East Cork’s Got Talent –Auditions Fast Approaching


The 2018 East Cork’s Got Talent auditions are now less than three weeks away and organisers are calling on the public to showcase their talents in Midleton later this month.
On Sunday 18 March, acts from East Cork, and further afield, will gather at the Midleton Park Hotel, in a bid to wow the judges. The open-auditions take place between 12 noon and 4pm, with acts requested to ‘just show up on the day’ if they are interested in taking part. Anybody aged between 10 and 100 can enter the talent competition, with 12 successful acts being chosen on the day of auditions –these will go through to contest the grand finale.
Among the five judges for this year’s East Cork’s Got Talent are Irish Olympians Rob and Marion Heffernan, fashion blogger and designer David Material Boy, model Pat Vogue Walker and singer Jamie Stanton. The final of the talent show is set for Sunday 31st of March at the Midleton Park Hotel. MC on the night is Fanta, who will be assisted by co-host Ethal O’ Connor. DJ Killian Reilly and photographer Erich Stack are also involved in the show.
Tickets for the final of East Cork’s Got Talent cost just €10. All proceeds from the event are in aid of Down Syndrome Cork. There are also some fantastic prizes up for grabs, for the top three acts.
For the winner, there’s a whopping €500 euro on offer. The top prize is sponsored by Billie Jean Rhythm Dance Company. The runner-up will receive €300, sponsored by Tecomet and the act who finishes in third place will be given a prize of €150, sponsored by Dakota.
For more information on East Cork’s Got Talent, please contact Fanta on 086 396 3263.