The youDiscover series is now entering the fourth week of competition, and we’re seeing some amazing talent out at Oakes Garden Theatre each Wednesday and Friday!
Audience members get to be a part of the action in picking the next big superstars by watching the bands and comics performing and then casting their votes via text message or online at youDiscover.ca. The shows start at 8 p.m. and each night ends with a fireworks display over Niagara Falls at 10 p.m.
Wednesday, August 4 Line up:
Comedians Punch Drysdale and Alex Dewitt, both from Toronto, Ontario, will face off against each other, while local band The Waxbills of Niagara Falls, Ontario will challenge Hayley Stark of Toronto, Ontario.
Friday, August 6 Line up:
Comedian Rene Armando Payes will compete for the most laughs against Dylan Gott, while Drive Faster will square off against Running Red Lights. All four acts for the Friday show are from Toronto, Ontario.
WHERE: Oakes Garden Theatre (at the foot of Clifton Hill) Niagara Falls, ON
WHEN: Wednesday, August 4 and Friday, August 6, 2010
8 – 10 p.m. – Competition Series
10 p.m. – Fireworks over Niagara Falls
THE PRIZE: The top five music and comic acts will compete in the Grand Finale where a panel of celebrity judges will select the Grand Prize winners. The last band remaining earns a chance to win a recording contract from Orange Lounge Recordings, receive a band makeover and will become the opening act on the nationally broadcast New Year’s Eve show in Niagara Falls. The comedy champion also earns the chance to perform at the nationally broadcast New Year’s Eve Show.
Admission to the live shows is FREE and donations are encouraged to support the talent.