COLDWATER – Tibbits Theatre and Beyond (T-TAB) will hold auditions for its annual “Spotlight on Teen Talent” competition. Auditions are open to students age 11 through 18 and will take place Monday, March 25 and Tuesday, March 26 at 5pm at Tibbits Opera House.
Singers, dancers, musicians, comedians, orators, magicians, and any other creatively inspired entertainers are encouraged to audition for this impressive showcase. Individuals as well as group acts will be accepted. Approximately twenty acts will be selected to compete in the talent show to take place Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Cash prizes will be awarded with several special categories and a People’s Choice winner. A panel of three qualified judges will select the winners.
“The talent show is an opportunity for local teens to showcase their gifts to the community. We hope to see a diversity of performances this year,” says Tirsha Odisher, coordinator for T-TAB.
This is the 16th year that T-TAB has presented a talent show. Tibbits Theatre and Beyond (T-TAB) is a youth group composed of middle and high school students from throughout the area. They expand their knowledge of theatre by working behind the scenes for Tibbits Young Audiences productions, assisting with marketing, ushering, and producing the annual Teen Talent show and the annual 10 Day Film Contest for teens.
Auditions are held on stage at Tibbits Opera House, 14 South Hanchett Street, Coldwater, Mich. For more information call Tirsha Odisher at 517.278.6029. A mandatory dress rehearsal for all selected performers will be held on Friday, April 25, 2019 at 5pm.
(left) Jillian McKinley and Sarah Forrister perform at the 2018 Spotlight on Teen Talent event. (right) Winners at the 2018 Spotlight on Teen Talent event.