The Drum are calling for submissions

February – April 2009

The Drum Arts Centre is keen to hear from any artists / companies with products that may be suitable and are available for our spring season. The Drum is the longest running Black Arts centre in the UK, please note the programme remit is to programme work that is created by African, Asian and Caribbean artists

All submissions/proposals need to be received by Friday 6th September to be considered. Proposals must include the following supporting information:

· Name, contact details of company or artist(s)

· Biographic details of artist(s) and company

· Synopsis of the piece / gig and details of how it links to the programme

· Running Time

· High quality colour and, if available, black + white images (min 300 dpi at 10cm square, ideally a file size of 1MB or over. )

· Press clippings of previous shows/events (if available)

· Tour Schedule (if applicable)

· Any product, CDs, books, tapes, web links etc

· Any special information to be included

This is not a formal application process, so please contact us with any concerns or queries. Please address all submissions / proposals to Pippa Frith, Programme Coordinator at or send them to The Drum, 144 Potters Lane , Aston, Birmingham , B6 4UU Tel: 0121 333 2425

Please note: The Drum is dedicated to developing and promoting contemporary art and culture of British African, Asian and Caribbean communities. The Drum’s mission is to lead and facilitate the development, celebration, performance and exhibition of the diversity of Black arts and cultures for the benefit of all.


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