(2008 contestants with American Idol alums Kimberly Locke and Justin Guarini)
2009 Orpheum Star Search audition dates have been set.
July 17, 2009
STAX Academy, 926 East McLemore
July 24, 2009
Orpheum Theatre, 203 S Main St.
August 8, 2009
Buckman Performing Arts Center, 60 Perkins Extd.
To register, call (901) 529-4204, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Performers must be between the ages of 15-19 on the date of their audition. Star Search showcases only solo vocal and instrumental performers. For a complete list of rules, visit The Orpheum website
Up to six contestants will be selected from each audition to compete at the 2009 Orpheum Star Search on October 17. The finalists will perform with live band accompaniment on the Orpheum stage in front of family, friends, fans, and Memphis music insiders. They will vie for over $15,000 in prizes and a chance to perform on the Orpheum stage in the coming year. A panel of judges will evaluate the artists and select three winners.