Mama’s Next Big Act will return to the theatre district nightspot Don’t Tell Mama beginning June 13 at 7:30 PM. The live performance competition, which mixes genres and styles, is set to run for ten weeks.
Voted by the audience and a panel of judges, the contest is open to solo, duo, and group acts in the following categories: music, drag, burlesque, and variety. Contestants must be over 18.
The contest will run through August 29 with the winner set to receive a $1,500 stipend towards a new show at Don’t Tell Mama to be presented in early 2018.
To submit your act, send a YouTube link, MP3, or link to performance clips, along with your name, name of act (if different), contact number, email and a few lines that best describe what you do to firstname.lastname@example.org. The submissions deadline is June 23. Contestants from last year's contest may resubmit this year.
Don't Tell Mama is located at 343 West 46th Street, Manhattan.