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CARTERSVILLE, GA-JANUARY 11, 2016: Auditions for the 23rd annual Every Child’s a Star will take place this Saturday, January 16, 2016 from 10:00am- 5:00pm in the Family Life Center of Sam Jones Memorial United Methodist Church, 100 W. Church Street, Cartersville, Georgia.

Auditions are open to anyone in kindergarten, primary, elementary, middle or high school. Those auditioning are not required to be a resident of Bartow County. Participants need to bring a pre-recorded accompaniment (CD preferred) and be prepared to perform a three minute act of dance, drama, music (vocal or instrumental) or gymnastics.  Music and performance must be age appropriate, G-rated.

Those wanting to audition may submit a video of their talent but the Every Child’s a Star (ECAS) producer, Bill Brown, must be notified in advance of the January 16, 2016 audition date.

A panel of three judges will select the contestants to perform at the final competition of Every Child’s a Star to take place on March 5, 2016 at Cass High School Performing Arts Center. Participants are responsible for their own costumes and props, required to attend all rehearsals, and to sell tickets to the ECAS performance on March 5, 2016.

This year marks the 23rd year of Every Child’s a Star, a wonderful, fun event packed full of talent benefitting Advocates for Children.

Many individuals have given countless hours, days and months of time to make Every Child’s a Star the long running successful tradition it has become.


For more information about Advocates for Children or Every Child’s a Star go to or contact Bill Brown,, 678.570.8699 or Advocates for Children,, 770.387.1143.

Advocates for Children is a non-profit organization operating eight programs dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse serving over 3,000 children and families each year.