[www.inewsguyana.com] – E-Networks is launching a new reality television series “Emerging Voices” in an effort to unearth good voices, fresh talent and energetic young performers who will give a boost to Guyana’s budding music industry.
The contest will focus on Hindi and Bollywood Music with an English edition to follow later on in the year. The Company will be conducting a search for talented singers between the ages of 16 and 40 years to participate in the auditions for a spot as a contestant in series.
Twenty persons will be selected from the auditions to participate in the series which is expected to run over several months. If selected, entrants will be trained and will compete with other talented singers for the opportunity to become the E-NETWORKS Emerging Voice of 2014.
There is over $1 million in prizes to be won. In addition to the overall winner, prizes will be awarded to the best performers on each show. The winner and other outstanding participants will have the opportunity to perform at prestigious events and enter into various promotional and creative agreements and appearances.
Bollywood playback singer Jeffrey Iqbal and Guyanese born outstanding singer Purnash Durgaparsad will mentor the singing talents throughout the season. Both of these exceptional artistes were finalists in ZEETV’s USA Saregamapa series with Jeffrey going onto to be part of the Indian Round.
A studio has been specially designed and constructed for the filming of the series and members of the public will have the opportunity to be part of the studio audience.
Auditions to be part of the show commence on March 4, 2014 and the schedule is as follows:
March 4th – Embassy Club, Kitty – main ballroom/ conference room at 5:30pm
March 5th – E-Networks Office -West Coast Demerara at 5:30pm
March 6th – Shieldstown,West Berbice at 5:30pm
March 9th – Upper Corentyne at 2pm
March 9th – E-Networks Office, Port Mourant, Corentyne at 5:00 pm
March 9th – Essequibo at 2pm
For more information or to register for auditions, persons can call 623-1143