bands compete for Talent Showcase contest crown
and coming musical acts gathered at Burnham-On-Sea's Princess Theatre
on Saturday night (June 10th) to compete before a panel of judges
at the third annual Talent Showcase competition.
an evening of diverse and talented performances, local band Drop
The Mic, pictured above, were awarded the grand prize of
a professional photo shoot and sets at local festivals.
had a great night," organiser Lewis Coleman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
"We were so impressed with all the acts.
thanks go to our judges - pictured right - who were Joanne
Schofield from Jelli Records, Oliver Hulme from Farmfest and Sally
Edwards from BOSfest."
Rebecca Strickland added: "The audience really enjoyed it.
There was a really great atmosphere throughout the night. And it
all helped to raise money for Somewhere House Somerset."
charity, based in Burnham-On-Sea, helps people to access counselling.
They also work with local schools to help people better understand
issues around mental health and addiction.
also couldn't have done the evening without the support of The Princess
volunteers," Lewis said.
Fox were among the up-and-coming groups from across the Burnham-On-Sea
area taking part in Saturday's contest.
and The Revolution also impressed the judges with their act during
the talent competition, which has been running in Burnham-On-Sea
for three years.
Entertainment also competed in Saturday's contest at The Princess
Theatre in Burnham-On-Sea.
acts waited on stage nervously at the end to hear who had won. Burnham-On-Sea
band Drop The Mic were crowned the winners.