Dee Neely presents: Spotlight Talent Show — ‘Shining a Light on Talent and Positivity in Our City’
6 p.m. Saturday. Nov. 18 at; doors open 5:15.
A panel of five expert judges will determine who wins the grand prizes — for adults $500; for youth $200.
There will also special performances, door prizes and concessions.
Held in Varick Auditorium on the campus of Livingstone College.
Tickets at the door are adults $15 and children $8, college students $5 with ID.
Miss Black America 2016 Nicole Lyn will be performing at the show.
Youth competition contestants:
Kei’Mya Steele (age 11)- rapper/dancer
Mia Mason (age 12)- soloist
Ja’ire Springer (age 16)- dancer
Sharize Ali (age 11)- rapper/dancer
Kaniya Matthews (age 13)- dancer
Katelynn Furman- soloist
Destiny Stone- soloist and keyboard
Emily Avalos- soloist
Robyn Rivers- spoken word/poetry
Perry Brooks- rapper
Lily Bennett- soloist
Jim Sharkey- soloist
Jordan St Denny- soloist
Carlos Franco- guitarist
Joey Monfort- dancer
Judy Shives- soloist
Rodney Murphy Jr.- soloist
Alisha Vann- soloist
John Wood- soloist
Michael Sandler “King Keyz”- soloist/rapper
Grace Vince- soloist
Lucinda Jones- soloist
Alan Murray- soloist
Other special performances include a Dance Battle: You’Nique Starz vs Triple Threat Dance & Charm
Plus special celebrity guest Big Mike, from the group Day 26.
The panel of judges includes Caroline Stephenson, Satomi Mack Martin, Timika Peterson and Travis Phillips.
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