April 26, 2014
10AM - 3PM
oneMIC - One Moment Inspiring Creativity”
Citi Performing Arts Center’s Education Department invites the Boston community to explore their creative talents on Saturday, April 26th at oneMIC - One Moment Inspiring Creativity”. As part of ArtWeek Boston, Citi Center is partnering with LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston and Community Auditions to offer guests memorable artistic experiences within one of the City’s most historic performing arts venue, the Citi Wang Theatre.
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston activities will occur in the Wang Theatre Grand Lobby from 10AM-1PM allowing visitors a sneak peek experience before its official Somerville location opens in May. Children can build from LEGO brick pits and watch demonstrations by the new LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston Master LEGO Brick Builder Ian Coffey. A special “Boston, Built By Me” activity invites participants to create a Boston neighborhood using LEGO bricks where they will be judged by a representatives from the Boston Society of Architects and Mayor Marty Walsh's team for a chance to win a oneMIC prize pack!
From 1PM-3PM, members of the community can showcase their vocal and musical talents on the world-famous Citi Wang Stage for a chance to appear on Community Auditions’ “Star of the Day” the well-known regional produced television talent show. Celebrity judges include Magic 106.7 Morning Drive Host Candy O’Terry, Actor/Comedian/Radio Host Steve Sweeney and Citi Center CEO & President, Josiah Spaulding. Musical artists and acts should register online to ensure a scheduled performance time; day-of registration will be available on location if audition space is still available. At the conclusion of the auditions, the newly-announced host of “Star of the Day” will award five “golden ticket” winners who will participate in the final Community Auditions competition, broadcast on WCVB - Channel 5.
The free event provides guests with a special opportunity to experience the historic Citi Wang Theatre, and for some, to perform on its iconic stage. OneMIC will include other interactive activities include an Autograph Wall to sign and paparazzi photos taken by Pretty Instant Photography.
This is a free community event and is appropriate for all ages. Registration is highly encouraged but not required.
Community Auditions Sign-Up
REGISTER for your preferred audition time with Community Auditions at oneMIC. Time slots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. So be sure to register early! Any participant under 18 years of age must have a release signed by a parent or guardian. Forms will be available at the event.
For more information and a schedule of ArtWeek events visit ArtweekBoston.org.