UC Idol Audition
UC Idol Audition is the 8th iteration of the University of Calgary’s entertainment which is Sponsored by the Cumming School of Medicine and Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute, UC Idol’s purpose is to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society, build community spirit, and entertain different people.
UC Idol Audition has many varieties to offer, varieties like; singing, dancing, leadership roles etc.UC Idol is invite you, your family, and your friends to this all inclusive entertainment and night-out package.
This packages includes singing entertainment by students, professor judges, electronic voting where people decide who his or her favorite performer is.
A chance to win free prizes, a psychological illusionist performance, a Bollywood dance performance, a free Vietnamese sub to enjoy, and a post-show DJ dance party.
Audition for UC Idol opens for the September 2016 show, it is going to be an interesting one. auditions are open until May 15, 2016 or until we receive ~30-40 completed applications, whichever comes first Successful applicants will be posted on the home page ~May 30, 2016.
Singers and Special Performers must be available on the following dates:
- Filming days: an agreed upon 2-3 days between June – August, 2016 that works for all singers and volunteers
- Dry run and orientation: Saturday, September 10, 2015, 1pm-6pm
- Dress rehearsal: Friday, September 16, 2016, 3pm-7pm
- Day of event: Saturday, September 17, 2016
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE UC IDOL AUDITION
There are 2 ways to audition. See the links on the left for more details:
- Online Audition
- Live Audition
If you have any questions about auditions, you can use the comment box or you log on to talentshowsite.com, as our team is ever ready to update you.
Will you be the next UC Idol? Show us your singing talent at UC Idol, while helping raise funds for charity!
There are 6 spots available for the show, and auditions are open to University of Calgary students, staff, alumni, or anyone affiliated with the University of Calgary community. Applicants will be asked to perform two, 1-minute songs. See the application form for more details. The preferred audition method is the “online audition”, where you submit the audition video via a link. Please do not use instruments or background music in the video. Please do not edit the video.
FOR OTHER SPECIAL PERFORMANCES
Do you have a special act like; dancing, martial arts, magic, instrument-playing, skit, comedy act and many more that you would like to share? Be a special performer at UC Idol, and share your talent, while helping raise funds for charity! Auditions are open to everyone, regardless of whether you attend the University of Calgary or not.
Applicants will be asked to perform a 5-minute act. See the application form for more details.