The Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission
Call for Performers and Cultural Crafts Demonstrators
for participation in
“Gullah Geechee Day”
at the S.C. State Fair
on Saturday, October 12, 2013
in Columbia, SC
Performance Times: 20-minute performance sets @ 2:00, 4:00, 6:00 and 8:00 p.m.
Cultural Crafts Displays and Demonstrations: Needed from 9:00 a.m. -- 7:00 p.m.
Submission Materials: References and a DVD or CD.
Submission Deadline: June 17, 2013
Submit to: Nancy L. Smith, CFE
South Carolina State Fair
PO Box 393
Columbia, SC 29202
(803) 518-6703 Cell
Participants will be vetted by the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission. Contractual agreements and payments will be issued by the S.C. State Fair.
The Commission greatfully acknowledges Commissioner Veronica D. Gerald for compiling the playlist of Gullah Geechee song -- spirituals; children's songs; musical genres that were birthed by Gullah Geechee music; songs performed by artists of Gullah Geechee descent; and songs that influenced Gullah Geechee culture -- that was broadcast during the Inaugural Parade. She was assisted by: