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Diamond in the Rough Talent Competition Show

Friday, Apr 5, 2019 at 7:00pm

Landis Theater
830 East Landis Avenue
Vineland, NJ 08360

The panel of judges for the show, representing a wide range of experience in the arts, will consist of:

Dawson Coyle—singing sensation of the national television program “The Voice”

Kathi Testa Epifanio—noted singer, music teacher, and vocal coach

Frank Guaracini, Jr.—entrepreneur, commercial real estate developer, and arts patron

Rucsandra Maniaci (“Miss Sandra”)—owner of The Arts of the Dance Centre, in Vineland

“I am really exciting by the lineup of judges we have for the show,” said Main Street Vineland Executive Director Russell Swanson. They have tremendous amount of experience in various aspects of the arts and will add tremendously to the evening, by their contributions and input.”

Auditions for the competition, will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, March 20 and 21, at the Landis Theater. Rehearsals will take place there on April 2 and 4, from 6 to 9 p.m.

Tickets for the show will be $15 for adults and $10 for students and senior citizens, and can be purchased by going online to Main Street Vineland’s website, Sponsorship opportunities are also available.

The competition is open to all ages and those wishing to audition should go to, or Main Street Vineland’s Facebook page for rules and registration information. Pre-registration for auditions is strongly recommended, but walk-ins are welcome. Prizes will be given to competition winners.

For more information on all Main Street Vineland programs and events, call the Main Street Vineland office at 856-794-8653, visit the organization’s website at, or its Facebook page.

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