2017 Emerald City Information-LIVE Singing Competition
Saturday, April 22, 2017; 6:00 P.M.; Doors open at 5:30 P.M.
Chittenango High School Auditorium, Chittenango, NY



Auditions Locations:
Thursday, April 6, 2017 
All Ages—Manlius Library, Manlius NY; 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 8, 2017 
All Ages—Sullivan Free Library, Chittenango NY
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Monday, April 10, 2017—Adults 21 & Up
Singers Karaoke Club Syracuse NY; 6:00–8:00 p.m.

NO cost to enter or participate.

Prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each division!

Youth Division: (Ages 8-13) 1st-$300 • 2nd-$100 • 3rd-$50

Adult Division: (Ages 14-99) 1st-$300 • 2nd-$100 • 3rd-$50

Finalists will perform LIVE on April 22, 2017 at Chittenango High School Auditorium, Chittenango, New York. 

For more information visit us at:

Facebook.com/EmeraldCityIdol or 


Call (315) 687-7772

Thank You to Our Sponsors

The Emerald City Idol is a fundraiser for the International L. Frank Baum & All Things Oz Historical Foundation—a non-profit organization that is 100% volunteer. We operate the All Things Oz Museum, the Baum-Neal house, and the Oz-Stravaganza! festival. Let us know if you are interested in volunteering at any time throughout the year!
    The IDOL competition is supported by our sponsors- Olum's, Singers, The Oneida Nation (Yellow Brick Road Casino), Kinney Drugs and Pepsi. 92.1 THE WOLF, The BEAT 96.5, FOX SPORTS, THE DINOSAUR 95.3/103.9 FM, and we thank them.

Notes and Rules:

  • All contestants must sing their song a cappella (without music) for the audition judges.
  • The Judge’s rulings are final.
  • If contestant makes it to the finals- the song and version must be the same as the audition.
  • Contestant is encouraged to provide their own Karaoke Track for the Live show. If you do not have a track of your song- one will be provided for you.
  • The finals run through is mandatory for all finalists. You will be able to run through your song at Chittenango High School Auditorium prior to the finale.
  • All Finalists MUST be at the finals on April 22, 2017 at Chittenango High School by 5:30 P.M. The show begins at 6 P.M. and will run approximately 3 hours. Winners will be announced at the end of the show.
  • ALL division winners (1st–3rd place) will be invited to perform their song on the Main Stage during Oz-Stravaganza! 2017. Prizes will be awarded at the Oz-Stravaganza! festival.
  • Contestants who move on to the finals- names will be posted on the Emerald City Idol page on the
Oz-stravaganza website (www.oz-stravaganza.com) and on our facebook pages. All contestants who are going on to the finals WILL be contacted by phone or mail. Those not making it to the finals this year will NOT be contacted.
    Consent and release: By entering this competition, participant and/or guardian agree to the rules above. Furthermore participants agree that their performance videos, pictures, and likeness may be used by Oz-Stravaganza! in promotional materials, etc.
    Performance recordings and/or videos may be shared with television talent competition shows as they request. 

Thank You to Our Media Sponsors
Dennis Kulis,
Mar 24, 2017, 7:43 PM