Contestants Announced For Chautauqua’s Got Talent

Auditions for the fourth annual Chautauqua’s Got Talent competition, presented by Big Time Productions and The Post-Journal, have concluded.

The first round of this year’s competition is scheduled for Feb. 18, at the Spire Theater, 317 E. Third St. Tickets to each night are $6 pre-sale or $8 at the door, and a pass for all five nights is available for $25. The tickets can be purchased at The Labyrinth Press Co., 12 E. Fourth St, Jamestown.

For more information, call 450-7357, visit spiretheater.org or search for “Chautauqua’s Got Talent” on Facebook. A $500 cash prize, website and promotional kit are provided by Tim Hortons, LSS, Secret Garden Flower Shop and Odyssey Events. This fourth annual event will have a lighting show provided by Prime Time DJ.

The following acts will compete in this year’s competition:

Marisa Anne Skinner, 11, a pop singer from Bemus Point;

Samantha Marie Elleman, 12, a contemporary singer from Jamestown;

Maia Davis, 11, a pop singer from Jamestown;

SYMBA, an acoustic and vocal duo of 16-year-olds Hayley Restivo and Ryan Hawkins from Jamestown;

Cathy Covarrubias, 24, a theatrical vocalist from Jamestown;

Corey Osborne, 22, a theatrical vocalist from Jamestown;

Leanna Harp, 17, a hula hoop dancer from Mayville;

Stephanie Bensen, 15, a singer-songwriter and guitar player from Jamestown;

Corinne Edwards, 15, a contemporary singer from Jamestown;

Halle Weston, 15, a pop singer from Bemus Point;

Victoria McThian and Sean Gardner, a vocal duo from Jamestown;

Leisha Kolstee, 18, a singer-songwriter and guitar player from Jamestown;

Michael Earle, 16, a singer and pianist from Jamestown;

Donovan Gomez, 8, a pop vocalist from Jamestown;

Imani and Erin of Angels with Voices vocal duo, ages 13 and 12, from Jamestown;

David Hanley, 34, rock vocalist and guitarist, comedian, and artist from Jamestown;

Austin Anderson, 13, a vocalist from Jamestown;

Anna Paterniti, 13, a ballet dancer from Jamestown;

Leah Comstock, 16, a dancer from Jamestown;

Ashley Paulus, 17, a pianist/vocalist of Dewittville;

Taylor Latour, 16, a vocalist of Lakewood;

Lindsey Hinger, 24, a specialty dancer of Warren;

Teal Weatherly, 30, a contemporary cross-over vocalist of Jamestown;

Victoria Campbell, 22, a singer from Little Valley.