Carcassonne. Springboard for young talents, the festival of artists of tomorrow

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The Young Talent Springboard Futuring Festival begins this Friday and will end on November 20.

This year, the city of Carcassonne is organizing the 11th edition of the festival fututing springboard for young talents. This last “offers the opportunity of a first stage to young local amateur artists“, explained, last October in our columns, Élodie Letao, city councilor in charge of youth and digital, on the occasion of the reopening of the red hat. Amateur artists had until October 22 to apply.

For this 11th edition, the programming is carried out by the city’s youth and student life service in partnership with professionals from the artistic community, in particular the One-One association, the Gisc, the fabrique des arts and the MJC de Carcassonne. Completely free, the festival therefore takes place from November 12 to 20 in three different venues: the Red Hat, the Carcassonne Sports Center and the Fabrique des Arts Auditorium. All the young artists selected will have the chance to perform on stage in optimal professional conditions both in terms of sound and lights with a technical manager at their disposal.

“Cike a veritable nursery of artists, some have the chance to pursue and embrace a professional career “, enthused, still in our columns, Jean-Louis Bès, deputy delegate for cultural affairs.

The performances will also be to be followed live on the city’s Facebook. Free entry and compulsory health pass.

Friday 12 from 8 p.m .: evening variety, rap and slam in the red hat.

Saturday the 13th from 8 p.m.: pop rock party, hard rock in the red hat

Saturday 20 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m .: hip-hop battle at the Carcassonne omnisports center

Saturday 20 from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m .: classical music evening at the auditorium of the arts factory.