2016 Audition Info

The application deadline has passed for the 2016 series!


The application deadline has passed for the upcoming season of the Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights series. Electronic and live audition information for the 2017 series will be posted in January 2017.

LIVE AUDITIONS: Live auditions will be held in March 2017 from 5-8pm at Chelsea First United Methodist Church, 128 Park Street, Chelsea, Michigan. *You MUST pre-register for an audition time*.  Applications and dates will be available on-line in January 2017.

Each group will have five minutes to perform for a panel of judges, plus 5 minutes to set up and 5 minutes tear down surrounding their audition time. Plan to bring all necessary equipment. Live audition time slots will be confirmed a week prior via email.

There are approximately 100 paying spots available on the schedule. Selected performers will be contacted in early to mid-April to schedule performance dates during the Sounds and Sights season based upon availability.


For information, please email our Festival Coordinator at info@chelseafestivals.com.