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Plymouth Sings seeks best vocalists to compete at state level
Plymouth Sings seeks the best vocalists in town to represent the community on stage at the state competition, Minnesota Sings.
To be eligible, singers must live, work or attend school in Plymouth. The competition features two age groups:
- Ages 15-25
- Ages 26 and older
Sign Up for Auditions June 10-11
Plymouth will hold auditions 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, June 10 and Tuesday, June 11 at the Plymouth Creeks Center’s Black Box Theater, 14800 34th Ave. N.
Audition space is limited. To reserve an audition spot, call 763-509-5200 – requests are taken on a first-come, first-served basis. Judges decide who will advance to the Plymouth Sings Finals.
Rules for Contestants:
- Must live, work or attend school in Plymouth.
- Must be 15-25 years old or age 26 and older on the date of Plymouth Sings Finals (June 13) and Minnesota Sings Competition (Sept. 28-29).
- Age verification documents may include birth certificate, passport, driver’s license or State ID.
- Only individuals are eligible. No groups or instruments may be used.
- Must provide a CD for song backing track.
To view complete contest rules, download the 2019 Plymouth Sings Guidelines (PDF).
Public Invited to Plymouth Sings Finals June 13
Final competition for Plymouth Sings is set for 7 p.m. Thursday, June 13 at the Hilde Performance Center, 3500 Plymouth Blvd. The public is welcome to view the final competition at no cost.
Plymouth Sings Finals event also helps kick off the city’s annual Entertainment in the Parks series. The June 13 event includes a performance by a capella group Six Appeal.
Winners Advance to State Competition
The winners and runners-up from the finals will represent Plymouth at the Minnesota Sings Statewide Competition Saturday, Sept. 28 and Sunday, Sept. 29 in Woodbury.
Minnesota Sings final contestants may be awarded cash prizes, studio recording time or music gear. Prizes at the state finals total $20,000. Visit minnesotasings.com for more information.
Plymouth Sings Finalists
Ages 15-25 Category
- Sara Shiff – Winner of Plymouth Sings, advancing to Minnesota Sings
- Cassandra Hultgren – Runner-up, advancing to Minnesota Sings
- Donatella Pompeo and Colleen Bur – Plymouth Sings finalists
Ages 26+ Category
- Ruthie Tabone – Winner of Plymouth Sings, advancing to Minnesota Sings
- Divya Mogilsetty – Runner-up, advancing to Minnesota Sings
- Jun Xue and Brianna Schweigert – Plymouth Sings finalists