Dearborn’s Got Talent! Feb. 25 showcases high school talent

DEARBORN — Talented Dearborn high school students will compete for top honors at the third annual “Dearborn’s Got Talent!” show at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave.

Tickets for general admission seating are $5 cash, $7 credit card through Feb. 24, and $7 and $10, respectively Feb. 25. For box office hours or to purchase tickets with a credit card call 313-943-2354.

In the competition, “the best of the best” talented students from Dearborn, Edsel Ford, Fordson and Divine Child high schools will entertain the audience through juggling and gymnastics, singing, rapping, dancing, and playing musical instruments and more.

“Dearborn’s Got Talent!” is organized by the city’s Youth Affairs Commission, comprised of high school students from all schools, as they work to bring together high school students from across the city through activities that promote teamwork and understanding.

Performers were selected during preliminary competitions held at each high school.
Guest judges include local celebrities and dignitaries.

The student who wins first place in the competition will receive a prize and their school will be given a special medal to display until the 2017 “Dearborn’s Got Talent” competition.

Support for the show is provided by the Dearborn Public Schools, the Dearborn Community Fund, and the Cultural Arts Division of the Dearborn Department of Recreation and Parks.

For more information about “Dearborn’s Got Talent” and the City of Dearborn Youth Affairs Commission, contact Jacqui Rivait of the DPS at 313-827-3109.