interested Creatives, Artists and Arts Lovers for possible selection to be part
of the upcoming and inaugural Mandela Bay Festival, 26th July to 30th
The MBDA and NMBM are calling for the public
to submit short Biographies or Profiles for possible selection and short term
employment over the duration of the Mandela Bay Festival, 26th July
to 30th July 2016. People should submit for one or more of the
Artists Coordinators Positions x
Venues Coordinators Positions x
Ushers Positions x
Cleaners Positions x
Performances and Exhibitions (All Artforms)
Coordinators Positions (28)
Will ensure programme at each venue is
implemented according to plan, whilst liaising with Festival Committee,
Artists, Media and Venue Coordinator. Experience in Artform coordination will be an advantage. Artists
Coordinators are sought for the following Artforms :
Comedy | Craft | Dance | Drama | Fashion | Film
| Heritage | Music | Spokenword | Street Theatre | ThinkFest | Visual Arts
Coordinators Positions (21)
Will ensure technical and stage services at each
venue are conducive and performance ready as stipulated by the Festival
Committee and Artists Coordinators. Experience in venue and logistics coordination specifically in the
art industry will be an advantage. Venue Coordinators are sought for the following
Venue 1: Craft Market, Street Theatre, House, Kwaito
Venue 2: Think-Fest, Poetry, Solo Acts, Comedy
Venue 3: Choral, Gospel
Venue 4: Dance, Drama, Jazz
Venue 5: Hip-Hop, Spoken-word, Visual Arts
Venue 6: Arts Exhibition
Venue 7: Fashion, Film
Venue 8: Heritage Seminars
Venue 9: Festival Closing Concert
Friendly and presentable people who will be the
face of the Mandela Bay Cultural Festival at all venues.
Responsible people who will ensure that the City
and the Venues remain clean and healthy at all times.
and Exhibitions (All Artforms)
Performers, Writers, Thinkers, Visual Arts,
Heritage Activists, Crafters, Designers, etc. who want to perform at the
Mandela Bay Festival should submit their profiles as outlined below.
§ Get a Participation Form (that will go with your Profile or CV or
Short Biography) available from All officials of Arts and Culture at NMBM SRAC
Offices based at St Georges Park Office Complex.
§ Submit the Participation
Form with your Profile or CV or Short
Biography at Submission Boxes that will be stationed ONLY at the
Directorate of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture situated at St Georges Park
office from Friday 25th June till Thursday the 30th of
June between 08h30 and 16h00 daily.
§ Electronic submissions: The NMBM will accept electronic
submissions sent to email address firstname.lastname@example.org.
§ For more
information please contact Ms Perusha Puckree on 041 506 2743.
The MBDA is
an entity of the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality charged with implementing the
inaugural Mandela Bay Festival. This call for participation is being carried
out on behalf of the NMBM Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture directorate.