2014 Carnival – Saturday 5th July
Theme- ‘HOME- Inna we yard’
‘Promoting participation in the Education and Appreciation of African and Caribbean Arts and Culture’
ACE dance&music inset day- Rise YDC and St Pauls Carnival, Saturday March 8th 12pm- 2pm.
There’s still time to book on the carnival dance inset with ACE Dance & Music – please see below and help spread the word….. Because carnival is more than just one day!
A two hour Inset with ACE Dance & Music, one of the UK’s lead touring companies renowned for forging a contemporary black dance aesthetic for today.
This is presented as a joint collaboration between Rise YDC & St Pauls Carnival as part of the Reach platform on Saturday 8 March.
The Inset takes place 12 noon to 2pm at St Pauls Community Sports Academy and costs just £5. It is aimed at non specialist teachers of dance working towards Carnival and practitioners wanting to develop and improve technique in African and Caribbean dance styles.
This inset is supported by Pavilion Dance South West
We currently have two vacancies available at Carnival, one is an event management internship which has been created as part of the creative employment scheme and the other is for a masquerade and schools co-ordinator. If you wish to apply for the event management internship you have to meet certain criteria. You must be between the age of 18 and 24 when applying for this role and you must be registered as unemployed with jobcentre plus. These eligibility criteria have been approved by the department for work and pensions. The job description for the event management vacancy can be found HERE
The schools engagement and masquerade co-ordinator job description can be found HERE
The application form for both jobs is the same and can be found HERE
For more information or if you have any queries regarding either job vacancy, please contact the Carnival office.
If you would like to apply to be part of the masquerade at this years carnival, the application forms are HERE
If you would like to apply to perform at this years carnival, the application forms are now available HERE
The stalls application forms will be available from the website in the next few weeks.
To help raise funds for the carnival, we have relaunched our text donation service. You can make a donation simply by texting ‘CARN45‘ followed by the amount you’d like to donate (including £ sign) to 70070. For example, to donate £5 you would send ‘CARN45 £5‘ to 70070.The text message is free and will not come out of your inclusive messages. St Pauls Carnival (registered charity 1136561) will receive all of your text donation. Please make sure that you have the bill payer’s permission before making this donation.