Procession Coordinator

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Procession Coordinator
Area: Art
Current Lead: This lead role is currently inactive.


Area: Art

The Procession Coordinator is a Lead responsible for organizing the procession on the night of the burn. This position exhibits lots of creativity and the ability to work (and play) very well with others. Lead is also be familiar with fire safety, as many of the procession participants will likely be performing with fire. Previous leads have used the Procession as a theatrical performance (the Voodoo Wedding in 2005), or as a Pied Piper-style parade that seeks to pull the populace from their camps and continues to grow as it winds its way through the city, finally ending at the effigy (2006).

In 2012, the procession will took on aspects of a tribal CIRCUS PARADE with illuminated costumes, stiltwalkers, marching band drummers, giant puppets and circus freaks.

Responsibilities and Tasks

Prior to event, communicate general plan to theme camps, Flipside Flame editor, web site content lead, Austin List. Set expectations for schedule and sequence. Create a parade for the city! Sunday, round up key volunteers, and establish evening start point. Be on com to communicate with Burn Night Coordinator for Procession start and speed. Lead Flipizens to the effigy for burn/unburn celebration!

Other Entities/Leads with Whom the Lead Likely Will Collaborate

Volunteer to Help the Procession Coordinator

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Current Procession Coordinator

This lead role is currently inactive.

Previous Leads

  • 2014 Peter Fuhry
  • 2013 Colleen Muppethead
  • 2012 Suza Hepkat
  • 2011 Doryan Rice
  • 2010 Zonk
  • 2008 Audrey Maker
  • 2007 Duby and Heather the Great