Corpus Christi Idol Competitions Hold Tryouts this Weekend - KiiiTV.com South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

Corpus Christi Idol Competitions Hold Tryouts this Weekend

Posted: Updated:
CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Corpus Christi Idol auditions this weekend at La Palmera mall benefiting scholarships for the TAMUCC Theatre and Dance Department.

Corpus Christi Idol and Junior Idol competitions will be Feb. 21-22 at the TAMUCC Performing Arts Center with the top 20 finalists from each category. The Junior Idol, ages 12 years and younger, will be Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. and Corpus Christi Idol, ages 13 and older, will be Feb. 22 at 7 p.m.

Auditions will be at La Palmera mall this weekend, Feb. 14-16 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.

There is a $10 cash fee to audition. Tickets to the final performances cost $10 at the door. If you plan on auditioning, be prepared to sing a capella or provide the accompaniment of a musical instrument.

For more information on the competition, that is now in its 4th year, check the website www.tamucc.edu/theatre

 

  • Long Waits At Municipal Court Following Computer Upgrades

    Long Waits At Municipal Court Following Computer Upgrades

    Many of your neighbors had to practice patience Tuesday over at the Corpus Christi Municipal Courtroom.The Corpus Christi Police Department Headquarters was a busy place for much of the say. People waited in long lines trying to resolve or take care of their tickets."First they said that their computer was done, and their computer was working and it's still the same way, it's still slow," said Jimmie Jones who was frustrated with the wait times.We talked to the municipal court manager that sa...More >>
    Many of your neighbors had to practice patience Tuesday over at the Corpus Christi Municipal Courtroom.The Corpus Christi Police Department Headquarters was a busy place for much of the say. People waited in long lines trying to resolve or take care of their tickets."First they said that their computer was done, and their computer was working and it's still the same way, it's still slow," said Jimmie Jones who was frustrated with the wait times.We talked to the municipal court manager that sa...More >>
  • Voter ID Law Goes To Federal Court

    Voter ID Law Goes To Federal Court

    A legal challenge to a Texas law requiring photo ID to vote is taking place in federal court in Corpus Christi. Those opposing the law say it's a move to disenfranchise almost a million voters who aren't easily able to obtain such an identification.Tuesday morning the court heard from an elderly disabled father and his son on how difficult it's been for the older man to get a legal photo identification since his wife died and his Texas Driver's License expired in 2006. The man described how a...More >>
    A legal challenge to a Texas law requiring photo ID to vote is taking place in federal court in Corpus Christi. Those opposing the law say it's a move to disenfranchise almost a million voters who aren't easily able to obtain such an identification.Tuesday morning the court heard from an elderly disabled father and his son on how difficult it's been for the older man to get a legal photo identification since his wife died and his Texas Driver's License expired in 2006. The man described how a...More >>
  • Xadrian Martinez' Body Allowed To Return to Port Lavaca

    Xadrian Martinez' Body Allowed To Return to Port Lavaca

    A decision has been reached as to where a 6-year old little boy allegedly killed at the hands of his mother's boyfriend will be laid to rest. This, following a dispute between the mother's side of the family in Corpus Christi and his biological father's side of the family in Port Lavaca.The County Attorney in Nueces County released Xadrian Martinez' body to his biological dad, Ruben Saenz and his grandmother. A family spokesperson tells 3News the 6-year old will be buried in Port Lavaca, howe...More >>
    A decision has been reached as to where a 6-year old little boy allegedly killed at the hands of his mother's boyfriend will be laid to rest. This, following a dispute between the mother's side of the family in Corpus Christi and his biological father's side of the family in Port Lavaca.The County Attorney in Nueces County released Xadrian Martinez' body to his biological dad, Ruben Saenz and his grandmother. A family spokesperson tells 3News the 6-year old will be buried in Port Lavaca, howe...More >>