Opportunities Board

Open Call: Redbridge Talent and inIlford Platinum Jubilee Competition
inIlford

Opportunity closes: 23rd May 2022
Type: Competition
Based: South East
Salary: Undisclosed

Website: inilford.com
Instagram: @inilford

This year we are offering opportunities to showcase your talent by competing in the Redbridge Talent and inIlford Platinum Jubilee Auditions Competition. Contestants may take part in the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebration Event in Ilford Town Centre, to mark the Queen’s 70th year of service by performing on stage during the inIlford Platinum Jubilee Celebration Competition Event.

To take part in the Redbridge Talent and inIlford Platinum Jubilee Celebration Auditions Competition, applicants must first sign up for auditions. Applicants can opt to submit their auditions virtually or meet us for live auditions on the 25th and 26th May, with selected contestants opting in to compete for a place at the finals, to perform on stage to the community on Ilford High Road on the 4th June 2022.


General Information
Applicants are welcome to sign up to one or both talent auditions based on the categories presented by opting in via the relevant application form.


Redbridge Talent Auditions
Applications are not just limited to performers who are residents in Redbridge, but any surrounding area. Performers must be at least aged 14 years and up, with an easy-listening musical style suited to a wide audience, from classical to country, folk to pop and plenty in between. All acts need to be completely portable; your equipment must be battery powered and you must be able to perform in a stripped back, lo-fi fashion.


Redbridge Talent Academy Day
Selected music acts from solo, duo and trio audition acts will have the opportunity to be coached by professional performers on the 18th June.


inIlford Platinum Jubilee Auditions
Have you got a talent fit for our inIlford Platinum Jubilee stage? Then join our auditions and show us what you’ve got. Applications are open to performers who are resident in Redbridge, aged 5 years and up. This innovative experience lets families across Redbridge apply to enter a talent audition with multiple categories. This is the first step to get on stage to compete with the best of Redbridge.

If you have got what it takes to perform on stage, then apply now! If you can juggle, sing, perform amazing and entertaining acts, this is the place for you! There will be two dates available for live auditions on 25th and 26th May from 4 pm to 7 pm on each day. Remember, video submissions will also be accepted for auditions.


Prizes: inIlford Platinum Jubilee Celebration ONLY!

  • 1st place: £700 spend in Ilford
  • 2nd place: £300 spend in Ilford
  • 3rd place: £200 spend in Ilford
  • 4th to 10th place: £50 spend in Ilford


How To Apply

Important Information about Redbridge Talent!

Just before you hit the link to take you to the application form, please take a moment to read the details below:

  • Applications are open to solo, duo and trio acts.
  • For acts with more than one member, you will be contacted for details of all members only if you are successful. All members of the act must be 14 years old or above and will be required to supply details as given by the original applicant.
  • For acts under 18 years old, permission to apply will be sought from a parent/legal guardian
  • Redbridge is home to residents, businesses as well as visitors. It is really important that everyone enjoys the public space and welcoming atmosphere, so no drum kits please (cajons are permitted).
  • If selected, performers will be required to hold public liability insurance (PLI) before their first performance. You do not require PLI to apply.
  • Please read the Terms & Conditions here before completing the application form. You are required to check the box on the application form confirming you have read and agree to the Terms & Conditions.

Redbridge Talent Auditions featuring solo, duo and trio acts only.
APPLY HERE


Important Information about inIlford Auditions!

  • Just before you hit the link to take you to the application form, please take a moment to read the details below:
  • Applications are open to acrobats, dance, magicians, puppeteers, group with more than 3 singers, choirs, ballet, Bollywood, tap dance, comedians, DJs, MCs, dog, cat, ventriloquists and music acts
  • For acts with more than one member, you will be contacted for details of all members only if you are successful. All members of the act must be 5 years old or above and will be required to supply details as given by the original applicant
  • For acts under 18 years old, permission to apply will be sought from a parent/legal guardian
  • Please read the Terms & Conditions here before completing the application form. You are required to check the box on the application form confirming you have read and agree to the Terms & Conditions.

inIlford Platinum Jubilee Celebration Auditions featuring acrobats, dance, magicians, puppeteers, group with more than 3 singers, choirs, ballet, Bollywood, tap dance, comedians, DJs, MCs, dog, cat, ventriloquists and music acts.
APPLY HERE


Deadlines for both are 5pm 23rd May 2022!