All Round Talent / Community Arts Day

cover image for flyer for Community Arts DayGeneral Information
In celebration of the Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts & Corporate Presentations' 10th Anniversary, the City of Richardson and the Eisemann Center will present a Showcase performance featuring the winners of an AllRoundTalent competition during its Community Arts Day on September 16, 2012. Winners will be selected by a panel of judges who will make their determination from submitted video clips followed by a live audition for the finalists.

Who is Eligible?
This competition is open to all ages and talent forms…vocal, instrumental, dance, comedy, bands, magicians, jugglers and more. If you feel you have a special talent and would like to participate in this Showcase, this is for you.

Submissions are now closed.

Live Auditions & Final Notification of Winners:
After initial judging of the videos submitted is complete, finalists will be selected and notified no later than August 10, 2012. Live auditions will be held at the Eisemann Center on Saturday, August 18, 2012 from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Those selected from the live auditions to perform in the AllRoundTalent Showcase, will be notified by August 20, 2012. Note: It is mandatory that all finalists participate in the live auditions in order to be considered for the Showcase.

Key Dates:
July 31, 2012 – Deadline for submitting application, consent form and video
August 10, 2012 – Deadline for notification to finalists
August 18, 2012 – Live auditions for finalists at Eisemann Center (mandatory)
August 20, 2012 – Showcase performers notified
September 12, 2012 – Technical Rehearsal @ 7:00 PM – Eisemann Center (All performers/acts must be present)
September 16, 2012 – Dress Rehearsal @ 10:00 AM • Performance @ 2:00 PM at Eisemann Center (mandatory)

Special Notes & Rules:

  1. The Showcase is a family event, free to the public. All content of material and attire must be suitable for all ages. The AllRoundTalent committee reserves the right to determine what is acceptable or not.
  2. Anyone under the age of 18, must have a parent or legal guardian sign the consent form and agree to the terms and conditions.
  3. Participants grant the City of Richardson the right to use their name and likeness obtained in connection with participating at the Event for any publicity and advertising (including social media) purposes and for any broadcast via the Internet, the publication and/or video of any performances.
  4. The performance will be video recorded. Winners showcased will be given a DVD of the full performance.
  5. Winners should have ability to perform more than one song or act for the Showcase performance if needed. The Showcase performance will be a fully staged and directed production so as to truly showcase the talents of the winners.
  6. Questions? Send via email to or call the Eisemann Center at 972-744-4600.
Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts and Corporate Presentations, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, Texas 75082 Ticket Office 972.744.4650