From the nice folks at Arts at St. Johns. If you are a performer, sounds like a good opportunity.
“Talent Quest Miami” is a brand new competition open to all ages and all types of talent residing in Miami-Dade County. “Talent Quest Miami” is presented by Arts at St. John’s. We are looking for a colorful assortment of Miami-Dade Talent of all types, including, but not limited to:
Poets/Spoken Word Artists
…or anything else you can do!**
Contestants will perform on stage in front of judges, in the hopes of winning audience votes and making it to our grand finale event at the Colony Theatre, Miami Beach, July 25, 2009 to compete for a $500.00 Grand Prize and a chance for a feature performance at a later date presented by Arts at St. John’s.
How It Works
Talent Quest Miami begins with two weeks of preliminary auditions, where each contestant’s performance will be scored by audience vote and a panel of judges. The 12 Acts with the top number of votes from the preliminaries will go on to compete in the Talent Quest Miami finals at the Colony Theatre in Miami Beach. Great prizes for the top three acts, including $500.00 and a feature performance at a later date for the Grand Prize winner!
Talent Quest Miami Key Dates:
Talent Registration Deadline July 4th, 2009
Preliminary Auditions July 11th and July 18th, 2009
St. John’s on the Lake
4760 Pine Tree Drive
Miami Beach 33140
Grand Finale July 25, 2009
1040 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach 33139
**Restrictions apply to talent acts. All participants must be MIAMI-DADE COUNTY residents. Your act must not require intricate set up, have large equipment or pyrotechnics, and venue space is limited. All acts will be reviewed by our screening committee prior to preliminary auditions and are subject to approval.
NOW YOU CAN ALSO BUY TICKETS ONLINE FOR THE FINALS
$20 per person
MISSION: To present arts and culture programming that builds community, encourages dialogue about social issues, & provides transformation through the arts. Socially Responsible Arts!