All-State Show Choir
July 7 – 10, 2019 

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2019 All State Show Choir Information

We want to encourage all show choir directors to consider auditioning students for the 2019 All State Show Choir. This year’s vocal clinician is Scott Thorne from Homewood, Alabama where he directors three competitive show choirs at Homewood High School. His groups, The Network, Legacy, and The Associate are known throughout the south for their innovative programs. Our choreographer this summer is Mike Weaver who choreographs throughout the country, is the author of Sweat, Tears, and Jazz Hands: The Official History of Show Choir from Vaudeville to Glee, and the is the current National ACDA Contemporary and Commercial R&R Chair.

Audition Timeline:

  • January 24-February 20, 2019 – Nomination Form available for directors via
    • Directors can nominate up to 10 student performers per school – 5 Males/5 Females. Students must be in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 school year.
    • Directors can also nominate up to two senior show choir band musicians who want to be a part of the All State Show Choir Band.
  • February 20, 2019 – Audition materials available
    • Audition Materials will be emailed to directors, including video links for choreography and instructions for the vocal audition.
  • March 15, 2019 – 9 pm CST – Audition Submission Deadline
  • April 1, 2019 – Accepted list will be released
  • July 7-9, 2019 – All State Show Choir at Doane University
  • July 9, 2019 – All State Show Choir Band joins the singer/dancers.
    • Performance on July 9, 2019