TEEN TALENT 2018
UNTIL THE WORLD KNOWS
The Registration/Audition Process
All Contestant Entries MUST be Registered in our Youth Conference. If not, you are not eligible to
Each contestant must audition and be selected to participate in the teen talent program. To audition,
contestants must submit a short video of themselves along with their completed entry form. This video
should include your name, age, home church (city & state), an introduction of your particular talent, how
long you’ve been using this talent, and a short clip of you performing your actual talent. THE AUDITION
does not have to be the song/composition that will be performed during the showcase. Please be sure
that this video is clear (audibly and visually). It is encouraged that each audition video be as
professional as possible, as this will enhance your chance of being chosen for the live show.
All entries must be submitted NO LATER THAN June 30th . Teen Talent Contestants will be notified of their acceptance and participation. If you are selected, please plan to follow the following guidelines and rules for participating.
All submissions should be made at www.planetrockyouth.com.
All performers will be judged on neatness and appearance. Performers should be neat and presentable.
Males may dress casual. Jeans may NOT sag. No shorts, tank tops, flip flops or cut-offs are allowed.
Females may dress casual. Jeans may not sag. No shorts, tank tops, halter tops, sleeveless shirts, tights
(unless dancing), flip flops or revealing clothing will be allowed. Dresses, skirts, and slits may NOT be
above the knee.
Dancers are to dress neatly and appropriately. If leotards are worn, they must have appropriate neckline
(no cleavage) and legs must be covered. Bare feet and tights are acceptable. Bare legs will NOT be
We reserve the right to disqualify and/or exclude, in our sole and absolute discretion, any individual from any of the auditions for any reason, including without limitation, violation of any portion of the rules. Being accepted ensures that you will perform in the Teen Talent competition but does not ensure anything further.
All performers will have a 5 minute (or less) time limit. If you exceed this time limit you will be disqualified so please select your material accordingly!!!
Any provocative music, dancing, or dress code violation will also result in disqualification.
CATEGORIES and RULES
THERE WILL BE ONLY 20 PARTICIPANTS SELECTED FOR OUR 2019 SHOWCASE!!!
Category 1: Performance Entries
Participants must perform Christian music that glorifies The Lord. You will be judged on neatness and
appearance, vocal clarity, lyrical ability (for original performances), and overall performance. Rap and
poetry must be performed from memorization.
Participants must perform Christian music that glorifies The Lord. You will be judged on neatness,
appearance, skill, and overall performance.
You will be responsible for supplying your own background music. You will also need to supply your own
instruments with the exception of...
-Roland Phantom Keyboard
-Yamaha cp33 Keyboard
These will be the only instruments provided for this category.
Participants must perform Christian Drama that glorifies The Lord. You will be judged on neatness,
appearance, vocal clarity, and play writing. Any special props/costumes, or background music will be your
Participants must perform Christian Dance that glorifies The Lord. You will be judged on neatness,
appearance, and dancing ability. Any special props/costumes, or background music will be your
After each participant submits their original piece, they will then be be given a selected MP3 file in which they will create your own music around it as they wish. You
may use whatever program or software you are familiar with. You must submit this along with your
audition tape and submission form again. You will be judge on production quality, creativity and skill.
Category 2: Submitted Entries
Art (Painting, Pencil, Sewing)
All dimensions of artwork are accepted. You will be judged on neatness, presentation and skill. All must
be original. Photocopied works are unacceptable. All artwork must be properly labeled with with
participants name, age and home church (city and state).