May 9, 2012
On May 3, students and staff members at Salem Avenue Elementary School participated in the “Salem Stars of Tomorrow” talent show. Teacher Chris Grove was entertaining as the master of ceremonies. The show consisted of 30 acts, including singing, gymnastics, karate, dancing, Zumba, rap, poetry, basketball skills, and instrumentals on keyboard, clarinet and violin. Two performances were held during the day for the students and another at 6 p.m. for parents and family members.
January 9, 2012
The Apollo Civic Theatre will hold auditions for the annual Talent Show from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, at the theater, 128 E. Main St., Martinsburg. This year's talent show will take place at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, at the theater. For more information, call 304-263-6766 or go to Apollo-Theatre.org .
April 13, 2012
St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 18313 Lappans Road, is hosting a spaghetti dinner and talent show Sunday, April 15. The dinner begins at 4:30 p.m., followed at 6 p.m. with a talent show by St. Mark's members. Costs $6; $3.50 for ages 6 to 12 and free for children younger than 6. Proceeds benefit the youth summer mission trip. For more information, call the Rev. Anne Weatherholt at 301-582-0417.
January 13, 2012
The Apollo Civic Theatre will hold auditions for the annual Talent Show from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, at the theater, 128 E. Main St., Martinsburg. This year's talent show will take place at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, at the theater. For more information, call 304-263-6766 or go to Apollo-Theatre.org .
April 10, 2011
A total of 353 tickets were sold to the “Waynesboro’s Got Talent” talent show and about $1,500 was raised Saturday for the nonprofit Communities That Care, according to organizer K. Marilyn Smith. Twenty acts performed at the event, which featured Jeb Keller of Waynesboro as the master of ceremonies, and judges Caroline Dean, Gerald Kowallis and Jennifer Vanderau. Results: Elementary school First place — Maggie Dennis Second place — Leah Morgan Third place — Andy Barkdoll Middle school First place — Erica Orndorff Second place — Courtney Sprading Third place — Trista Taylor High school First place — James Barciz Second place — Ben Dennis Third place — Taylor Davis
April 3, 2011
Twenty acts will take the stage Saturday for the second annual Waynesboro’s Got Talent show benefiting nonprofit organization Communities That Care. “Last year we sold 200 tickets. We’re hoping for that or better,” said K. Marilyn Smith, of Communities That Care. The talent show is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in the Waynesboro Area Senior High School auditorium. Tickets, which are $5 each, can be purchased at the door or in advance at the Greater Waynesboro Chamber of Commerce office.
March 3, 2013
Waynesboro Communities That Care will hold auditions for the upcoming Waynesboro: You Have Talent show at 6 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday in Harbaugh Hall, Trinity United Church of Christ. Audition times will be on a first-come basis and will be for students in the Waynesboro Area School District only. Each audition will be three to five minutes, and judges may stop the performances in the middle. A CD player will be available for use, but no accompanist will be available. Each applicant must provide his or her own music.
March 23, 2009
During Catholic Schools Week, the St. Mary Catholic School Student Council sponsored a talent show. Students from grades four through eight were invited to participate. Thirty students showed their talents through various methods from skits to lyrical dance. The faculty gave a surprise line dance to "The Chipmunks. "
October 2, 2006
KEEDYSVILLE - More than 30 years after serving in Nigeria, one former missionary still tears up when he talks about the people he met. For retired pastor Roger Burtner of Keedysville, who took part Sunday in a benefit to ease world hunger, poverty is personal. At a talent show to raise money for CROP Walk, Burtner struggled to speak without choking up as he read poems. Afterward, he spoke of the disparity he had seen as a missionary. "And, I had seen so many, many people walk for food, for water, to escape the enemy.
August 14, 2006
HAGERSTOWN - Justin Kalk, 22, Steve Britton, 21, and Luke Buhrman, 23, make their living playing live shows around Maryland as The Blue Sky Traffic. Now, the band has its chance to make it big on NBC's Internet talent show StarTomorrow. Beginning today, the trio is featured in video/audio clips on the show's Web site, www.startomorrow.com . During the first round of voting, competition will be narrowed from 100 bands to 50, said Jeff Britton, the band's manager and Steve Britton's father.