Youngster of Miami, stardom is coming your way! So start rehearsing and polishing your aptitudes because registration is now open for Miami-Dade County’s largest youth talent competition: Young Talent Big Dreams and you won’t want to miss it!
The Actor’s Playhouse at the Miracle Theater welcomes the eighth annual YTBD where kids between the ages of 8-17 will have the opportunity to showcase their talent- or talents if you have more than one- and audition before renowned judges for an opportunity to win a free trip to attend the Teen Choice Awards, a $500 dollar monetary reward, scholarships and exposure opportunities.
Presented by the Children’s Trust, the talent contest will feature categories for groups and individual performers. Categories for single performers will include: Music, Dance, Voice, Original Composition and Spoken Word. For groups of six or fewer members categories will include: Dance, Musical Instrument and Band/Vocal group.
Participation in YTBD is free but limited to residents of Miami-Dade County and requires parental consent. It will begin on January 21, with preliminary auditions taking place through April 8. Participants who pre-register will be given priority auditions times, so hurry up and sign up. For more detailed information including the audition schedule, competition rules, and registration forms, please visit www.actorsplayhouse.org and to learn more about The Children’s Trust, visit www.thechildrenstrust.org.
By Cynthia Paola Bautista