Hoosier Star

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Date(s) - 09/07/2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

LaPorte Civic Auditorium


Are you ready for the PARTY of the Year!?

     The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra, proudly presents the 14 th annual HOOSIER STAR competition on Saturday, September 7, 2019; 7:00 PM, at the Civic Auditorium in La Porte. Ten finalists will be competing for the title of HOOSIER STAR after winning a preliminary round this past March. HOOSIER STAR is divided into two categories: YOUTH – 17 and under and ADULT – 18 and older.

The finalists are:
Jamileh Cornejo – La Porte, IN
Joseph Giuliani – La Porte, IN
Rebecca Lane – Portage, IN
Ella Moon – Crown Point, IN
Raul Palma – La Porte, IN

Laura Carns – Hebron, IN
Billy Cox – Hobart, IN
Clara Hooton – New Carlisle, IN
Tim Hester – Wheatfield, IN
Joseph Stewart – Michigan City, IN

     These 10 finalists will compete, in their division, for the title of 2019 Hoosier Star. The Adult winner receives $1,000. The Youth winner receives $500. Each finalist will sing a song of their choice with the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Alastair Willis. “I am thrilled to be back collaborating with the LCSO and fantastic state-wide talent for this year’s Hoosier Star!,” stated Maestro Willis.

The 2019 Hoosier Star competition is made possible with generous support from Horizon Bank, NIPSCO, La Porte Hospital and V. Michael and Cherri Drayton.

Get ready for the party of the year with food, drinks, friends, and the audience voting for the winners!

Hoosier STAR is Indiana’s Premier Vocal Competition where the audience votes to crown the next Youth and Adult Hoosier STAR!

Balcony seats are $15 for adults, $10 for ALL students with ID, and $5 for children 12 and under! On sale online at www.hoosierstar.com and at the following ticket locations:
Roxy Music Shop
La Porte Civic Auditorium
La Porte County Convention & Visitors Bureau

All proceeds benefit the LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra’s innovative programming and community outreach!