Performer Audition Form THIS IS YOUR AUDITION! The deadline to submit this form has passed. No more submissions will be accepted for 2018. 1 Performer Information2 Legal Auditioning for:*Musical PerformanceBurlesque/BoylesqueSideshow/Strolling Performer/M.C. PERFORMERS - the deadline to submit your act for consideration for 2018 has passed. Any submissions made after this date will be added to the pile for 2019.MUSICIANS, in lieu of a live performance, to be considered you MUST submit samples of your music as well as a video [live or produced] if available. We also ask you to list any upcoming performances so we might have a chance to catch a live show. To optimize your audition please provide performances that you feel would add to the Theatre Bizarre aesthetic but this is certainly not a necessity. We are open to any and all forms of musical entertainment.To be considered you MUST submit a video. Remember that we are looking for acts that fit into the Theatre Bizarre aesthetic. To optimize your audition please provide performances that you feel would add to the Theatre Bizarre experience. A variety of skills is also encouraged. BURLESQUE / BOYLESQUE performers applying to perform the Dirty Devil's Peepshow are required to submit a video of the act you wish to perform at Theatre Bizarre. We are looking for dark or classic bump 'n' grind acts that fit with the vintage Halloween atmosphere of our event. (Please - NO pastel, pink, or blue costumes!) We are not limited to spooky acts--but all acts, costumes, and music should fit a darker theme. Please note that due to the restrictions of the Dirty Devil's Peepshow stage we are unable to support aerials, large props, acts with black lights, fire or liquids. Please keep this in mind when submitting your piece. If the videos of your act showcase any of these elements, please provide a description of what you intend to do to as an alternative. To be considered you MUST submit a video. Remember that we are looking for acts that fit into the Theatre Bizarre aesthetic. To optimize your audition please provide performances that you feel would add to the Theatre Bizarre experience. A variety of skills is also encouraged. SIDESHOW / STROLLING PERFORMERS / M.C.s wishing to use fire in their act(s) will be required to hold fire performer's insurance by September 1st, 2018. We may request that you do a short demonstration for the Fire Marshall prior to the Theatre Bizarre event date. Sideshow performers are only required to submit one act, but feel free to submit 2 or 3 more if you have other talents you think we may be interested in showcasing. Please bear in mind that we are only looking for acts that fit with the vintage Halloween atmosphere of our event. We are not limited to spooky acts--but all acts and music should fit a darker theme.Dates AvailablePlease indicate the dates that you are available by UNCHECKING any of the dates below that you will NOT be available. Friday, October 12 2018 Saturday, October 13 2018 Friday, October 19 2018 Saturday, October 20 2018 Over 18?*Will you (and all members of your band or troupe if applying as a group) be over the age of 18 by the first day of show you are available?YesNoSorry - Due to the nature of our event State Law requires that all performers be over the age of 18.Over 21?*Will you (and all members of your band or troupe if applying as a group) be over the age of 21 by the first day of show you are available?YesNoPlease be aware that this is an over 21 event. We are willing to allow adult performers who are under the age of 21, but anyone who is not of legal drinking age found in the possession of alcohol will be removed from the premises without compensation.Legal to work in U.S.A.?*Are you (and all members of your band or troupe if applying as a group) legal to work in the United States?YesNoTheatre Bizarre complies with all local, state, and federal laws and will not hire performers who are not able to legally work in this country.Personal InfoName:*Note: Please use your legal name. This is the name we will use for any contracts, insurance documents or payment checks. 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Stage Acts Strolling / Lane Performances M.C. Applying as:*BandSolo ArtistArtist InfoStage Name* Website Facebook URLTwitter HandleBio:Troupe InfoTroupe Name* Website Facebook URLTwitter HandleBio:Band InfoBand Name* Website Facebook URLTwitter HandleBio:Audition MaterialsLink to audition video*You must include links to 2 or 3 videos of you or your group performing the act that you wish to do for Theatre Bizarre. We are looking for Cooch Tent style classic bump 'n grind with a bit of raunch - no aerial, props, fire, or modern music, please.Link(s) to promotional videos*You must include links to one or more videos of you or your group that is representative of the performance that you wish to do for Theatre Bizarre. Please limit to 5 items at most; we dont need to see your entire portfolio. If you wish you may also include a link to a promo photo of you or your troupe. (Please separate your links with spaces.)Link(s) to promotional videos and audio tracks:*You must include audio files, links, etc. to one or more songs/numbers and video by you or your group that is representative of what you wish to perform for Theatre Bizarre. Please limit to 5 items at most. A link to a promo photo of you or your band would also be helpful.Link to Promo Photo:May we use these photos or videos for promotional material if you are selected to perform?*YesNoMusic & TechnicalPlease provide some details about your proposed act, such as concept, theme, era and musical style:*Estimated set up time:*Estimated break down time:*Does your act require a specific audio backing track?*NoYesTitle of audio backing track:*Recording artist of audio backing track:*Please list all props (including humans), tech needs, specialty equipment, potential hazards and prep/clean-up required before, during or after your act:*Please list all props (including humans), tech needs [backline gear, etc.], specialty equipment, potential hazards and prep/clean-up required before, during or after your act:*Special technical info lighting/sound/entrance/exit needs and cues:*Are you performing with fire?*NoYesDo you have fire performer's insurance?*Note: Proof of insurance must be provided if you are chosen to perform. Insurance must be valid through the end of October 2018.NoYesAre you willing to purchase appropriate insurance prior to Sept. 1 2018?*NoYesWe only permit performers with appropriate fire indemnity insurance to work with fire at our event.Please indicate anything else you think we should know about:If your piece does not get selected to showcase, would you be interested in volunteering for other fun opportunities such as stage kitten, go-go dancer, costumed character, etc..? Yes Terms: By checking the box below and submitting this form I agree to the following Terms and Conditions: Theatre Bizarre is not responsible for any expenses incurred by Auditioning Performers. As a condition of the Auditioning Performer being considered for performance at Theatre Bizarre, each Auditioning Performer releases Theatre Bizarre from any loss, damage, injury or expense which the Auditioning Performer may suffer or incur as a result of his or her participation in the audition, howsoever caused. Additionally, if the "May we use these photos or videos for promotional material if needed?" is marked "Yes", the Auditioning Performer: 1) grants permission to Theatre Bizarre to use without compensation of any kind to such Auditioning Performer, any photograph, audio or video tape or other audio, or visual image or recording including digital recordings, or any portion or portions thereof, in such manner as Theatre Bizarre may determine for the purpose of promotions or advertising; 2) waives any right to any fee to compensate for any of the aforesaid. Theatre Bizarre reserves the right to make any final decisions on all matters not covered by these rules, as well as the right to change, alter, and/or rearrange parts or all of these submission rules at any time. Additionally - All performers: 1 Must be willing to work with Theatre Bizarre management by: a Responding to correspondences in a timely manner b Meeting all deadlines ie. Forms, Music, Insurance, etc. c Being on time all meetings, appointments, and shifts. d Being sober for all meetings, appointments, and shifts. e Making management aware in a timely manner if you cannot make scheduled meetings, appointments, or shifts. 2 Costumes are MANDATORY for all in attendance. If you have any questions please see: Dress Code a We strive to keep a vintage aesthetic. b In addition to Theatre Bizarre's dress code, many performers will have mandatory costume and appearance guidelines. These performers will have to have their costumes approved by Theatre Bizarre management. Failure to meet these guidelines will void any contract. 3 Must respect the Masonic Temple. a Please leave each area of this building as you found it; no graffiti, stickers, or other defacement of the building will be tolerated. b Only smoke in designated areas. c Respect the boundaries of the building established for Theatre Bizarre; there are many dangerous places and ways to get lost in the Masonic Temple. The Masonic Temple and Theatre Bizarre reserves the right to remove from the premises anyone found outside of these areas. 4 Must be over 18 with legal ID. a A valid photo ID must be produced to enter the building. Performers Issued Costumes: 1 If a costume is issued by Theatre Bizarre: a You must be available for fittings prior to the event. b The costume must be returned before leaving at the end of the event. If a costume is issued by Theatre Bizarre is not returned at the end of the event a $10 fee will be subtracted from the performers pay. If the costume is still not returned within a week a $50 fee will be deducted. If the costume is not returned the performer will be responsible for the full value of the costume. 2 We strive to keep a vintage aesthetic: a Absolutely NO purple, pink, or blue hair. If you have any other unnatural hair colors they are subject to approval. If your hair color is not approved you will be required to wear a wig or change your hair color. b Any costume pieces you plan to add must be approved. c Shoes must be period or plain. No street or gym shoes. If you are selected to perform for Theatre Bizarre and fail to comply with any of the above terms that may be grounds for termination of your contract. I agree to the terms and conditions above:* Yes, I agree. CAPTCHAEmailThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.