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The Stadium Theatre presents… New England’s Got Talent - Hosted by Meaghan Mooney from The Rhode Show on WPRI Channel 12!
The Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre presents “New England’s Got Talent” A talent show in Rhode Island featuring the diverse talent of New England!
Don't miss this amazing display of talent from all over the region!
Come and enjoy the region’s best up-and-coming entertainers who will square off in this dynamic, intense and diverse competition! With thousands of dollars in prizes! The most talented performer will also win the opportunity to be the shining star on the Stadium's stage in this year's popular Stadium Theatre Christmas Spectacular.
Hosted by The Rhode Show's Meaghan Mooney
Meaghan is a Providence-based TV personality, entertainment journalist, and style specialist who co-hosts The Rhode Show, on WPRI-12, a CBS-affiliated TV station. Prior to this role, Meaghan spent the past seven years in New York City, working as a men/women's stylist and brand expert for companies such as Allure, Brides, Vogue, Gourmet, and Bonobos to name a few.
Meaghan grew up in South County, RI and began her career in show business in early adolescence, acting in national TV commercials and as a news correspondent for a kid's TV series. She attributes both her earlier experiences, as well as her continuing education in TV hosting and improvisation classes to her on-camera presence and ability to engage with all types of people.
Meaghan holds a BS degree in Textile Marketing from URI, formal training in professional floral design, and she's passionate about staying up-to-date on what's trending in the fashion/beauty, as well as epicurean industries. When she isn't immersed in the entertainment world, Meaghan volunteers at fundraising events and spends time with friends and family. She also loves to travel and has visited places like San Sebastian (Spain), Milan, Amsterdam, and Australia to name a few.
Entertainment industry professionals have been selected to judge the competition, including Al Gomes (Music Producer), Rhee Gold (Dance Master) and Miss Rhode Island 2013 Jessica Marfeo (Talented Singer)!
Producer Al Gomes has been in the music business for over 35 years. Al, along with his creative partner A. Michelle, is the founder of Big Noise, an award-winning Music Firm specializing in Artist Development and Music Promotion & Publicity that has overseen the release of more than 300 recordings.
His clients include Christina Aguilera, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Katharine McPhee, The Beach Boys, Jim Brickman, Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Little Anthony and the Imperials, actor Andrew McCarthy, Freddy Cole, Bela Fleck, Jay Geils, Melba Moore, Glenn Tilbrook (Squeeze), and many great independent artists.
Al's creative work and marketing campaigns have landed contracts for his artists with record companies and management firms. His artists have also received high profile media exposure through radio, television, print, and music industry acknowledgements including eight Grammy Award nominations.
Al produced two singles for Christina Aguilera and executive produced the #1 dance remix of her single 'What a Girl Wants.' He also produced American Idol's Katharine McPhee's smash Christmas single, 'A Gift to You.' His work has earned him gold and platinum awards from the Recording Industry Association of America. Al has composed songs with many award-winning and renowned songwriters including two-time Emmy Award winner Sean Callery, John Cafferty, Jimmy Crane, and Mike Viola.
Check out Al Gomes official website!
Dance Master Rhee Gold is a pioneer in the dance education field. In 1998, he launched his ground breaking business and motivational seminars, Project Motivate, which has become "standing room only" events. His philosophies for the classroom, his students, successful studio ownership, respect for all dance teachers, and his unmatched passion for the field have changed the way thousands of teachers and school owners perceive their profession.
Gold is the son of a dance teacher, the late Sherry Gold, who founded her school in the basement of her home and went on to become one of the country's most respected masters. Rhee and his twin brother, Rennie, began dancing at the age of 3 and they grew up in the dance school. He has been a student, a competitor, a professional dancer and choreographer, the president of Dance Masters of America, the founding chairperson of UNITY, education columnist for Dance Magazine, and the author of The Complete Guide to Teaching Dance: An Insider's Secrets to Personal Reward and Financial Success (now in its second printing). In 2004 he launched Dance Studio Life magazine, which has become the leading dance education resource for 66,000 readers worldwide.
Miss Rhode Island 2013 Jessica Marfeo has been performing for yhe last 12 years in musical theater and jazz performance, as well as dance for 11 years. Her past experience includes URI
Dance Company, The Prout School Ballet Company, the opening number of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2007, and numerous musical theater productions. At Miss RI 2013 she won overall top talent for her rendition of "Orange Colored Sky."
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