Beyond Emancipation is hosting a “Beyond Idol” foster youth talent competition Saturday, Sept. 22 for ages 16 to 24 with auditions at Laney College.
Participants must be a current or former Alameda county foster youth who will perform on “emancipation themes” in one of four categories, hip hop, spoken word, vocalist and instrumentalist.
Finalists will go on to compete Tuesday, Oct. 9 at the New Parrish in Oakland.
Registration is free, and winners will be awarded cash and professional prize packages to help further their careers in entertainment. For information visit www.beyondidol.com, call (510) 387-3051 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.