Call for Performers



Patrick’s Cabaret is a grassroots organization built on what YOU bring to the stage.

We get a lot of requests to participate, and following the steps below helps us stay organized and make sure that everyone gets the attention and consideration they deserve.



How to get involved:

  1. Learn more about all of our programming by checking out the Perform page. This gives you a good overview of what we do and how we work.
  2. Take a few minutes to review the Performance Agreement page, which outlines expectations for artists.
  3. Look through the Call for Performers below and read the details for each event. If you think you’re a good fit, let us know by filling out the Artist Proposal form for that Call for Performers. This short form gives us an idea of who you are and what you want to share with us.

Be sure to sign up for our email list and follow us on Facebook to hear about upcoming Call for Performers.

More questions? Want some help figuring out how to get started? Contact Executive Artistic Director and all-around-super-approachable guy Scott Artley at or at 612-724-6273 x4.

Upcoming opportunities

Click on a show name below to learn more about participating. Check out our Facebook page and subscribe to our email list to stay in the loop about upcoming opportunities. 

Lightning Rod - April 9-15, 2017 at Intermedia Arts

Deadlines: Writers & Directors submit by Friday, March 10th at 11:59 PM; Performers submit by Monday, March 20th at 11:59pm

New works created over the course of a single week--THEATER in a FLASH! Open to anyone wishing to participate, teams of participants will spend the week of April 9th-15th making and then performing devised (collaboratively created) work that responds to the immediacy of that week, generating performance from the prompt: "What needs to be said this week?" Seeking Writers, Directors, & Performers to participate on various aspects of this new performance platform between Sunday, April 9th and Saturday, April 15th.

Anything But English - May 19-20, 2017 at Pangea World Theater 

Deadline: Submit by Monday, March 13th at 11:59 PM

In this multilingual cabaret, we invite artists whose native language is not English to explore what happens in a multilingual space where the connections formed between people are forced to move beyond mere words.