Feb 3, 2011

Bannerman to Judge Stratford Star 2011

It's official - Michael Bannerman has agreed to be a judge again at this year's STRATFORD STAR 2011. This will be Michael's 3rd year judging the event that features some of the most amazing youth talent that Stratford has to offer.

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Posted by: droidsalad

Michael Bannerman was honored to be asked to return as a judge for this year's Stratford Star competition. This will be Michael's 3rd year judging the event and he describes it as one of the "highlights" to his year.

"I am contstantly amazed at the musical talent level of Stratford's youth. I swear that there is something in the water. We have some of the best musicians in the world coming out of this little city!"

Past contestants have included well known pop artist Justin Beiber along with a number of other youth that have gone on to have strong careers in both musical and theatrical performance.

This year's event features 14 finalists who will perform two Friday's in a row before being cut back to 6 finalists. The evening will also feature a special "addition" this year - BEATLEMANIA night where each contestant must perform at least one tune from the Beatles catalogue.

The performances will take place Feb 4/11/18 and 25th at the Kiwanis Centre peformance hall. For more details contact the YMCA.