Performance Opportunity: ManyFest | Deadline: June 23, 2016

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Submission Deadline:  4PM CST June 23, 2016

Manitoba Music is working with Downtown Winnipeg BIZ on the musical component of ManyFest, which takes over Broadway in Winnipeg September 9-11, 2016. All events are free and open to the public.

Performances must be family-friendly in language and content. We welcome submissions from high energy Manitoba bands or solo artists with full-band accompaniment who are prepared to perform a one-hour set of mostly original music for an outdoor audience.

Up to eight acts will be selected, and artists will be compensated for their performance. The final performer selection will rest with the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ.

To be considered for a performance, you must:

  • Be available to perform on at least one of the following:
    • September 10
      • 11-12PM
      • 12:30-1:30PM
      • 2-3PM
      • 3:30-4:30PM
      • 5-6PM
    • September 11
      • 11-12PM
      • 12:30-1:30PM
  • Be prepared to perform up to a one-hour sets of mostly original music
  • Be a Manitoba Music member

Preference will be given to artists who:

  • Appeal to a wide audience
  • Have cultivated a local audience and local media coverage
  • Have a track record of strong live performances
  • Have a strong social media presence

To submit:

  • Fill out the submission form at
  • Update your Manitoba Music profile with:
    • Current music
    • Short artist bio (approximately 200 words)         
    • Current high resolution image (300 dpi) uploaded to “Files” section

Submissions will be evaluated based on:

  • Music
  • Professional history
  • Demonstrated audience following

For more info, please contact:

Rachel Stone, Association & Communications Manager
Manitoba Music
P: 204.975.5190

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