Busking

Busking at the Market Hall

Are you a musician who is looking to get your sound heard? Maybe you're a performer who wants to show off your talent...

We are looking for performers who would like to come to Burton Market Hall and entertain!

If you are interested, or know of someone who might, be please email markets@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk

Frequently asked questions

Do I need to audition?

There is no audition process to perform at the Market Hall. All we ask is that you upload a short clip of yourself to our Facebook page www.facebook.com/burtonmarkethall. Market Management reserves the right to grant permission to who can perform.

Do I need a license?

There is no license required to perform at the Market Hall.

Do I have to pay to perform?

There is no fee required to perform at the Market Hall.

Can I collect money whilst I perform?

Market Management allows performers to collect money during their performance.

Do I need insurance?

Market Management requires that every performer must have liability insurance.

How long do I get to perform?

As this is a new venture for the Market Hall, performances are initially restricted to 2 hour slots.

Do I have to bring all my own equipment?

You must bring all your own equipment.

Can I use an amplifier?

No.

What days can I perform?

As this is a new venture for the Market Hall, we are restricting busking to Saturdays only. If the exercise is successful we would like to see it extend to more days in the week.