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Upcoming Events & Important DaTES

 

September 16, 2016 

       Voice Master Class  

       at DaySpring Arts & Education

September 17, 2016

       SLTTC Finalists at

       Grand Dancefest

               AND

        The Rep's Theatre Expo 

 



 


2017 St. Louis Teen Talent Competition 

In the spirit of fostering the emerging talent in the St. Louis performing arts community, the Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation is proud  to underwrite and produce an adjudicated competition showcasing the splendidly talented teens of the St. Louis Metropolitan area. Students are competing for college scholarships, special awards, prizes and public appearance opportunities. 

 

Information and online registration form for the 7th Annual St. Louis Teen Talent Competition will be posted right here in late September 2016.

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2016 St. Louis Teen Talent Competition 

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Highlight Reel

 

Congratulations!

Royce Martin

Grand Center Arts Academy                  

WINNER of the 2016 St. Louis Teen Talent Competition

 

          

Cianna Vo

Webster Groves High School 

2ndPlace 

 

Gabrielle McNabb

Windsor High School 

3rd Place

 

      

The following acts participated in the Final Round at the 

 

"Audri" Audrianna Bartholomew Ft. Zumwalt West H.S.

 Capes Sokol Musical Theatre Scholarship 

 Rayna Campbell  Belleville East H.S. 

 Berges Classical Performance Award 

 

 

 Christina Jones  O' Fallon Township H.S.

 Ken & Nancy Kranzberg Vocal Performance Award 

 Brett Kim  Lindbergh H.S. 

 Keep Art Happening Scholarship 

  

 

 Royce Martin  Grand Center Arts Academy  

 Voss Family Originality Award

 Cianna Vo  Webster Groves H.S.  

 "I" Award

 

 

 Gabrielle McNabb  Windsor H.S.

 Fromm Family Dance Performance Award 

 Royce Martin  Grand Center Arts Academy

Terry Lynford Classical Music Award

 

                 

Jacqueline Cooper  Eureka H.S.

ex'treme Institute by Nelly Award

 

      

 Elayna Nicole Etuk       

 Homeschooled & Dayspring Arts Academy          

“Joe Floww & Nikki Jones” 

Joseph Flowers, Hazelwood West H.S.

Nikki Jones, St. Charles West H.S.

 

 

 “Little Fugue”  Saint Louis Ballet School

Caroline Bundschuh, Rockwood Summit H.S. 

Karlee Donley, Warrenton H.S.  

Maggie Hackman, Westminster Christian H.S. Lauren Jenkins, Marquette H.S.  

Sara Stiens, Francis Howell H.S. 

         Abby Zaiz  

         Belleville East H.S.

     

 

     "Chasing Lights"       Central Visual & Performing Arts H.S.

Delisa Bass, Jacob Dorsey, Joshua Hall, Emara Neymour-Jackson, Madison Rodgers, Channce Williams  

Join us at any of these public appearances:

May 6   Stringfest in Maplewood

May 21  Taste of Maplewood 

May 29  St. Louis African Arts Festival

June 4  Webster Groves Art & Air Fair

June 25  Shakespeare Festival St. Louis

June 27  The Muny, West Pavillion (pre-show) 

September 17  Grand Center DanceFest

September 17  Theatre Expo at The Rep 

October 15 - 16  St. Louis Kids Expo

 


 Scholarships

 

Students compete to win college scholarships*, cash prizes and special awards.

 

1st Place   $7,000 Scholarship - Royce Martin  

                                underwritten by Ameren Corporation Charitable Trust

2nd Place  $5,000 Scholarship - Cianna Vo  

                                            underwritten by Mr. John Russell

 3rd Place   $4,000 Scholarship - Gabrielle McNabb  

                                           underwritten by Ms. Sally Johnston

 

             * Scholarship amounts for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place will be equally divided

               between the members of the acts

 

 Additional Scholarships

 

Lindenwood University

All students who compete in the Preliminary Round will be eligible to receive a scholarship. For more details, click here

 

Southeast Missouri State University

All students who compete in the Preliminary Round will be considered for a renewable scholarship. For more details, click here

   

University of Missouri - St. Louis

The winner (or each member of the winning act) will be eligible to receive a Mark Twain scholarship. For more details, click here


Webster University

Each Finalist who enrolls as an undergraduate in any area of study at Webster University's home campus will be eligible to receive a $2,000 scholarship*

*student must meet Webster University grant/scholarship criteria and eligibility

click here 

 

 

 Special Awards & Prizes check back often as we add to the list!

   

Audience Choice Award

Royce Martin 

underwritten by Mrs. Priscilla McDonnell

The Terry Lynford Classical Music Scholarship

Royce Martin 

underwritten by Terry Lynford

The Fromm Family Dance Performance Award

Gabrielle McNabb 

underwritten by Ron & Cheri Fromm 

The Voss Family Originality Award

Royce Martin 

underwritten by Tom & Carol Voss 

The Berges Classical Performance Award

Rayna Campbell 

underwritten by Jim & Cathy Berges 

The Kranzberg Vocal Performance Award

Christina Jones 

underwritten by Ken & Nancy Kranzberg 

The Capes Sokol Musical Theatre Scholarship

Audri 

underwritten by David & Judy Capes 

"I Award"     for the most Imaginative, Inspired, and Inventive act

Cianna Vo 

underwritten by Terry & Sally Schnuck 

The "Keep Art Happening Award"

Brett Kim 

underwritten by the Arts & Education Council St. Louis 

The STAGES St. Louis Award

A student or act may be selected for an opportunity to participate in a 2016 STAGES St. Louis production or class, either on or off stage depending on talent & skill set.   website

The Muny Award

Based upon The Muny's 2016 season and its artistic needs, a student or act may be selected to appear on or participate off stage.  website

The Chamber Music Society of St. Louis Award

Brett Kim and Rayna Campbell 

A student or act may be selected for the opportunity to participate in a Chamber Music Society of St. Louis concert during their upcoming season.   website 

Winter Opera St. Louis Award

Rayna Campbell 

A student may be selected for the opportunity to perform as part of a Winter Opera St. Louis production during the upcoming season.  website

ex'treme Institute by Nelly Award

Jacqueline Cooper and Devin Cline 

A student will be selected for a free recording session. Provided by Vatterott College - ex'treme Institute by Nelly St. Louis.

The Big Muddy Summer Intensive Scholarship

David McCall 

provided by The Big Muddy Dance Company   website

Ashleyliane Dance Company - Class Scholarship

Alexa Haliburton, Joseph Flowers, Emara Neymour-Jackson 

provided by the Ashleyliane Dance Company   website

Professional Dance Center Award

A student will be selected to receive a scholarship for private training  website

Circus Harmony Award 

A student will be selected to receive a scholarship for a two-week Circus Harmony summer camp session. For more details, click here    provided by Circus Harmony  website  

St. Louis Cabaret Conference HIGH SCHOOL SESSIONS Scholarship

Christina Jones 

A student will be selected to receive a scholarship for a 4 - day professional development workshop in the art of song performance and study with Broadway star Karen Mason (MAMA MIA, HAIRSPRAY) and American Idol and Disney Films coach Peisha McPhee.   website

 

 Gift Certificates


Capes Coaching (for "Artists in Action" digital career planning program) website

Sya Collins 

The Muny  (for tickets to a 2016 summer production)  website

STAGES Performing Arts Academy  (for class tuitionwebsite

Natalie Brielle and Stephanie Voteau 

COCA  (for class tuition) website

Gabrielle McNabb, Elayna Nicole Etuk, David McCall and Hildsy Marie 

Dancewear Solutions (for merchandise) website

David McCall 

DaySpring School of the Arts website

Stephanie Voteau


 


 Event Sponsors

 
The NINE Network of Public Media will tape the Final Competition at the Fabulous Fox Theatre on April 23 and later air a one-hour broadcast of the show.
 

The First Place scholarship is underwritten by the Ameren Corporation Charitable Trust

 


The Meramec campus will host the Semi-final round. 

The high school campus will host a Preliminary Round of the Competition. 
 

Each student who participates in the Preliminary Round will be eligible to receive a scholarship ranging from $500 - $2,000 from Lindenwood University 

 

Special Thanks to the Fabulous Fox Theatre:

John Wolf, Gayle Leonard and the entire staff.

AND to Metrotix: Larry McDonnell and staff.

The J.C. Penney Conference Center will host a Preliminary Round and each member of the competition's winning act will be eligible to receive a Mark Twain Scholarship. 


              

Each student who participates in the Preliminary Round will be considered to receive a scholarship ranging from $500 - $2,000. 

 

 

Each student who makes it to the Final Round of Competition will be considered for a scholarship in the amount $2,000 to attend the St. Louis campus.  

 

 

 2016 Prize Donors & Performance Opportunity Sponsors

      

                       


 

 
                    
          
               
                 


  

 

 


Want to see what happened last year?

 

 2015 Top 12 Video Reel   click here

 2015 Results, Award Photos   click here



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