Now entering our fourth season, THIS IS TALENT is a program committed to discovering an emerging generation of artists and providing them with opportunities to develop their skills, receive live-performance experience and connect with new audiences.
This season will feature a 3-city tour, opening in Montreal on October 26th, 2013 (Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre), Ottawa on November 30th (venue TBD) and ending in Toronto on February 15th (Danforth Music Hall).
The competition is open to any and all music-related talent under the age of 19; singers, rappers, musicians, bands, dancers, disc jockeys and more!
Following two rounds of auditions, the top 25 acts are selected to perform in front of friends, family and professional talent scouts, but not before undergoing 3-weeks of intense mentorship workshops run by a team of renowned music mentors, choreographers, vocal coaches and stylists - all experts in their respective domains and there to lend support and reassure each contestant in their ability to achieve successful results.
THIS IS TALENT significant role in the development and discovery of new Canadian talent, offering a positive environment that develops abilities, strengthens character and promotes appreciation for the arts. – less