Dream Night Talent Search, is a premiere opportunity for emerging artists( singers, singer-songwriters, musicians) to showcase their unique skills for the chance to win; $1,000 dollars,a huge amount of exposure, a front of the line pass audition to America’s Got Talent OR/AND to NBCs Little Big Shots , Senior Big Shots, THE VOICE, AMERICAN IDOL, AND extensive publicity and so much more.
There are three age categories*
* 9 to 17 years old
* 18 to 29 years old
* 30 years old and over
The winner from each age category will receive a $500 cash prize, with the overall winner receiving an additional $500 AND even a chance to audition for producers of The above tv shows! Overall winner also receives professional video of his or her live performance and extensive online and offline media coverage. There will be many other prizes donated by participating sponsors. Our main focus is on 2 full days of mentoring by our industry judges. www.dreamnighttalentsearch.com/sponsors
Contest is open to all singers solo track, acoustic with instrument, or with bands… All genres are welcome. There are 2 phases to the competition.
* Depending on the number of contestants and their ages, the categories are subject to change.
* ONLINE PHASE
You must register at dreamnighttalentsearch.com/register
and click on Texas or at TalentWatch.net/texas
to enter the contest. You may enter 1 or 2 music video(s) and a personal video. Acceptable music videos include simple raw footage of artist performing or more elaborate music videos. We STRONGLY RECOMMEND at least one of the videos showcasing a live performance. In addition, every music artist must upload a personal video, to give fans and industry professionals a better perspective of the artist behind the music. Music fans and industry professionals select the top 60 rated artists. The sooner you get your videos up there the sooner our industry professionals get to see you. There is no cost to register. There is a $5 donation fee, which will be donated to local charity tbd. Click on Register, upload videos, wait for acceptance email then click on enroll in Texas.
* LIVE COMPETITION PHASE (November 12-13, 2 mandatory days)
Day 1- The top rated artists (from the online phase or selection) will audition at the venue, singing one or 2 songs. Industry professionals will also be mentoring each artist. Fri Nov 12 2PM-6PM Food is available from the Lobby Cafe to be delivered in the auditorium all day. No outside food please.
Day 2- Saturday November 13 session is 12-4pm auditions and mentoring, then in front of live audience concert, if you make it through, 7-10pm finals with a special performance by Landau Eugene Murphy. Industry professionals announce the top music artists for each of the three age categories. The 20(approx.) chosen artists will perform in front of judges and a live audience at the Texan Theater. Each artist must be prepared to sing three additional songs. Tickets for the finals, $30 each, will go on sale soon. Last years event sold out very quickly as this is a premiere intimate dinner theater. Dinner will be available for an additional charge by reservation when purchasing your ticket.
We are proud to announce that ALL REGISTRATIONS at Dream Night Talent Search will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
They will accept any and all additional donations as well. We thank all for participating in donating to this incredible charity.