New Slang Event Team - Applications Open!

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The Push and Arts Centre Melbourne are looking for 10 dedicated and enthusiastic tastemakers aged 15-17 to lead the organisation and programming of New Slang and become members of our events team for 2017. New Slang is a monthly, live music series co-presented by The Push and Arts Centre Melbourne. These intimate and exclusive events showcase both touring and local artists to Melbourne’s all-ages audiences.

As a New Slang events team member, you will gain hands on experience, training and networking opportunities in the contemporary music industry, across a range of areas including:

  • Stage Management
  • Technical and Sound Production
  • Promotions and Marketing
  • Video Editing and Production
  • Photography
  • Artist Liaison and Bookings
  • Sponsorship
  • Media and Communications

In addition to organising monthly all-ages events at Arts Centre Melbourne, New Slang events team members will have the opportunity to curate and work on the Live At The Steps event in partnership with Parliament of Victoria, held at Parliament Steps in November.

New Slang events team meetings are fortnightly on Wednesday nights between 5pm and 7pm at The Channel, Arts Centre Melbourne.

 

Important dates:

2017 New Slang Events TeamApplications Close

5pm, Friday 24 February 2017

New Slang Events Team Meetings

The Channel, Arts Centre Melbourne

Wednesdays (fortnightly)

5pm – 7pm Commencing Wednesday 15 March 2017

New Slang Events

The Channel, Arts Centre Melbourne

Friday 5 May 2017
Friday 2 June 2017
Friday 7 July 2017
Friday 4 August 2017
Friday 1 September 2017
Friday 6 October 2017

Live At The Steps
Parliament Steps Melbourne

November 2016
(Date TBC)

2017 New Slang Events Team
Program Graduation
The Channel
Arts Centre Melbourne

Wednesday 29 November 2017
5pm – 7pm

 

What are the requirements?

  • Be aged between 15 – 17 years old
  • Be able to attend at least 80% of fortnightly New Slang event team meetings (video/teleconference is available for rural and regional members)
  • Be able to attend all New Slang events
  • Be involved as an active participant of the program until November 2017

Want to apply? Want to know more?

To apply for the 2017 New Slang events team, complete an online registration here. Applications close 5pm, Friday 24 February 2017.

For further questions or information on New Slang, please contact The Push on (03) 9380 1277 or email push@thepush.com.au.

New Slang is presented in partnership with Arts Centre Melbourne.