Stage Performer Application
Applications for Stage Performers, coming soon!
You can dance.
You can recite.
Performing can raise souls higher than kites!
You can solo.
You can be in an orchestra or bands.
Be sure upon sure you’ll hear the clapping of hands.
You can act.
You can sing.
If it’s your art then almost anything!
Festival of the Arts remains committed to offering a wide array of entertainment from the artists that apply to be a part of the event. We strive to represent every performing art style from rock bands, bluegrass, country, cover bands, jazz, gospel choirs, modern dance, Broadway, ballet, folk music, classical, acoustic and many more. Some of our past performers include Mustard Plug, JetBeats, Conklin Ceili, Grand Rapids Ballet, The Hacky Turtles, Hip Pocket, Holywarheads, Grand Rapids Jazz Orchestra, Trixy Tany, Grand Rapids Youth Symphony, Embellish handbells, West Michigan Gay Men’s Chorus and a whole lot more!
PLEASE NOTE YOU MUST BE A RESIDENT OF Kent, Newaygo, Barry, Montcalm, Ionia, Muskegon, Ottawa and/or Allegan Counties IN ORDER TO APPLY.
Festival returns to hosting 6 main stages. 5 intimate pop-up stages are also returning because of the overwhelming positive response from Festival attendees. With this many stages, we will have a great 50th Anniversary for Festival of the Arts.
Festival requires a nominal application fee for processing. We also request a youtube, vimeo, or audio track link of your performance.
Application will be up for November through January 15th. Your group will be notified by March 1st of your scheduled performance slot.
On with the show! With you of course!
Application begins November 1st, 2018!