This spring, The Neighborhood Corporation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to community revitalization, presents "Taunton's Got Talent", a competition to benefit the Neighborhood Corporation. The event will feature singers, musicians, dancers, comedians, and actors from the Greater Taunton area, who will compete for a $400 cash prize. All interested performers ages 13 and up are invited to participate. Entry forms are due March 7th. Entry forms are available at The Neighborhood Corporation office (120 Ingell Street, Taunton), and online at www.neighborhoodcorp.org.
The "Taunton's Got Talent" competition will be held Friday, April 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the BandStandLive music complex in Taunton. Formerly named Weir Business of the Year in 2006, BandStandLive is a high tech facility and vibrant artistic community featuring 89 soundproofed practice rooms, retail stores, a recording studio, AURORA an all-ages function hall. BandStandLive's General Manager, Matt Scurfield is thrilled to be partnering with the Neighborhood Corporation on this event. "BandStandLive has developed a reputation for being a creative haven where musicians and artists immerse themselves in their craft," states Scurfield. "It's only fitting that the undiscovered talent in Greater Taunton Area showcase their gifts at a facility dedicated to supporting the arts."
Tickets to "Taunton's Got Talent" are $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors, and are available from The Neighborhood Corporation board members Rosanne Dupont (508) 847-6310 Stacia Brackett (508) 824-8712 or Barbara Cardoza (508) 823-1439 or by calling the office (508)-821-9347.
A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit The Neighborhood Corporation Scholarship Fund. The increased cost of higher education is a concern for college-bound students and their families. These scholarships are designed to help alleviate some of the financial burden for local high school students who wish to further their education. For more information, call 508-821-9347 or visit www.neighborhoodcorp.org.
FOR INFORMATION REGARDING THIS PRESS RELEASE, PLEASE CONTACT:
Barbara Cardoza, Committee Member, Taunton's Got Talent
TEL: 508-823-1439 EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org