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TALENT AMERICA NATIONAL FINALS  Contestant  Tentative Schedule  

  5.30.17 (subject to change)


10-3pm: Photo shoots with Dorothy Shi (off site)

5:30pm: Last Chance Preliminary followed by Last Chance Awards

6:30pm-7:30pm:  National Finals Registration


FRIDAY July 7, 2017

10am-3pm: National Finals Registration

10am-3pm: Workshops & Classes (POSTED SHORTLY-You can purchase ON SITE; $45 for 60 minute Class: $75 for 90 minute class)

4:30pm-5pm: Orientation: ALL CONTESTANTS

5:45pm-6:30pm All Contestants: Opening Ceremony KICK OFF & Meet Our Contestants (all contestants aer on stage and introduce themselves briefly) 

6:30pm-9:30pm: National Finals Competition-(variety, songwriting, vocal, acting)  followed immediately by awards

Call Backs for above performances will be on Saturday 7/8 and/or Sunday 7/9

Gala Rehearsals will be added on Friday once Performance schedule is set.



9:30-12:30pm: National Finals Competition (Models/Dance/Acting)

12:30pm-2pm: Awards for above session and LUNCH BREAK

2pm-6pm: National Finals Competition (dance, acting, vocal)  (awards for this afternoon session will be Sunday Morning)

3pm-7:30pm: Call Backs-Posted in LOBBY at Registration Table

8:45-9:45pm: TA Dance Party (free to all performers and their guests) Open to all.

Gala Rehearsals will be added on Saturday once Performance schedule is set.


SUNDAY, JULY 10, 2016

9:30am-10:45am Awards for Saturday afternoon sessions; Acting, Dance, Vocal

10:45am-12noon: Rehearsal for the Gala Closing Ceremony

12:30-2:30pm: Possible Additional Call backs

3pm-3:45: Red Carpet Pictures

4pm-6pm: Gala- kicked off with our Closing Ceremony performance by ALL Contestants, followed by Special Awards, Divisional Awards, Over-All Awards, Model of the Year Awards, Triple Threat Awards, Pinnacle Awards, Tri-Star Awards, Entertainer of the Year Award, International Awards, Scholarships, Special Guests and Special Performances


Reminder: All performers MUST wear their TA Performers Wristband all weekend, (even during performances) and their GALA Performers Wristband to attend the Gala. All guests, family members and friends MUST wear (purchase) a Wristband to have access to all performances, awards, rehearsals, callbacks, kick off, classes & workshops.  There‚Äôs still time to add Print Division, no late charge. All photos for Print must be submitted in jpeg by Friday July 7th 12noon. talentamericaprint@gmail.com

And you can still add a Division by competing at Last Chance Preliminary.

Excited you are joining us for our 44th Talent America National Finals at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel.