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The Talent Edition

Are you a performer of any kind? Do you sing, play an instrument, juggle, contort, do magic, or acrobatics, or ventriloquize, or... have any skill you perform in public that makes you remarkable? If the answer is YES! then we want to see it and to see you in URPerforming! The Talent Edition!

We're seeking individual performers (or small groups of performers—three people or fewer) of all stripes and in any discipline to pit their talents and compete for cash prizes totaling $1000! Audience voting and celebrity judges round out the evening!

Interested in strutting your stuff?

Sign up to perform today!

The deadline for entry is Monday, October 8, 2018.

URPerforming! The Talent Edition!
Friday, October 19 at 7 p.m. (Open Round)
Saturday, October 20 at 7 p.m. (Finals)

How does it work?

The Open Round

  • Performers will get to have 3-4 minutes to present themselves and their talent/act/skills
  • A group of University of Rochester celebrity judges will choose finalists to proceed to the Final Round on Saturday, October 20
  • An audience choice finalist will also be selected

The Finals

  • Finalists will get up to 5-6 minutes to present their work
  • University of Rochester celebrity judges and live audiences will choose the three grand prizewinners
  • Fun will be had by all

The Prizes

  • 1st Prize: $600
  • 2nd Prize: $250
  • 3rd Prize: $150

Interested? Fill out this form to perform in URPerforming! The Talent Edition. The deadline for entry is Monday, October 8, 2018.


Contact Nigel.

Disclaimer: details and judges are subject to change.