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Thursday, July 01, 2010
Be in the Coney Island Talent Show!
Thirsty Girl Productions Presents
The Coney Island Talent Show
A spectacle of sunshine & lollipops on the boardwalk!
Saturday, July 31st
Coney Island’s talent & entertainment history runs deep. Since the late 1800’s, live music, sideshows and burlesque shows have peppered the boardwalk to the midway, and enchanted the masses.
It is the perfect, magical & mystical place for a talent show.
Join Hostess Miss Saturn , The World Famous *BOB*and the fanfare of legendary talent that has come out of Coney Island, by being a part of the first ever Coney Island Talent Show on the boardwalk (between 10th & 12th street) on July 31st from 4pm-8pm.
We are currently holding an Open Casting Call for all performers to participate in this historic event.
If you’ve got talent, ---Entertain Us!
Categories for this year’s talent contest are:
-Best Drag Performance or Celebrity Impersonator
-Circus Freaks and Sideshow Geeks (including all variety, novelty acts)
-Dance your Pants Off (including soloists, troupes & step teams)
-Creative Kids, 9-12years
-& Sassy Seniors, 60 and up
The sub category in each level is Best Costume, so be sure and dress with pizzazz to this Coney Island affair!
Singing is encouraged for all categories!
CASH PRIZE$ & MORE FUN STUFF!
1st prize in each category will receive a cash prize of $200, a season pass to participating Coney Island Amusements and an opportunity to perform live before a Brooklyn Cyclone’s Baseball Game, The 22nd Tattoo & Motorcycle Festival, or The 8th Annual New York Burlesque Festival
2nd prize in each category will receive a cash prize of $50, and day passes to participating Coney Island Amusements.
3rd prize in each category will receive day passes to participating Coney Island Amusements.
The Best Dressed person in each category will receive a special mystery prize.
Enter the talent show by July 16th!
visit www.thirstygirlproductions.com for details!