Submissions

Hello women creatives of Whitby and Brooklin! We are gathering women creators of art, music, theatre, literature, film, photography, dance and more!!

The Wild Nellies Celebration of Women
September 29  2019, 1 – 4 pm
Whitby Courthouse Theatre (Centennial Building)
416 Centre St. South, Whitby
To benefit the Muslim Welfare Home

We’re seeking:
– Eight creatives to perform and/or speak (on-stage) about the woman or women who have inspired or impacted their lives and/or creative practise
– One creative to facilitate workshop with clients of the Muslim Welfare Home
– Creatives from various genres to exhibit at the event (number to be announced)
All women creatives who wish to be included in a searchable online document
* Please note that all womxn and nb creatives are welcome.

We appreciate you:
– Performers, speakers, and facilitator to receive an honorarium
– Performer, speaker, facilitator, and exhibitor profiles will be permanently displayed on The Wild Nellies website, promoted individually leading up to the event, and periodically thereafter, on our social media pages
– ALL applicant profiles will be entered in a downloadable online resource to be available on The WIld Nellies website and also shared with the Town of Whitby.

Please email the following information to thewildnellies@gmail.com.  Submission deadline is August 15, 2019.  Notifications to follow in the week after.

1. Your name
2. A three or four sentence bio
3. A promotional photograph
4. A sample of your work
(i) Email documents/photos or
(ii) Forward URL links to media or
(iii) Share large media files through Dropbox
5. Links to social media and/or website

The Wild Nellies thank you for your interest. We strive to provide opportunities for women in the arts to perform or exhibit, network, and grow through interacting with a variety of creatives and audiences.

We would like to thank Whitby’s Performing Arts Community Development Fund for their generous support!