February 26, 2021
Call for Submissions: Rose's Buds
Rose’s Buds is a Digital Cabaret and Talk Show curated by Rose Goodwin showcasing emerging Two-Spirit, Trans, Non-binary, and Gender Non-conforming performers as part of the 2021 Paprika Festival. This show will celebrate different forms of performance and theatre, and create space for conversations about creating performance as a Two-Spirit, Trans, Non-binary, and Gender Non-conforming.
Artists are being called to submit an idea for a 2-5 minute showcase of their performance art, drag, spoken word, monologues, sketch comedy, music, dance, etc. This could be a one-shot video of a choreographed movement piece or drag performance, a full sketch comedy skit, or a dramatic scene. We will be working with performers to best showcase their talents for a public viewing of the work during the Paprika Festival (June 1-6, 2021). We will also be filming interviews with performers to be featured alongside the cabaret, showcasing performers and the art they are creating!
We are committed to creating an inclusive and accessible performance space, and encourage submissions from members of the LGBTQ2S+ and BIPOC communities, as well as artists of all abilities and experiences.