In line with the Tourism Week celebration from September 20-26, 2010, the City Tourism and Cultural Affairs Office invites local singing talents to audition in the Search for the Singing Ambassador of Northern Mindanao on Sunday, September 19, 2010, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the City Tourism Hall.
City Tourism Officer Imma Rae D. Gatuslao said the city is looking for school-based young male and female singers, ages 18 to 21 years old, who can help promote our Philippine culture and arts through singing, and gain the prestige of being Cagayan de Oro City’s representative as Singing Ambassador for Northern Mindanao.
Contestants are expected to compete in male and female categories based on the following criteria: Voice Quality (diction/enunciation, voice distinction and tonal quality) 40%; Stage Performance (performance level, showmanship, timing, projection, confidence) 30%; Star Quality (total personality packaging, style, bearing, appropriateness of attire) 20%; and Audience Impact (ability to capture audience attention) 10%.
The proclaimed winner shall enjoy opportunities to travel and perform in cultural and tourism-related activities as singing ambassador.
The final competition will be held on September 24, 2010, at the Atrium, SM City Cagayan de Oro.
All interested contestants may call Ophelia Fuertes at 857-3164 for inquiries.