Jamaica Gleaner / Friday, December 1, 2017 has been slated as the deadline for entries for the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission’s (JCDC) National Festival of the Performing Arts, Jamaica Gospel Song and Jamaica Children’s Gospel Song Competitions.
“Each year we receive hundreds of entries for these competitions from across the island, and with the deadline for the 2018 competitions fast approaching, we can’t wait to see the talent that will be unearthed from this upcoming crop of participants.” said director of marketing and public relations at the JCDC, Stephen Davidson.
“The competitions are open to individuals, schools, community groups, youth clubs, social clubs, performing arts clubs and church groups. In addition to the invaluable experience and talent development that these competitions offer, all competitors have the opportunity to win cash prizes and awards.” Davidson said.
Davidson also noted that while December 1 is the preliminary deadline for entries for these competitions, on-spot entries will also be accepted at the competitions’ upcoming auditions.
Persons who wish to enter any of the JCDC competitions can access entry forms, rules and competition guidelines from the JCDC website, www.jcdc.gov.jm , its head office at 3-5 Phoenix Avenue, Kingston 10, or any parish office across the island.
Entry forms for all JCDC competitions should be submitted to the JCDC Head Office, or any of the parish offices island-wide.