Present workshops

Applications are open until 31 May to present a workshop at SPRUKE Festival 2017

Present a Workshop at SPRUKE 2019

SPRUKE — BRISBANE’S UKULELE FESTIVAL is on 13-15 September 2019. We have a new venue at SunPAC and the adjoining Sunnybank Sports and Community Club, which gives us some exciting new options for performing stages and workshop venues.

The festival theme is Uke’n Make Music!  We’re looking for a variety workshops that involve people in all aspects of making music or ukulele related e.g. ukulele skills, singing, performing, accompanying instruments (harmonica, cajon etc), recording, or even caring for your instrument.

Please note, we have found detailing the workshop content and outcomes, will increase the likelihood that participants will pre-book tickets. Workshops should be 45-60 minutes long. Applications close midnight Sunday 26 May 2019.

Before starting your application, prepare:

1.  A photo of the performer or group
Please use these image specs to help us to create images that fit our templates.
Image specs: image orientation — landscape; minimum image size – 380 x 300 pixels or approx 10cm x 8 cm; maximum file size – 1MB; file format – accepts jpg, gif, png

2.  A brief presenter bio for the program (limit: 250 characters with spaces, approx 50 words)
List your areas of expertise, and tell us about your experience in presenting workshops, and describe your approach to teaching ukulele.

3.  A workshop description for the website (limit: 600 characters with spaces, approx 250 words)
Describe your workshop in detail. Include the maximum number of participants, level of experience required, and the workshop content.

4.  A list of workshop AV requirements
Will you need a laptop, data projector & screen, DIs, mics, or a music stand?

5.  A list of the links to your online promotional material (optional)

This year, application forms for performances and workshops are separate. Apply to perform at SPRUKE through our Application to Perform web page.

See you at SPRUKE!

If you are experiencing difficulties with this form please try using Chrome for your browser. If you are still having problems please send all your application details and image (as detailed below in form) to perform@spruke.net.au.



To minimise frustration when completing this form, please complete EVERY field before hitting Send. Put N/A for any fields that are not applicable to your application.

Workshop Title (required)

Name/s of presenter/s

Contact's Name (required)

Contact's Email (required)

Contact's Phone (required - Please include area code.)

Links to your promotional material (complete as many as are applicable)

  • Website URL:
  • Facebook page URL:
  • Youtube Channel URL:
  • SoundCloud URL:
  • Other:

To assist us in creating image files that fit our website and Trybooking templates, please send images files that meet these image specifications.
Image specifications: image orientation - landscape; minimum image size - 380x300 pixels or approx 10cm x 8 cm; maximum file size - 1MB; file format - accepts jpeg, jpg, gif, png)

  • Photo URL:
  • Photo caption:
  • Photo upload (maximum size 1MB; accepts jpg, gif, png):

Presenter Bio (required - 250 characters with spaces, i.e. 3 lines of text for the program.)
Describe your areas of expertise, experience in presenting workshops, and approach to teaching ukulele.

Workshop Description (required - 600 characters with spaces, i.e. a couple of short paragraphs for the website)
Describe your workshop in detail. Include the duration, maximum number of participants, level of experience required of participants, and workshop content.

SPRUKE 2019 workshops will be run on during Saturday 14 September and Sunday 15 September.
When are you available? (required)

Please bear in mind that we have a limited budget, and SPRUKE workshops are made as affordable as possible for festival-goers. Thank you for understanding.
Fees for Performances and/or Workshops (required)
Workshop Presenter's Fee:

Workshop Room Requirements (required)
Please tell us what you think you will need, e.g. projector and screen, laptop, DIs, mics, music stand.

Anything else we need to know?

Thank you for your application to present a workshop at SPRUKE 2019. We will contact you soon. If you have any questions please contact us at perform@spruke.net.au

SPRUKE 2019 — Brisbane’s Ukulele Festival and Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society Inc reserve all rights in relation to the selection of performers and workshop presenters for the festival.