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Open Call: #HellaBlack Live MixTape Vol. 6 Performers


Performers for #HellaBlack Live MixTape Vol. 6

Apply by January 7, 2024

We’re looking for rising artists from the Black, African, African American, Afro Caribbean, and Afro Latine diaspora to be a part of #HellaBlack Live MixTape Vol. 6, curated by Amanda Shea!

For the first time, this event will be hosted in the historic Cyclorama of Boston Center for the Arts.

Important Dates:

Application deadline: January 7, 2024
Notification on January 29, 2024
Show date April 8, 2024

We are looking for artists who are:

  • Singers, rappers, poets, dancers, musicians, and interdisciplinary artists
  • Local to Boston or the Boston Metro Area
  • Prepared to present a 10–12 minute performance-based set
  • Able to attend all performances/sound checks/rehearsals

BCA will provide:

  • Stipends for each individual artist and/or group
  • Green room and dressing room space
  • Access to rehearsal space at BCA prior to the show date
  • Basic lighting and sound (in most cases we are not able to accommodate specific lighting requests)