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. 

Call for Teaching Artists & Teaching Assistants - 2 Projects: June-August 2017 and June 2017-March 2018

Deadline: Tuesday, May 2nd at 11:59 PM

Patrick’s Cabaret is seeking Teaching Artists and Teaching Assistants for our 2017-18 Teaching Artist Residencies with The Aliveness Project (June 2017-March 2018) and MN Q Youth (June-August 2017).

Call for Performers: Cabaret Show for the Minnesota Fringe Festival

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 11:59 PM

We seek artists who have ALREADY performed with Patrick’s Cabaret in its 31 year history to present their most provocative, subversive, and affirming work. We will present a rotating line-up of Cabaret artists (5 performances with 3 acts each, 15 acts total), with no two shows the same.