Stars of Tomorrow semifinalists take the stage at The Buckhead Theatre on Jan. 13.
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Friday, January 11
Kirstyn Burkhalter, of Snellville, is one of the Top 20 semifinalists for the Stars of Tomorrow singing contest that begins on Sunday. This fall, Variety of Georgia announced its second annual talent statewide competition, Stars of Tomorrow, and the Snellville hopeful is one of six from the Gwinnett area with stars in her eyes. Eligible hopefuls from Georgia submitted videos of their best vocal performance and Burkhalter was one of those who made the final cut. Stars of Tomorrow hosts the semi-final competition at The Buckhead Theatre on January 13th. This showcase of talent allows judges to pick the top 10 finalists to perform at the final competition at the Fox Theatre on March 17, 2013. The top 20 semifinalists from around the state …
Kirstyn Burkhalter is a among the top 10 performers in 'Stars of Tomorrow.' She moves on to the final competition March 11 at the Fox Theatre.
Friday, February 10, 2012
Two teenage singers from Gwinnett County will be competing in the finals of the inaugural “Stars of Tomorrow” competition Sunday, March 11. The 10 finalists include Kirstyn Burkhalter, 15, of Snellville and Jenna Bass, 17, of Lilburn. Other finalists are Lydia Flock, 15, of Atlanta; Nariah Francis, 17, of Atlanta; Lauren Hill, 13, of Flowery Branch; Lindsey Marcus, 15, of Dunwoody; Daniel Mata, 15, of Marietta; Krysta Nick, 14, of Peachtree City; Destini Shelton, 16, of Douglasville; and Marguerite Yearns, 13, of Sandy Springs. Tickets for just $15 are still available but going fast for the final competition in the Egyptian Ballroom of the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit Variety of Georgia. The winner will earn a…