Thank you for your interest in the Hands for Holly Memorial Fund's 2nd talent competition. FAQs are listed below. Talent registration is free, and you are entering for a prize pool of $3,000 and a contract with Evolution Talent Agency!
Open October 15 - December 15, 2021
Semifinalists will be announced on this page on January 1, 2022
Finalists will be announced February 1, 2022.
Winners will be announced during the LIVE event on February 25, 2022.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-440-0401 x. 700 if you have questions regarding your submitted application.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the prizes for the talent show winners?
KPMG has generously offered a prize pool of $3,000 to be divided among the finalists. The Judge's Choice Champion will also receive an offer to be signed by Evolution Talent Agency, which is a top southeast talent agency that represents models and actors of all ages for print, television, feature films, and much more
Are there any restrictions on the types of acts that can participate?
No pyrotechnics, fire or fireworks; no weapons; and no foul or offensive language. This is a family event and all material, costumes, props and music must be appropriate for all ages and members of the public. Please see the talent show rules for further details.
Who can participate in the talent show?
Any child or young adult, up to age 26, who lives in the United States and who has recieved any cancer diagnosis at any time within his/her life.
Where and when are the elimination rounds taking place?
October 15, 2021 - December 15, 2022
Who are the judges? How are winners determined?
What if I don’t like the decision of the judges?
The decisions of the judges are final. This is a fun, family-friendly event whose purpose is to raise money to help families in need.
What criteria will be used to judge my act?
Each judge is given a rubric to determine a score for every act. The areas being evaluated are:
- Brought props, music, or other necessities
- Serious about act
- Comfortable performing
- Engages the "audience"
- Touches to make the act “special”
- Dress, appearance
How do I enter the talent show?
Hands for Holly will accept the first 100 qualified registration forms that are received between September 15, 2020 - October 31, 2020.
What are the talent show rules?
We're glad you asked! Click HERE for a full description of the rules, which you will be required to acknowlege and agree to in order to register for the show.
Is it free to enter the talent show?
Yes! We will not be collecting credit card information nor will we require payment of any kind to submit a registration and enter the talent show.
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