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Ames School Talent Show 2018

Posted Apr 9, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

Ames School Talent Show 2018

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  • Fill out the attached permission slip and return to the main office by Friday, April 13th.
  • Students choose from the following options: Performer (all ages), Announcer (3rd/4th/5th), Stage Crew (5th only)
  • Students cannot do more than 1 act.  (This does NOT include a Teacher Organized Act).
  • Students who turn in the permission slip will audition.  Auditions will be held on Tuesday, April 17thin the Ames gym starting at 3pm.
  • Dance routines, gymnastic routines, skits, instrumental acts, comedy routines, poetry readings, karate routines (without weapons), singing, magic acts are all examples of acceptable performances.  Lip-synching is not permitted.  If you have questions about the appropriateness of an act, please contact Tia Sherman.
  • Acts will be limited to 1 minute and 30 seconds.
  • If music is required for an act, it will need to be edited to 1 minute and 30 seconds.  All music is due on the day of the audition. Music can be emailed to Tia Sherman.
  • When auditioning, acts should be well prepared.  Acts may not be changed at dress rehearsal and/or the night of the performance.  The auditioned act is the act that is performed in the talent show.
  • When auditioning, students will need to describe their costume.  All costumes should be appropriate for school. Costumes need not be worn to audition.
  • When auditioning, students will need to describe any equipment and/or props needed for their act.

Important Dates

Friday, April 13th  – Permission slips due to the main office

Tuesday, April 17th  – Talent Show Auditions- Ames gym at 3:00pm

Monday, May 14th – Dress Rehearsal- Ames gym at 3:00pm

Wednesday, May 16th – Afternoon Show- 1:15pm/Evening Show- 6:30pm (arrive at 6pm)

Parent Volunteers- Parent help is needed in order to run the show. Help is needed with auditions, dress rehearsals, performance day/night and creating the program. To sign-up please click on the following link http://signup.com/go/TiqzjyE

Questions?  Contact Tia Sherman tsherman13@gmail.com


Ames Talent Show Permission Slip