Legion Idol seeks singers for show

NANAIMO - The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 256 is seeking applicants for its annual talent showcase.

Legion Idol is coming to Nanaimo but it needs talent to make it happen.

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 256 is sponsoring its fourth annual competition.

“This three-fold endevour will not only provide exclusive entertainment for the community but also give participants a venue to display their talent and the opportunity to earn money to advance their singing careers,” said Marie Rickwood, talent show organizer, in a press release. “Unlike other years, this talent show will be a singing contest only, which will make it simpler for the judges.”

The legion is inviting singers who wish to audition to call 250-758-0121, 250-754-8128 or e-mail halfcrd@shaw.ca or rclbr256@shaw.ca.

Once 50 singers are registered the audition competition will begin. The 12 finalist will compete May 18 for cash prizes.