My Town: First Night Akron Accepting Performer Applications

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AKRON, Ohio — The Downtown Akron Partnership is asking for local performers to apply to be part of the city’s holiday festivities.

The 19th annual First Night Akron 2015 will be held December 31. Artists’ proposals to participate can include, but are not limited to, music, dance, theater, puppetry, film, visual art and/or installation art, interactive/participatory activities, strolling entertainers and others.

Performers appropriate for all audiences and age groups are encouraged to apply. The selection process is conducted by a committee, and all artists and performers will receive compensation.

The deadline to apply is July 25.

For more information about First Night Akron, click here.

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