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Texas A&M University Corpus Christi - Discover Your Island

CORPUS CHRISTI IDOL

& JR. IDOL OF CORPUS CHRISTI

Think you can sing?
Think you have what it takes to be the next Corpus Christi Idol or Junior IDOL of Corpus Christi?
Join us IDOL Weekend:  Feb. 21-22, 2014

AUDITIONS
Auditions for both CORPUS CHRISTI IDOL and JUNIOR IDOL OF CORPUS CHRISTI will be held at a staging area in the Food Court at La Palmera Mall.
Everyone should be prepared to sing a capella.  A microphone will be provided.
There is a $10 processing fee to audition.
  •     Friday, Feb. 14, 3-7 p.m.
  •     Saturday, Feb. 15, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  •     Sunday, Feb. 16, 2-7 p.m.

FINALS
Finals will be held at the TAMUCC Performing Arts Center.
  • Friday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. for Junior Idol of Corpus Christi
  • Saturday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. for Corpus Christi Idol.
Each night the Top Ten males and Top Ten Females will compete for trophies and prize money.

Jr. IDOL prize money is $100 for 1st place and $50 each for 2nd and 3rd place winners.  1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will all receive a trophy.
CC IDOL prize money is $300 for 1st place and $100 each for 2nd and 3rd place winners. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will all receive a trophy.

Jr. IDOL is 12 years and under and CC IDOL is 13 years and up.

There is a $10 admission fee for the finals for each of the contests.  Each admission ticket will be accompanied by two voting ballots which can be used to vote for their favorite singers and to select this year's winners.  All proceeds from this fundraising singing contest will go to fund scholarships and student programming needs for the TAMUCC Department of Theatre and Dance.

For More Information, please contact Professor J. Don Luna at don.luna@tamucc.edu or 361-825-5988.
 
FAQ’S / FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: My daughter’s birthday is between the audition and the contest, should she audition for Jr. Idol or Corpus Christi Idol?
A:  Audition for the contest for the age she will be on the finals.
 
Q:  My audition music is on my iPhone, do you have an adapter for your stereo?
A:  We do not have that capability.  You should expect to sing a cappela.

Q:  If my friend plays the music on the guitar, is that okay?
A:  Yes!  That is permitted for the audition AND for the finals.

Q:  May I provide my own accompaniment for the finals?
A:  Yes!  But you will need to provide the instruments.

Q:  May I pay by check.
A:  Yes!

Q:  Who decides the winners?
A:  The audience in attendance will vote the top three and our Judges will select the first, second, and third place winners in both contests .

Q:  Can anyone come to the finals?
A:  YES! YES !  YES !!!

Q:  May I videotape my audition or my finals performance?
A:  Yes!  We encourage you to keep a record of your performance.

Q: Are you affiliated with American Idol?
A: No we are not affiliated with the show on the Fox network.

Q:  Who may I contact for more information?
A:  Professor J. Don Luna at 361-825-5988 or don.luna@tamucc.edu

Corpus Christi Idol and Jr. Idol of Corpus Christi are not affiliated with the Fox network's American Idol.
Proceeds from Corpus Christi Idol and Jr. Idol of Corpus Christi go to support the scholarship activities of the TAMUCC Department of Theatre and Dance.

Corpus Christi Idol &
Junior Idol of Corpus Christi


AUDITIONS
Feb. 14-16, 2014


FINALS:

Jr. Idol of CC

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 7pm

cc idol

Feb. 22,  2014 @ 7pm


$10 Admission to Finals