WOR To Narrow Field For 'Shining Star' Contest To 6 Saturday
May 30, 2007 at 12:58 PM (PT)
BUCKLEY Talk WOR-A/NEW YORK and a panel of entertainment industry pros will pick the final six contestants SATURDAY morning for "WOR'S SHINING STAR TALENT SEARCH," a talent contest for grades 7-12. Twenty-five semi-finalists are competing at MANHATTAN's MARRIOTT FINANCIAL CENTER 9a-noon SATURDAY in the contest; the event is not open to the public.
The panel includes SIRIUS' COUSIN BRUCE MORROW, WOR's own JOEY REYNOLDS, KAMEN ENTERTAINMENT GROUP's MARINA KAMEN, and former AMERICAN IDOL contestant ANTHONY FEDEROV. The grand prize is $2,500 and a recording session for themselves and $10,000 for their school.