Tamara Barnes from the Tibbits Opera House staff and Zane Tucker from the Tibbits T-Tab group were in the studio for WTVB's Tibbits Talk to discuss auditions for their upcoming Teen Talent Show.[powerpress url="http://media.mwcradio.com/podcasts/delaney-in-the-morning-1/538/delaney-in-the-morning-1-538.mp3"]
Tibbits Theatre and Beyond (T-Tab) will hold auditions for its annual “Spotlight on Teens” talent competition. Auditions are open to students age 10-18 and take place Monday, April 20 and Tuesday, April 21 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Tibbits Opera House.
Singers, dancers, musicians 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 30, 2015 at 7 p.m.
Cash prizes will be awarded for first through fifth place along with a People’s Choice winner. First place will win $100, second will receive $75, $50 goes to third place and fourth and fifth place will receive $25 each. A panel of three, qualified judges will select the winners.
This is the 12th 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 May 29, 2015.