Cotton Court, 30-42 Waring St
Belfast BT1 2ED
Enquiries: 028 9023 0660
Festival Box Office: 028 9024 3042
Beyond Busk is a competition open to 13 – 18 year olds who will perform on a circuit of busking spots in the Ulster University Belfast campus on the morning of Tuesday 19th February and the Jordanstown campus in the afternoon. Online entry to audition is free via beyondbusk.eventbrite.co.uk
BEYOND BUSK is Belfast's first youth busking competition designed to showcase the best of young talent in music, arts and street performance. Developed in partnership by Belfast City Council, Ulster University and Young at Art Events, and building on the success of The Great Belfast Busk Off, this event is open to 13 - 18 year olds and will take place on Tuesday 19 February 2019.
Applicants may come from creative backgrounds which involve dance, circus, street performance with music as a key element in their performance.
The chosen performers will perform on a circuit of short busking spots in the Ulster University Belfast campus in the morning or Jordanstown campus in the afternoon, you will be watched by the judges who will choose thier favourite act from both age categories to go on to win great prizes including:
- A recording session with local studio
- A chance to perform at Belfast's annual busking festival
- A chance to perform at the Belfast Childrens Festival in Belfast Cathedral on Saturday 9 March 2019
Applications close at noon on Monday 4 February. Successful applicants will be notified by Wednesday 6th February.
Online entry to audition is free via beyondbusk.eventbrite.co.uk