What is busking?
Busking” is another word for “street performing”.
In basic terms, this is the act of entertaining people in public places in return for voluntary donations. This is a historical tradition that stretches back thousands of years, spans the globe and has many direct benefits for city life.
Unfortunately, our freedom to express ourselves in public is increasingly restricted as governments sell of our public land. We’re here to help protect these rights.
- United States
- United Kingdom
The Busking Project is trully world wide every performer that joins the community tells us where they are from this is added to our map so anyone can see who is performing where and the great scope and reach of the busking community can be realised its also a really cool way to find people in your country or city and even scoop out where the next best place for you to perform or go and watch performers is. We also tracked our progress around the world filming performers for this very project you can follow us around the worrld too.
Latest from the blog
20th September 2010
This is a short documentary film about street performer extraordinaire "Street Show Keith". Keith travels the United States bringing joy to many with his brash brand of humor and amusing physical feats. Constantly on the run from his demons and local law enforcement, Keith...