The line up for Oxygen Art Centre’s 3rd annual Youth Arts Festival TALENT SLAM is out!
Congratulations to Sam Hobeyn, Kayleigh Hill, Maddie Kinghorn, Talel McBriar, Matthew Goddard, Alex McIntyre, Shawna Woelke, Agatha Storie & Grace Markle, Quinn Barron & Kozmo Sammartino, Bronwen Bird, Catalyst Loa, Dominique Adams, James Alexander & Dexter Gibson, Geordi Campos, Ava Koeltgen & Mélodie Giguère, who make up the performer line up for the 2017 TALENT SLAM!
This year the call out was West Kootenay wide and auditions were held in Nelson and in Trail! There will also be two performances of the TALENT SLAM; on Saturday February 25th at the Capitol Theatre in Nelson and on Saturday, March 4th at The Bailey Theatre in Trail. Selected performers receive one-on-one mentorship to develop their acts for the big night with mentors Bessie Wapp, Lucas Myers, Slava Doval and Nadine Tremblay. This year’s TALENT SLAM will be hosted by the multi talented Ty Wright! Tickets are $5 for ages 29 and under and $10 for everyone else, and are available at the Capitol Theatre box office.
Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity to see some of West Kootenays finest young performers, as they strut their stuff and push the boundaries of their comfort zone and skill set on the big stage! Come out and support your friends, family, peers and the talented young people in your community at the TALENT SLAM!
More info: www.oxygenartcentre.org
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