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    Time to Shine 2018

    Join the team

    Auditions are now open for the Catholic schools secondary gala - Time to Shine 2018.

    This is the third Time to Shine following two successful shows at the Regent Theatre in 2016 and the Palais Theatre in 2014.

    Time to Shine will be performed on 28 July 2018. Rehearsals will start later this year.

    Singers, dancers, musicians, choirs and interesting acts are invited to participate in this spectacular event. Any student enrolled in a Catholic secondary school in the Archdiocese of Melbourne in 2017 is eligible to audition. Grade 6 students who will be attending a Catholic secondary school in 2018 are also invited to participate.

    Audition process

    Singers, musicians, choirs and interesting acts are asked to upload a recording via ceomgala.vic.catholic.edu.au/gala as soon as possible. The last day for uploading a performance is COB Friday 28 July 2017

     

    Singers and choirs   

    STEP 1 –  PERSONAL DETAILS FORM 

    Please provide your school and personal details on the Time to Shine 2018 form at ceomgala.vic.catholic.edu.au/gala 

    Step 2  - Audition File 

    Read the Upload requirements below then upload your audition file to Dropbox making sure your name is included with the file name: Time to Shine 2018 Dropbox account, 

    Upload requirements: 

    • file size is limited to 85MB, so a lower resolution for videos such as 640 x 480 is ideal
    • content is to comply with the Catholic ethos
    • use a karaoke or backing track, do not sing along to a commercial recording with the original artist in the background
    • recordings should be no longer than three (3) minutes
    • upload a maximum of three (3) audition videos or audio recordings
    • supported file types include AVI, MKV, ASF, WMV, MP4, MOV for video, and MP3, WMA, AAC and WAV for audio
    • PLEASE try to keep the file sizes as small as possible (shrink the video if you can) to ensure a successful upload.
     
    If you are having trouble uploading your audition file:     
    • Be patient. Uploading your file could take up to 10 minutes or more. PLEASE do not exit the page until the file finishes uploading.
    • If problems persist, please contact Bronwyn Egan began@cem.edu.au or the CEM ICT Helpdesk ictsupport@cem.edu.au. You can contact the ICT Helpdesk during business hours – Monday to Friday, 9 am – 5 pm. 
     

    Musicians 

    STEP 1 –  Personal details form 

    Musicians please upload an audition recording as soon as possible. The last day for uploading an audition is COB Friday 30 June 2017. Provide your school and personal details on the Time to Shine 2018 form at ceomgala.vic.catholic.edu.au/gala. 

    STEP 2  – Audition File 

    Read the Upload requirements above then upload your audition file to Dropbox making sure your name is included with the file name: Time to Shine 2018 Dropbox account, 

    • All musicians wishing to be considered for the orchestra must be able to sight read music to a high standard.
    • Musicians invited to a live audition will be sent two (2) pieces of music that they will be required to read and play at their live audition.

    Successful performers will be invited to a further live audition. 

    Dancers 

    Dance auditions for Time to Shine will be held on the dates and venues listed below. Dancers do not need to upload a performance video, just choose a date and time from the list below and email Ms Bronwyn Egan began@cem.edu.au, stating your name, school year level and preferred audition time and date.

    Times available on each audition date:

    11.00am - 12.00pm noon and 2.30pm - 3.30pm. 

    Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your audition time.

    Audition dates and venues:

    Sunday 18 June 2017
    Aquinas College
    46 Great Ryrie Street
    Ringwood                                                                    
    Sunday 25 June 2017
    Sacred Heart Girls' College
    113 Warrigal Road
    Hughesdale
       
    Sunday 23 July 2017
    Thomas Carr College
    35 Thomas Carr Drive
    Tarneit
    Sunday 30 July 2017
    Our Lady of Sion College
    1065 Whitehorse Road
    Box Hill
       
    Sunday 6 August 2017
    St Columba's College
    2 Leslie Road
    Essendon
    Sunday 13 August 2017
    St Monica's College (Dalton Road Campus)
    400 Dalton Road
    Epping


    Download a copy of the 2018 Time to Shine audition poster.
    2018 TTS audition poster