Young DaDaFest Open Call

Would you like the opportunity to perform in front of a large audience at a prestigious theatre? Are you aged between 12 to 25 and disabled, deaf or living with a long term illness or condition?


We are looking for groups or individuals to perform at this year’s Young DaDaFest on Thursday 17th July 2014. The event will take place from 6pm to 8:30pm at the Everyman Theatre. Young DaDaFest is planned and organised by our Young Peoples Leadership Group.



Our aim is develop and nurture young disabled artists by giving them a platform to perform in front of a large audience.



If you are interested you will need to apply by letting us know about your performance. DaDaFest are looking for five acts, within any of the following areas:

  • Singing
  • Music
  • Comedy
  • Magic
  • Dance
  • Mystery Act – we are looking for the best idea for something different – surprise us!


The performances will be  chosen by the Programming group the week commencing 12th May, and the successful acts will be informed shortly afterwards.


The deadline for all entries is Monday 12th May; unfortunately we cannot accept any entries after this date.


Entries need to include the following information:

  • A film or recording which showcases your act or work. (This can be a short mobile phone film or sound recording and can be of a rehearsal, jam session or previous performance).
  • Group/ Act  or your name
  • Short description of what you would like to perform
  • Approximate performance length (max 6 minutes)



Please return all entries to Sam Wade at or call 0151 703 2258 for further information. We look forward to receiving your performance entries.Young DaDaFest Open Call

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