New Senior/Teen Idol open auditions call
Additional auditions set for Thursday, April 19
CHESTERFIELD — Additional auditions for Senior and Teen Idol of Chesterfield, Greater Richmond and Tri-Cities areas are being held from 3 to 6 p.m. on Thursday April 19, at Chester Baptist Church, located at 4317 School St., Chester. Registrations will be taken at the door. This will be The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield’s eighth annual talent competition fundraising event.
Seniors 50 years and older and teens 13-19 years old, who are entertainers, comedians, dancers, ventriloquists, musicians, singers, or with unique talents, are encouraged to sign up for this friendly competition showcasing the talents of local seniors and teens. Eight contestants will be chosen from each age group to compete in the final Senior & Teen Idol Competition event to be held Friday, May 4 at Victory Tabernacle Church,11700 Genito Road, Midlothian. The three top winners in each age group will win cash prizes ($300, $200 and $100 respectively). Teens will be given community volunteer hours for their participation and the audition fee waived.
All proceeds will benefit The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield, a nonprofit organization of senior adult volunteers, who donate their time and expertise to assist other senior adults with transportation to critical medical appointments, grocery shopping and help with minor home repairs. The center also offers a variety of classes during fall, winter and spring.
For more information, visit www.shepcenter.org or call 706-9198.