Competition showcases the vocal and performance talents of children in our community
Orinda, CA— Lamorinda Arts Council (LAC) will host auditions for their 12th annual Lamorinda Idol singing competition May 11th through May 13 th at the Orinda Intermediate School. Registration for solo and group singer auditions is open from now until April 30th. The singing competition is for anyone in kindergarten through 12th grade who is living or attending school in Orinda, Lafayette or Moraga.
Singers will be judged by a panel of community members who are experienced musical performers, and the panel will select the finalists and runner-ups for Lamorinda Idol 2017 at the May auditions. Summer workshops for both finalists and runners-up will be lead by Rena Wilson, co-owner of the Lamorinda Theatre Academy. Finalists and runners-up will also have the opportunity to perform at summer community events such as Orinda Park and Lafayette Plaza concerts and the Orinda Fourth of July Parade. Finalists will perform on August 27th at the Orinda Theater where the Lamorinda Idol 2017 winners will be crowned. To learn more about LAC’s Lamorinda Idol 2017 and register go to www.lamorindaarts.org/lamorinda-idol.
About the Lamorinda Arts Council
Founded in 1950 as the Orinda Arts Council, the now Lamorinda Arts Council (LAC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that has been igniting and sustaining artistic expression and appreciation in the visual, performing and literary arts for people of all ages in our community for over sixty five years. Notable LAC events and programs include Lamorinda Idol, the High School Visual Arts Competition, Lamorinda ShortDocs Film Fest, Art in Public Places, and Orinda Library Art Gallery exhibits. For more information on LAC, please visit www.lamorindaarts.org.
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Posted on Mon, April 3, 2017
by Christy Mack filed under