Open auditions for the Amherst teen idol search will be held April 7 from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. at the Boulevard Mall's Center Court near Macy’s.
The contest is open to all amateur youth soloists ages 12 to 20. Participants must be prepared to sing a cappella on stage for up to 2 minutes.
Finalists will be chosen to compete in a final round on May 5 for prizes of a mall gift certificate and an “Amherst Teen Idol” trophy. A mall gift certificate and 2nd place trophy will also be awarded to the runner-up at the final round.
The contest is sponsored by the Boulevard Mall and Amherst Youth & Recreation Department. For rules and application forms, visit Guest Services at the Boulevard Mall, online at www.amherstyouthandrec.org or call the Youth & Recreation Department at 631-7132.