The Chattanooga Theatre Centre is looking for the best singers in town to compete for the title of "Chattanooga’s Voice." The winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize and the chance to perform the National Anthem at the Chattanooga Lookouts baseball game May 26.
Singers interested in auditioning must sign up in person at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre on Friday, May 17, between 9 a.m.-5 p.m. There is no charge to enter, but only 75 slots are available. Auditions will be held Sunday, May 19, from 1:30-5:30 p.m. where singers will perform a cappella. From this audition, 10 singers will be selected to compete on Thursday, May 23, to become "Chattanooga’s Voice."
The "Chattanooga's Voice" finals will be held at a gala event at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre on May 23. The celebration begins at 6 p.m. with entertainment, drinks, and heavy hors d’oeuvres from Events With Taste. The competition starts at 7 p.m. when the 10 finalists chosen from the auditions will perform before a live audience. Cost to attend the gala is $100; a limited number of "show only" tickets will be available for $25.
Singer/performer Azusa (SheShe) Dance is emceeing the event. Three local celebrity judges yet to be announced will select Chattanooga’s Voice in the head-to-head competition on May 23.
For more information visit theatrecentre.com
Friday, May 17, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.: Register in person at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre, 400 River St., to compete. Open to the first 75 registrants.
Sunday, May 19, 1:30-5:30 p.m.: Auditions at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre for those who registered on Friday.
Thursday, May 23, 6: p.m.: "Chattanooga’s Voice" winner crowned at the CTC.