Actorsâ€™ Playhouse Continues Second Annual Young Talent Big Dreams Countywide Talent Search, Presented by The Childrenâ€™s Trust, with Preliminary Auditions on January 28 at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center. Competition Includes Music, Dance, Voice & Spoken Word
Now in its second year, Young Talent Big Dreams, the most widespread local youth talent contest ever in Miami-Dade, will hold preliminary auditions for kids between the ages of 8 -17. Participants will compete for prizes ranging from performing arts scholarships and cash awards to tickets to local attractions and theatres. The competition will feature a total of eight categories including; individual song, dance, original spoken word and musical instrument, and group categories of 6 or less members include; show choir, dance, vocal/instrumental and instrumental. Participation is free of charge and limited to residents of Miami-Dade County. Auditions began in October and conclude with the semifinals and finals in April 2012.
Actorsâ€™ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre and presenting sponsor, The Childrenâ€™s Trust.
Judges will vary at each audition. The semifinals and finals with will be held in April 2012 at the Miracle Theatre, with the finals being performed in front of a live audience during the Actorsâ€™ Playhouse Kids Fest Family Weekend. Participants may compete in one individual and one group category only, and those who pre-register will be given priority audition times.
Young Talent Big Dreams will hold seven preliminary auditions in diverse locations throughout Miami-Dade County. Participation in Young Talent Big Dreams requires parental consent and is limited to residents of Miami-Dade County. Performers may pre-register online and will be seen before non-registered performers. Detailed information including the audition schedule, competition rules, and registration forms, please visit www.actorsplayhouse.org or call 211. To learn more about The Childrenâ€™s Trust, please visit www.thechildrenstrust.org.
Actorsâ€™ Playhouse is the nonprofit resident theatre company and managing agent of the historic Miracle Theatre on Miracle Mile in Coral Gables. Actorsâ€™ Playhouse, which has brought home 70 regional Carbonell Awards for artistic excellence, is a Florida Presenting Cultural Organization and one of 22 major cultural institutions in Miami-Dade County. In addition to its Mainstage season, Actorsâ€™ Playhouse offers a year-round season of Musical Theatre for Young Audiences, a National Childrenâ€™s Theatre Festival, a Theatre Conservatory and Summer Camp Program, as well as educational arts outreach programs for underserved youth, and has initiated a Young Talent Big Dreams contest for children in partnership with The Childrenâ€™s Trust.
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