Stephen: City of St. John’s seeks performers for 2023 events season
Written by Stephen Lethbridge on February 27, 2023
The City of St. John’s has put out a call for applications for its 2023 events season. Solo and group applications in all performing arts disciplines are invited to apply before the deadline (March 31, 2023) for events such as the Music @ Concert Series, Dockside Welcomes, and various City of St. John’s-hosted events and festivals. Further information about these events can be found below. Anyone wishing to apply should fill out the online application form.
Music @ Concert Series
These performances showcase the incredible and diverse musical talent the city has to offer. Audiences are a mix of visitors and local residents. Performances span genres such as jazz, folk, pop and more. Main acts are preceded by a youth performer opening act, coordinated separately through a partnership with the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society. Main act performances are approximately 45 minutes long.
The City offers programming to welcome cruise ship passengers. An animated introduction to our city and province is provided through music, song and/or dance. The program is designed to be informative, entertaining and engaging while showcasing Newfoundland’s talent.
City of St. John’s Hosted Events and Festivals
Performances at City of St. John’s hosted events and festivals reach a variety of individuals in a family‐friendly environment. Performance requirements vary based on the event or festival. City of St. John’s hosted events and festivals take place at various times throughout the year and may include Canada Day celebrations, New Year’s Eve celebrations and others as required.