Second Annual ‘Diamond in the Rough’ Talent Competition

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On Friday, April 5, Main Street Vineland is holding its second annual Diamond in the Rough Talent Competition at the Landis Theater in Vineland.

Nineteen talented locals will be singing, rapping, playing instruments and telling jokes in an attempt to become this year’s “Diamond in the Rough.”

This year’s judges are Kathi Testa Epifanio—noted singer, music teacher and  vocal coach; Frank Guaricini, Jr.—entrepreneur, commercial real estate developer and arts patron; Rucsandra Maniaci (“Miss Sandra”) — owner of The Arts of the Dance Centre, in Vineland; and Dawson Coyle — an award-winning, local singing sensation who participated in the national television program, The Voice, and will also be performing two songs of his own.

Tickets for the show are $15 for adults and $10 for students and senior citizens and the show takes place from 6-9 p.m.

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