Accepting Top Talent Performance Audition Applications Feb 3 - 21

Saturday, April 25, 2020
 
Calvary Orlando 
1199 Clay Street
 Winter Park, FL 32789
 
Finalists' names will be posted here March 13, 2020!

Accepting Performance Audition Applications | Feb 3-21, 2020

Thank you for your interest in our upcoming Top Talent event. We will be accepting applications for performance auditions between Februrary 3 - 21, 2020. Proceeds from our Top Talent event will help support the Foundation and provide arts enrichment for students experiencing poverty and homelessness.
 
Names of finalists will be posted on our website March 13, 2020 and will perform at Calvary Orlando (1199 Clay St, Winter Park, FL 32789) LIVE on April 25, 2020. 
 
For questions or additional information please contact the Foundation for Orange County Public Schools at 407-317-3261 or email us at Toptalent@ocps.net.
 
 
 
Application Guidelines:
 
Before completing the audition application, you must read the Top Talent Rules and Regulations.  All contestants and professional accompanists must sign a waiver and return it by email to Toptalent@ocps.net and submit a YouTube live link performance by February 21, 2020.  Applicants must provide waiver(s) and a high resolution photo or professional headshot or groupshot/ to be considered.
 
If selected, performance requirements are listed below for finalists and accompanists:
 
Performance Requirements:
 
Performers: The maximum number of individuals per act cannot exceed 10 individuals per group.
 
Auditions: Only YouTube live link videos will be accepted. Video link must be a minimum of 2 minutes and no more than 3.5 minutes in length. Waivers and a high resolution photo and/or professional headshot is part of your audition package and must be submitted by February 21.
 
*Questions on how to upload a YouTube video?  Click here: https://youtu.be/Hlxqk0iHp5w
 
Main event:  The music, performance, attire and performers must be the same at the final event as was presented on your YouTube live link audition. If your performance is changed in any way, disqualification will occur.
 
Background music: Sound track must be submitted upon notification of being a finalist. 
 
If you have questions contact:
Foundation for Orange County Public Schools
Phone:  407.317.3261

Top Talent Auditions Application

Performance Information
Use this box for exact name of the ACT (e.g. Maroon 5, Kati Perry). This is the name that will be listed on all promotional information if you are selected as a finalist.
Please list the learning community your school is located in.
Please indicate in this area your specific talent.
If yes, this accompanist will need to complete the "accompanist waiver" and submit by February 21, 2020, if you are selected as a finalist. Form can be found at bottom of this page and on the rules and regulations page. This is a MANDATORY requirement. Failure to submit this form to our office may disqualify you from participation. Please complete the form below and submit. You may call 407-317-3261 to confirm receipt.
Put the name of the song in this box. If not applicable, indicate with N/A
Equipment Needs
Primary Contact for the Act (PARENT or Student 18+ Years Old)
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #1
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #2
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #3
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #4
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #5
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #6
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #7
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #8
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #9
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
Performer Information (1 thru 10) #10
This phone number needs to be the main contact person for the performer.
if over 18 ... put N/A
How did you hear out about Top Talent?
Only YouTube performance live links are accepted. Any other format will result in disqualification. Tips: Be sure that the video is taped in a well-lit area, free of clutter and interruptions Lighting, sound and costumes could affect judging. Put on your best performance Use a microphone for performance clarity, if possible Acts and costumes must be appropriate for family audiences Check with your performing arts instructor for additional tips at your school before you record your audition Make your live link performance as professional as possible. We wish you all the best! Good luck!
After the performance application is submitted please email a signed copy of your waiver(s) and a high resolution photo and/or professional headshot or group shot to Toptalent@ocps.net by February 21.
Waivers are located just below the submit button.
If you have questions, please call 407-317-3261 or email toptalent@ocps.net.