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Call for Submissions

SpringWorks “tapashta” Submission Call 
 

Seeking: A nation-wide call for NewWorks/ShortWorks to be presented online in 2022.

Pieces can range from 2-10 minutes, and be any art form. 

These ideas, stemming from the Michif word for “renew” should centre around the idea of renewal, new beginnings, beginning again and growth. 

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Call for Submissions CLOSED
Pieces can be comprised of:

reading of a new script,
exploration in text,
exploration in movement,
exploration in music,
poetry reading,

workshopping ideas,
snippets of a larger work,

etc. ​

For Submission we will need:
  1. Resumes of all involved artists

  2. Headshots of all involved artists 

  3. 250 word pitch/description of work to be presented, including number of artists involved, expected length, etc. 

DATES:

November 15th: Submissions are due. 

 

December 15th: All Artists will receive notification of the status of their submission.
 

January 15th: Finalized video presentations will be received by SpringWorks.

PAYMENT:

Each artist involved and out lined in the pitch will be given a $250 fee.
These fees will be delivered once the final video projects are received.

 

For example: 

Jill will be presenting 5 minutes of a new script they wrote, and will have Jack and Jess read.
Jill, Jack and Jess will each be receiving $250 for their work totaling $750. 

CURATION  &  RIGHTS

Works will be curated by a team of emerging artist curators.  

Rights to all new works will be maintained by the creators of the works. 

Acquisition of any & all rights, for the inclusion of any existing material, is the sole responsibility of the creative artistic teams and will not be taken on by HPSWF.

Call for Submissions CLOSED

If you have questions or need assistance, please email 
 

submissions@springworksfestival.ca