COLDWATER – Tibbits Theatre and Beyond (T-Tab) will hold auditions for its annual “Spotlight on Teens” talent competition. Auditions are open to students age 11-18 and take place Monday, March 21 and Tuesday, March 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Tibbits Opera House.
Singers, dancers, musicians, comedians, orators, magicians and any other creatively inspired entertainers are encouraged to audition for this impressive showcase. Approximately twenty acts will be selected to compete in the talent show to take place Saturday, May 7.
Cash prizes will be awarded for first through fifth place along with several new special categories and a People’s Choice winner. “T-tab made a decision to expand our prize categories this year in order to celebrate more participants and also encourage acts that are especially creative,” said Kaitlyn Colyer, a member of the youth group. A panel of three, qualified judges will select the winners.
This is the 13th 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 county. 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.
Auditions are held on stage at Tibbits Opera House, 14 South Hanchett Street, Coldwater, Mich. All potential participants will need to schedule an audition time slot by calling 517.278.6029. A mandatory dress rehearsal for all selected performers will be held on Thursday May 5, 2016.