SAVE THE DATE

OCTOBER 6, 2017
(Friday night)

12TH ANNUAL
"GOSPEL SHOWCASE &
TALENT SHOW 2017"
The Civic Center
(Durham Armory)
(220 Foster St., Durham, NC)
7:30pm - 10:30pm
(Doors open at 7pm)
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DOWNLOAD INFORMATION TODAY!!
2017 Sponsorship letter

2017 Vendor form

Talent Contestant form

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE

THE 10TH ANNUAL " GOSPEL SHOWCASE
&
TALENT SHOW 2015"


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2015 FEATURED ARTISTS


Cashyra Toney
Durham, NC
(Gospel Recording Artist)
 

The McNeils
Durham, NC
(Singers)


Monica Daye
Durham, NC
(Spoken Word Artist)

 

Tha Way Out
Durham, NC
(Singers - Last Year's Winners of the Talent Contest)

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 ** Congratulations to the 2015 Winners **

1st Place: Nyja Shine (Florida) - song

2nd Place: Tristen Roundtree (Durham, NC) - song

3rd Place: Tionjay McLaurin (Fayetteville, NC) - song

 

2015 TALENT CONTESTANTS

 

Nyja Shine, song
Brandon, FL

 

Tristen Roundtree, song
Durham, NC

 

Ernestine Mbata, poetry
Raleigh, NC

 

Tionjay McLaurin, song
Fayetteville, NC

 

Wanda Holloway, song
Fuquay-Varina, NC

 

 King David, rap
Mogile, ALMinister

 

Angela Smith Kent, song
Raleigh, NC

 

 Christoff Hairston, song
Greensboro, NC

 

Minister O.G., rap
Port Royal, VA

 

 

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MEET THE 2015 EMCEE

 

Mike Anderson
Durham, NC
(Director, Author, Poet & Speaker)

www.PolishedSouls.com

 

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MEET THE 2015 JUDGES:

 

Shelia Council Wilson
Raleigh, NC
(Former Radio Host Announcer, Event planner/Host, etc.)

Swilson@curtismedia.com

 

 Kenneth Hinton
Durham, NC
(Radio Host, Playwright Director, Educator, etc.)

http://www.live365.com/stations/kehinton8182

  

Michael Reese
Raleigh, NC
(Radio Host, Speaker, Business Owner, etc.)

www.MichaelReeseMinistries.com

 

Dr. Sandy Mitchell
Florida
(Radio Host, Speaker, Business Owner, etc.)

www.DrButterflyMedia.com

 

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THANK YOU TO:

 

All of our Guests, Family & Friends

2015 Sponsors, Vendors & Donors

Gospel Talent Show Judges

Featured Artists & Contestants

Musicians (Larron, etc)

Reggie Caldwell - Audio Consultant

John Riddick - Video & Photography

Mike Anderson - Promotions/Trophies

Words of Essence - Programs & Tickets/ Emcee

 DeMarcus Williams - Flyers

Bellazae Hair Salon - My Hair Stylist

Mr. & Mrs. Nivens - 2nd & 3rd Place Cash Prizes

Larry & Wanda Lee - supportive parents

Mike Anderson - Emcee

Durham Armory

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*** Words of Essence was able to donate $200 to the Samaritan Inn
(Women's Shelter) from this year's Gospel Showcase & Talent Show.

This will help to provide over 90 meals to the ladies and their beautiful children ***

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We will look forward to Seeing you again on September 30, 2016!!!