McKinney Repertory Theatre announces the 8th annual McKinney Has Talent! Sponsored by Chiropractic Wellness Center of McKinney and Just for Kids Dentistry, the showcase of local talent will award $1000 in cash prizes.
Open to ages from 6th grade to adult, performers can “sing, dance, juggle, or yodel” their way to a $500 1st prize, $300 2nd prize and $200 3rd prize. Musicians are also welcome.
Auditions are Friday and Saturday, March 28 and 29, beginning at 6 pm at the McKinney Performing Arts Center. Twenty-four semi-finalists will be chosen by a panel of judges from McKinney Repertory Theatre.
Semi-finals are Saturday, April 12 at 2:30 pm. Finalists will be chosen by a panel of judges from the entertainment industry.
Finals are Saturday, April 12 at 7:30. First, 2nd and 3rd place prize winners will be chosen by audience vote.
Registration fee is $10; audition forms are available at McKinneyRep.org and at The McKinney Performing Arts Center. Application deadline is March 24; walk-in auditions will be accepted for $15. Information is available online or by calling 214-551-1905 or email questions to info@MckinneyRep.org.
For tickets, visit http://www.mckinneyperformingartscenter.org or call 214-544-4630. The McKinney Performing Arts Center is located on the historic square in downtown McKinney at 111 N. Tennessee Street.
For more information on McKinney Repertory Theatre and their upcoming season, visit http://www.mckinneyrep.org.
Story submitted by Kim Farrar