuss your ideas / ask any questions before you

send your proposal.


Subject: Performing Arts Workshop Leaders Required (North East, North West, South East and
From: "Gary Cicinskas" <gtcicinskas_at_hotmail_dot_com>
Date: Thu,  1 Mar 2007 17:18:33 -0000
X-Message-Number: 48

Workshop Network is now registering for new artists.

Workshop Network is NOT registering artists from London or from the Visual Arts
genre at this moment.

We particularly require artists from the North East, North West, South East and
South West.

We are looking to represent artists from all genres, dance, drama, music, mixed
media and also any specialist or peripheral art forms.

All artists are subject to an Enhanced CRB check at the point of registration,
there is a registration fee which covers CRB check and administration costs.

Artists build a profile with their workshop summary and previous experience, there
is also space for images of you or your work. Think of it like a mini my space for
freelance creative arts tutors. We advertise our artists in various ways

We do NOT take a commission from your earnings as our artists get their whole
workshop fee. We do add an administrative charge to your workshop fees. We are
pro-active in finding assignments for our artists. We take care of all of the
booking details leaving you free to facilitate more workshops in your chosen field.

We have limited spaces available.

Any questions please follow this link to our F.A.Q's page:

Want to register? Follow this link please:

Want to know more? Then follow this link to our homepage:

We look forward to working for you.

Penny Allen  -    General Manager
Anthony John Allen - Chair of the board

Charity registered in England and Wales No: 1111883
Company Limited by Guarantee No: 5114495 registered in Cardiff


89 Hollingbury Park Avenue, Brighton,  BN1 7JQ
Tel.  +44 (0)1273 541453
Fax. +44 (0)1273 554189