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    United Teens Talent

    United Teens Talent (UTT), a program of the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo, will be holding open auditions for the 2015 summer program. Youth aged 13-19 and who live in Kalamazoo County are eligible to participate in United Teens Talent. Acts may include bands, singers, dancers, spoken word, musicians and comedians and may be individual or group acts.

    Click here to view the 2015 UTT open audition schedule!

    Each student selected for the program receives professional coaching from some of Kalamazoo’s most recognized performing arts professionals - Ben Zylman, Marie Kerstetter and Kathryn Williams. Students compete for $1,500 in cash prizes in a talent show featuring the varied performance disciplines that closes out the program on Saturday, August 9th at the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre. In addition to their own act, the students participate in group numbers that open and close the show.

    Click here to download the 2015 UTT Audition Forms!


    2014 United Teens Talent Cast

    Lydia Achenbach
    Evie Bartley
    Breanna Bizzell
    Kylie Brown
    Tristen Buchino
    Angel Budden
    Mia Collins
    Madison Doonan
    Leah Dunham
    Sidney Ellis
    Bailey Ford
    Allie Garland
    Abby Guimond
    Maddy Guimond

    X'Aviare Hamilton
    Chris Havlock
    Jalen Holland
    Jencien Honeycutt
    Cory Jankowiak
    Natalie Lawrence
    Till Longjohn
    Anna Lynch
    David Mapes
    Annie Marshall
    Grace Metheany
    Joey Michael
    Addie Mielke
    Jean-Luc Mondoux

    Sydney Nephew
    Trinity Posey
    Kailey Powers
    Taylor Pratt
    Sam Ratcliff
    Molly Ratliff
    Hayden Smith
    Amethyst Stewart
    Sandra Tamayo
    Hailey Timmerman
    Taylor Timmerman
    Duncan Wallis
    Shelby Wilks


    2013 United Teens Talent Winners 

    2013 UTT Winners Our 2013 Winners (left to right): Taylor Timmerman, Tomas “Kaisai” Cowley, Jamilla McKenzie, Tynisha Page, Tyshelle Page, Alissa Bahr (seated)








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    United Teens Talent is a program of the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo. Funding for United Teens Talent is provided by the Irving S. Gilmore Foundation.

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