It was another exciting evening of performances on Wednesday, March 14, for the second round of auditions of the annual 2018 Car Credit Nation “Apple Blossom’s Got Talent!” contest.
The Bright Box Theater was host to 31 acts, and twelve semi-finalists were chosen, including singers Ella Levri & Sam Cooper, Dino Delray, Patrina Thomas, Jeyhan Turker, Olivia Tiller, Casey Klein & Lisa Fritch, Anthony Taylor, Randy Martono-Chai and Chima Daniel. Also instrumentalists, the Wailers, Ballroom Dancers Freddie Ciampi & Maria Dunsworth and Ukulele soloist Aaron Kim.
Those chosen from both this audition and the first audition will now compete in the semi-finals on Wednesday, April 11, and winners from that event will compete in the finals on Wednesday, May 2. The finals will be held during the 91st festival whose theme is “Welcome Home!” All contests will begin at 7 p.m. at the Bright Box in downtown Winchester. Prizes awarded at the final event include first place, $5,000; second place, $1,500; and third place, $500.
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