Rules and Regulations for “PEI Has Talent” Show 2017                

1. Preliminaries will be held on Thursday night, July 27th, 2017 at the Actiplex at 6:00 p.m. Finals competition will be held on Friday evening July 28th, 2017 at 7pm.

2. Prizes will be awarded in three categories: Junior ages 6-11, Intermediate ages 12-17 and Senior ages 18-22.  All contestants must be in that age range on the day of Friday’s competition. Prizes will only be awarded for the 3 winners in each age group. All contestants must be residents of P.E.I.

3. All contestants must be of amateur status. Contestants must not be a member of a union connected with stage performance (TMA), may not earn more than 50% of annual salary from performing, may not have sung or performed on a record released for commercial distribution and may not have signed a management or booking agreement with a professional firm that is paid to secure you continuous work as a performer.

4. An act must be no longer than four minutes.  Any act running over the time will be disqualified. Timing begins with the first note, word, or action.

5. Acts using machetes, knives, etc. cannot enter.  Fire or pyrotechnics are not allowed on the stage at any time. Lip sync entries will not be accepted. Maximum group size will be three.

6. In any vocal entry, instrumental accompaniment by the persons in the act or others is allowed, but must assume the pure character of the accompaniment. The test should be whether the performance would stand alone if the accompaniment were removed.

7. Background tapes for vocals must not have any track duping or backing the lead voice. Evaluation of the tape shall be made at the Thursday night preliminaries. The decision of the evaluation will be final. Background music for dancers may not have tap or tap effects. Two copies of cassette tapes/CD shall be submitted for preliminaries and for competition.

8. Competition is open to past winners.

9. Contestants not arriving one half hour prior to Thursday’s or Friday’s competition will be disqualified from the competition.

10. A non-refundable $10.00 entry fee must accompany the entry or be paid on Thursday at the preliminaries.  All contestants must appear on Thursday evening at 6:00 pm, July 27th, 2017 at the Actiplex for the necessary preliminaries and practice

Contact Info

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Crapaud Exhibition Association
PO Box 153
20569 Trans Canada Highway
Crapaud, PEI,
C0A 1J0
Phone: (902) 658-2030 (Seasonal)


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