Short+Sweet Theatre Melbourne 2016

The biggest little play festival in the world is back in Melbourne at The Butterfly Club, featuring great new theatre and fantastic cabaret performances... Short+Sweet Melbourne 2016 is coming soon! 

A lot can happen in 10 minutes - This is your chance to prove it!

We are now accepting registrations for actorsdirectors or ITC interested.

Registrations will close on 7th October 2016 at 5.30pm.

!!Hurry up filling out the form and sharing the news with all your friends. !!

 

TICKETS ON SALE: SOON

SEASON DATES:

heats:
20-23 DECEMBER 2016

semifinals:

5-7 JANUARY 2017

gala final, awards presentation:

8 JANUARY 2017.

 

 

 

QUESTIONS ABOUT THEATRE?
Contact [email protected]

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Short+Sweet Cabaret Melbourne 2016

Short+Sweet Cabaret is a sparkling jewel to the Short+Sweet crown!

Merging theatre and music cabaret creates an atmosphere of exploration, energy, politics, stories, characters, burlesque, songs, and silliness. Short+Sweet Cabaret is a forum where new ideas are tested, risks are taken, where the performers and audience share and intimate experience of something new, and never seen before. We will provide a stage, lighting and sound, an onstage piano and limited radio mics, the rest is up to you to bring creativity and uniquity to the stage!

Just remember it can be only 10 minutes! 

We are now accepting registrations

Registrations will close on 30th September 2016 at 5.30pm. 

!!Hurry up filling out the form and sharing the news with all your friends. !!

TICKETS ON SALE SOON

SEASON DATES

heats:
20-23 December 2016

semifinals:

5-7 January 2017

GALA FINAL
8 January 2017

 

QUESTIONS ABOUT CABARET?
Contact [email protected]

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Everything theatre Central Coast

Any entries received will be considered for Short+Sweet Central Coast

Please upload your video link of your 10 minute piece (acting, dance, song, musical or other), that will be considered for Short+Sweet Central Coast, as well as any additional festivals we run in 2017. 
Some of the highest-rated entries from both 2014, 2015 and 2016 were performed four or more times at various festivals.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

including country/area codes
Do NOT include readings or moved readings
Style of submission piece
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Only pdf, doc and docx less than 5MB.
Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.

Short + Sweet Central Coast

The 'biggest' little festival in the world is coming to the Central Coast! 'Everything theatre' features the best Central Coast performers in all areas of theatre performance... Short+Sweet Central Coast is on it's way!

Short+Sweet Central Coast,  is calling for submissions from 16+ Central Coast residents who are looking for a platform to launch their professional careers or those that are already seasoned professionals. 

The top acts (solo and ensemble) will be selected after an audition process, presented over 3 nights climaxing with a gala final and awards evening complete with a panel of industry judges, where generous cash and industry prizes are presented.

Short+Sweet Central Coast, is a proven vibrant, socially inclusive and innovative festival that allows Central Coast artists on the cusp of their professional careers, the ability to gain professional industry exposure right here on the Central Coast.

Welcome to the world of Short+Sweet. A more creative world- 10 minutes at a time!

We are now accepting registrations for actors, dancers, voice, cabaret, musical theatre and all areas of stage performance. 

TICKETS ON SALE: SOON

SEASON DATES:

heats:
Submissions NOW!

semifinals:

January 2017

gala final, awards presentation:

Saturday 4th February 2017

QUESTIONS?
Contact: [email protected]

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Gala Final Recipients!

CONGRATULATIONS to all of our finalist artists from the 2016 Gala Finals. But especially, congratulations to the following teams and individuals for recognition of their outstanding work!

Best Overall Production
BOYS TASTE BETTER WITH NUTELLA

Best Play
CAN I GET AN AMEN?! 

Best Cabaret Act
FIFTY SHADES OF CURIOUS

People's Choice Award
CAN I GET AN AMEN?!

Best Actor
CAITLIN HILL (Boys Taste Better with Nutella)

Final Results

The results are in, and it's a bit of a landslide!

Carl J. Sorheim's play, It's All The Rage, took home four of our six awards last night, and they were well deserved!

The play won the People's Choice award and the Best Production award. Director Chris Baldock won Best Director, and actor Nick Steain won Best Actor.

Register in Cabaret Melbourne

Go on, sell it to us! What can you do with 10 minutes?!

Short+Sweet Cabaret Melbourne 2016 will be open to all kinds of creative acts, so don't feel limited. We want to explore all aspects of cabaret; including song, theatre, dance, movement, spoken word, burlesque, circus... Surprise us!!

e.g. John Smith
including country/area codes
Who can we credit the show to? If you are a solo artist, please list your name. If your group has a title, please use it here.
If you don't have a definite title, feel free to use a working title or brief description.
Please list the names of people who have currently been confirmed for your project. Please include specific roles for each.
If you or other members of your team have participated in Short+Sweet previously, please describe what this involved. Please include years and production titles where appropriate.
Please provide a headshot or production image to identify yourself or your act.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg pdf.
Please attach a concept document that best explains your cabaret act. It is okay if this is unfinished. Max 2MB. PDF / DOC / DOCX accepted.
Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf html pdf doc docx.
Please attach a CV or a short bio - anything that serves to introduce us to you and your work. If you are representing a group, this document can feature one or multiple members. Max 5MB. PDF / DOC / DOCX accepted.
Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf html pdf doc docx.
Optional. Please attach any further support material that you feel may benefit this application. This could be music, photos, links to uploaded video clips, demonstrations of past work, or evidence of further planning for this project. It’s your work, so we encourage you to include whatever you believe to be most relevant. Max. 4MB. Most formats accepted. (recommended: JPG, PNG, PDF, DOC, DOCX, PPT, MOV, MP3, WAV, ZIP)
Files must be less than 4 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg png bmp tif txt rtf html pdf doc docx ppt pptx xls xlsx avi mov mp3 wav zip mp4.
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