2017 Rules and Regulations

MUSIC - Requirements

1. Performance time is a max of 3-1/2 minutes per contestant. (If you need help in editing your track, please let us know)

2. Have 2 tracks ready for audition. You may only perform 1, but the judges may want a second choice. Only 1 track will be used for the Talent Competition.

3. No profanity or vulgarity in any vocal, dance, or other performance will be allowed.

4. One microphone will be supplied for your audition and Talent Competition. (If you have other requirements we must be notified in advance; such additional Microphones or cables for instruments). microphone is needed for group acts at the audition and showcase.

5. All Acts must provide their own recorded music, instruments, props, etc. (Your track must be at a professional level of quality to be used for your audition and the Talent Competition) If you need help in this area, please let us know ahead of time. We WILL Address this at your audition.

6. All Audition and Performance Tracks (MP3 or .wav) must be submitted on line at: kidsgottalentmusic@gmail.com at the same time you sign up. If you show up as a walk-in, Track needs to be on a CD ONLY. (Note: burn your CD & test it on anything other than a computer)

7. All music files must be saved as: Your First Last name or Artist name Title of song Example: Michael Jackson_Beat It. Email your music file to: kidsgottalentmusic@gmail.com. in advance. Include in your submission: Your First & Last Name & your stage name, Phone Number & e-mail address; in case we need to reach you about your track(s) 8. Your audition and Talent Competition Track CAN NOT CONTAIN any lead vocals. (We need to hear YOUR voice LIVE.

ATTIRE - Requirements

1. Attire must be respectable, tasteful, and age appropriate.

2. Participants are required to dress to impress with costumes or wardrobe appealing for Filming.

3. Participants are required to be camera ready, (hair, makeup and wardrobe). This applies for your audition and Live Performance.

ADDITIONAL - Requirements

1. All acts are REQUIRED to attend sound check (Live Rehearsal), Saturday, August 26th, at 12 P.M. at the Gwinnett Infinite Energy Theatre.

2. All acts will require final approval by the Talent Showcase organizers.

3. NOTE: All Music Tracks MUST be submitted for final approval, no later than August 19th, 9:00 P.M., Bring a CD track with you for back-up

4. No changes to music selection will be allowed after auditions, make sure your audition performance is what you will be performing on the showcase date.

5. All acts (individuals) will be required to sign a photo release and a liability waiver at the auditions.

6. Each participant will receive one (1) complimentary ticket for their guest to attend which will be issued in advance.

7. Winners will be announced at the end of talent showcase. You must be present to receive prizes.

Prizes:

Winning places will include:

Ages

(5-8) 1st Place - $100 cash, trophy and medal, certificate to receive (5) hours of free vocal/music, dance and 3 Hours of studio time (for recording).
(5-8) 2nd Place - $75 cash, trophy and medal, certificate to receive (3) hours of free vocals/music, dance and 2 Hours of studio time (for recording).

(9-12) 1st Place - $100 cash, trophy and medal, certificate to receive (5) hours of free vocals/music, dance and 3 Hours of studio time (for recording).
(9-12) 2nd Place - $75 cash, trophy and medal, certificate to receive (3) hours of free vocals/music, dance and 2 Hours of studio time (for recording).

(13-17) 1st Place - $100 cash, trophy and medal, certificate to receive (5) hours of free vocals/music, dance and 3 Hours of studio time (for recording)
(13-17) 2nd Place - $75 cash, trophy and medal, certificate to receive (3) hours of free vocals/music, dance and 2 Hours of studio time (for recording).

ALL PARTICIPATES WILL RECEIVE A "KIDS GOT TALENT Showcase certificate" FOR THEIR PARTICIPATION.

"KIDS GOT TALENT" does not guarantee a record deal, touring opportunities, nor management contract. We will allow Talents to meet with A&Rs, Managers, Talent Agency and other Celebrity Guests after the event.

Best Wishes!