Northern Stars Rising Auditions

Please RSVP to hold an audition slot for this performance.
RSVP deadline: Tuesday, February 26th.

Thursday, February 28th
Heartwood Center
615 Oak St., Sandpoint, ID 83864

  • Eligibility: Open to musicians and vocalists hoping to further their musical careers.
  • Auditions limited to 3-5 minutes.
  • Auditions are performed acoustic, or with performer’s gear; tech support will be available at the performance.
  • Auditions will be juried by two POAC Performing Arts leaders and the 2018 Performer of the Year.

Auditions slots will be held on a first-come basis.

Category Details:

  • Group: Any vocal or musical group of 3 or more performers. (Two acts will be chosen)
  • Solo/Duo: Any vocal or musical group of 1 or 2 performers. (Two acts will be chosen)
  • Student: Solo, duo, or group acts featuring performers who are 18 years or younger. (One act will be chosen)

Dress rehearsal: March 28, 2019 @ 5:30
Performance: March 29, 2019 @ 7:00
Heartwood Center
615 Oak St., Sandpoint, ID 83864

  • Technical support is available at the performance.
  • Performance will feature 5 acts: 2 Group, 2 Solo/Duo, 1 Student
  • Five guest judges with music backgrounds will select 1st and 2nd Place winners in the adult categories and will award the Performer of the Year.
  • Local booking agents will be invited to see you perform.
  • Prizes: 1st Place Group: $400; 2nd Place Group: $200; 1st Place Solo/Duo: $250; 2nd Place Solo/Duo: $150; Student: $200. Performer of the Year will additionally be honored at the Art Party on June 1st and receive a professional headshot.

For more information, contact:
Hannah Combs, Arts Administrator
[email protected]

Northern Stars Rising Audition RSVP

  • Contact Information

  • Technical Information

  • Must be 3-5 min.
  • Grand piano available, all accompaniment and other instruments provided by performer
  • Please include any requirements for sound reinforcement or other concerns
  • Time Commitment