RVA Has Talent - 11.13.2013
November 13, 2013
RVA Has Talent is a non-profit fundraiser and talent showcase that generates community support through entertainment and philanthropic initiatives.
The first RVA Has Talent competition will bring together a premiere showcase of talent and their Non-Profit sponsor. Through mutual support, Talents and their Non-Profit sponsor will be competing for the $2,500 Prize.
Tryouts - SpeakEasy Lounge
Talents are submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org and contestants will be contacted to attend one of the auditions.
Elimination Rounds - SpeakEasy Lounge
Three contestants will be chosen from each elimination round. Two overall by the judges, one by audience polling.
WildCard - Monroe Park
3 contestants will be invited to perform at the RVA Feed the City event. One fan favorite (by applause) will move onto the preliminary finals on November 27th.
Finals - Hippodrome Theatre
Held at the historic Hippodrome Theatre, Expect a truly amazing production from this newly refurbished gem.
ALL participating non-profits have the opportunity to sell pre-sale tickets to any of the RVA Has Talent Events. Nonprofits will retain 50% of the ticket's face value.
Prize Money by Place
1st place: $2500 ($1500 to talent, $1000 to charity). 2 hours of studio time or videography at Da Spot Recording Studio. Live booked paid performances or showing at the Hipp or Speakeasy
2nd place: $1000 ($650 to talent, $350 to charity). 1 hour of studio time or videography at Da Spot Recording Studio. Live booked paid performances or showing at the Hipp or Speakeasy
3rd place: $500 ($300 for talent, $200 to charity). Live booked paid performances or showing at the Hipp or Speakeasy
Tickets are $15.
Speakeasy Lounge, 526 N 2nd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
For more information, visit http://www.rvahastalent.com.