Quentin Vercetty performing in Ayiti (2014). Photo credit: Fonna Seidu
918 Bathurst is presenting PIECE of MINE Festival this Black History Month! We're celebrating Black Men in Theatre and looking for a limited number of submissions from black male artists to perform short scenes, monologues, dance solos, or stand-up comedy. Small honorariums will be provided. Please email info@pieceofminefest.com with the following information: 

1. bio + head shot + contact number
2. synopsis of your presentation 
3. sample of your presentation (script and/or video link) 
4. number of cast members (if applicable)

Send your proposals by Sunday, January 18th to be considered. Do it big!!!
POMF is introducing committees to support specific areas of the festival; this will increase our capacity to work efficiently and reach larger networks. Here are the specific areas of need:
  • Fundraising & Development (Grants, sponsorship proposals, in-kind donations)
  • Audience Development & Outreach (Volunteer recruitment and management, youth ticket distribution, developing community partnerships)
  • Programming & Events (Pilot program series, special events planning)
  • Media & Communications (Marketing campaign, social media, public relations, marketing material distribution)
  • Documentation (Photography, videography, editing, graphic design)

Working small is played-out! If you are interested in being on a committee(s) please email info@pieceofminefest.com by January 31st and you will be invited to an information session. Referrals are welcomed.