Applications Now Open for The Music Center’s Spotlight Program
Southern California high school students interested in the performing arts can now apply to be a part of The Music Center’s Spotlight, a free annual arts education and scholarship program. A TMC Arts program, Spotlight offers arts training, experience and workforce development skills taught by professional artists and arts administrators, and awards more than $100,000 in scholarships.
All students who apply to Spotlight receive written feedback from a distinguished panel of judges and a certificate of achievement. In addition, they have an opportunity to receive valuable audition experience and knowledge in their performance disciplines through master classes and performance. Students will also experience a supportive environment in which to develop important life skills, including building self‐esteem, preparation and perseverance. The deadline for submission is October 14, 2019. Total number of applicants is limited to 400 per category.
High school students of all skill levels are encouraged to apply for free. Spotlight is part of The Music Center’s commitment to helping all students gain outstanding arts learning experience in their schools and in the community. The program is designed to help students explore their professional goals and increase their confidence. Spotlight alumni are performing with the world’s best dance companies, top orchestras and leading jazz clubs; singing in the leading opera houses; and starring on Broadway. They are also major executives working behind‐the‐scenes in arts schools, institutions and businesses.
For more information, including details on how to apply in each category, visit http://musiccenter.org/spotlight
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