Submissions Open for Unicity Emerging Artists Contest

Wed, Apr, 30 2008

Middletown’s Premier Centre for the Arts and Realize Records will be sponsoring a series of contests that will take place at various times monthly at Premier Centre for the Arts beginning in May.  The contests winners will receive cash prizes, a slot at the Unicity Performing Arts Festival and secure their position in the semi-finals & finals. The overall winners will receive cash prizes, a demo recording session, consultation sessions with Realize Records representatives and the winner’s demo will be submitted to the record label for signing consideration. Only fifteen slots are available on a first come first serve basis.

Thecontest series will begin at 7PM with the first contest slated for May 24thand May 25th.  The contest is open to all types of acts solo or up to full band.  Singers should bring a cd to sing along with. Saturday shows are eighteen years old and over while Sundays are eighteen years old and under.  A backline will be provided for bands.  The preliminaries will be judged by audience members through ballots.  The semi finals and finals will be judged by industry representatives. To register or buy tickets please visit

All shows are all ages. Premier Centre for the Arts in located at 27 Anderson Street Middletown, DE 19709.     

The Unicity Performing Arts Festival will be the first of its kind in the area and feature some of the countries finest musical ensembles, bands,dance troupes and performance artists from all over the country. The festival is a collage of all types of performing artists from classical musicians to punk rock bands, featuring ballet dancers to street hip hop artists. Poets, actors,comedians, everything and anything goes. The event is a 12 hour fusion of nonstop performing artists, unbelievable food and drinks all leading up to two shows featuring top national acts.