Mitchell Opera House Live Talent Showcase!
The Mitchell Opera House Live Talent Showcase is open to local members of the community of all ages, residing in Crawford, Greene, Jackson, Martin, Monroe, Lawrence, Orange, and Washington counties. This contest is for amateurs, not those who are performing professionally and is an opportunity to showcase your talent to the community and to also have a chance at a $1,000 grand prize! The contest will include 4 preliminary showcases on the following dates: April 5th, June 1st, August 17th, and October 19th at 7:00 p.m. Two finalists will be selected from each showcase and will get to perform at the final showcase on December 14th at 7:00 p.m.
To enter the contest for a chance to participate in the live showcase, contestants must complete an application and send in no more than a 2 minute video recording of their talent. Recordings can be accepted in the following formats include: wma, mpg, flv, avi, mp4, wmv, webm, 3gp, 3g2, mpg2, mp2, mpg4, mov, please keep file size less than 100mb. Contestants can enter as an individual or with a group. Approximately 8-10 contestants will be chosen for each of the four showcases. When applying for the contest, the contestant is applying for the opportunity to participate in any one of the four showcases.
Talents can include, but are not limited to the following:
· Music (singing, instrumental, etc.) – Choirs and large groups welcome but bands are not allowed due to changeover between contestants.
· Other talents that you would like to showcase!
** All acts must be family friendly and appropriate for all ages.
If selected to participate in a live showcase, performances will be limited to a maximum of 10 minutes each.
· Deadline to enter the contest is: March 15th by 5:00 p.m.
· All applicants will be notified of their acceptance to a showcase by July 29th at 5:00 p.m.