URPerforming! is on hold until a non-Covid year.  Please check back here for updates!

How does it work?

The Open Round

There will be an Open Round of performances on Friday, TBA at 7 p.m. Anyone who applies can perform in 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, TBA
  • An audience choice finalist will also be selected

The Finals

The Finals will take place on Saturday, TBA at 7 p.m.

  • 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


Contact Nigel.

Disclaimer: details and judges are subject to change.