Citi Performing Arts Center's Education Department invites the Boston community to explore their creative talents on Saturday, April 26th at oneMIC - One Moment Inspiring Creativity". As part of ArtWeek Boston, Citi Center is partnering with LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston and Community Auditions to offer guests memorable artistic experiences within one of the City's most historic performing arts venue, the Citi Wang Theatre.
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston activities will occur in the Wang Theatre Grand Lobby from 10AM-1PM allowing visitors a sneak peek experience before its official Somerville location opens in May. Children can build from LEGO brick pits and watch demonstrations by the new LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston Master LEGO Brick Builder Ian Coffey. A special "Boston, Built By Me" activity invites participants to create a Boston neighborhood using LEGO bricks where they can submit their creative entries for a chance to win a oneMIC prize pack!
From 1PM-3PM, members of the community can showcase their vocal and musical talents on the world-famous Citi Wang Stage for a chance to appear on Community Auditions' "Star of the Day" the well-known regional produced television talent show. Musical artists and acts should register online at citicenter.org/onemic to ensure a scheduled performance time; day-of registration will be available on location if audition space is still available. At the conclusion of the auditions, the newly-announced host of "Star of the Day" will award five "golden ticket" winners who will participate in the final Community Auditions competition, broadcast on WCVB - Channel 5.
The free event provides guests with a special opportunity to experience the historic Citi Wang Theatre, and for some, to perform on its iconic stage. OneMIC will include other interactive activities include an Autograph Wall to sign and paparazzi photos taken by Pretty Instant Photography.This is a free community event and is appropriate for all ages. Registration