Bloomington Playwrights Project & Cardinal Stage Company Announce Call For Talent Show Submissions

(BLOOMINGTON) – Bloomington Playwrights Project Producing Artistic Director, Chad  BRabiloonovitz, is proud to announce the first-ever Holiday Family Talent Show in partnership with  Cardinal Stage Company. Bloomington’s best and brightest are out for an evening unlike any other, as they’re given the spotlight to showcase their hidden skills and shocking tricks in this virtual talent show – where YOU will be voting LIVE for the night’s big winner!  

Whether you’re a singer, dancer, magician, juggler, or have some other wild talent, you are in luck. The Holiday Family Talent Show is looking for video submissions (2 minutes or less) by  November 6th for the opportunity to win $1,000. Your friends and family will have the chance to vote for you online between November 9th-13th. 

If you make it into the final 12, you’ll be invited into a studio between November 14th and 21st to  film a SECOND performance to be broadcast in our LIVE show on December 10th at  7:30. Audiences who tune in will vote live and a winner will be revealed and awarded the grand  prize – $1,000! 

Do you think you have what it takes? Join in the show and submit your best act to see if YOU  could be the Southern Indiana’s next big star. 

Those wishing to enter must be registered prior to submission. Registration can be submitted at with submissions due November 6th.  

The December 10th broadcast will take place at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $40/household which  includes a mystery box delivered to your door which will enhance your live show experience.  Tickets are available at or by calling 812-323-3020.  

All proceeds from the event benefit Bloomington Playwrights Project & Cardinal Stage  Company. 


About Bloomington Playwrights Project :

Founded in 1979, BPP is the only professional theatre in the entire state of Indiana focused  solely on new plays. BPP is a non-profit. What you see at BPP, you can’t see anywhere else in  the world. Over the last 40+ years, BPP has developed and produced more than 500 new plays and musicals, many of which have gone on to reach significant success. A typical BPP season  includes five mainstage shows and three special events all taking place in the beautifully  renovated Ted Jones Playhouse. The Ted Jones Playhouse is an 86-seat performing arts 

theater purchased by the BPP in 2016. In addition to artistic excellence, BPP is synonymous  with arts education, having the longest running theatre training program in the area. 

About Cardinal Stage Company :

Cardinal Stage was established in 2006 by Founder and former Artistic Director Randy White  and a dedicated board of directors. From the beginning, the goal has been to develop Cardinal  Stage into a professional regional theatre company. 

As a regional theatre, Cardinal Stage programs a range of material to compliment the diverse interests of Bloomington, Indiana, and the surrounding region. Cardinal Stage shows are critically praised and popular with audiences throughout South-Central Indiana. Over the years,  Cardinal Stage has grown into the largest arts organization in Bloomington, creating opportunities for dozens of actors, designers, and technical crew members each season.