Next On Stage: High School Competition

Grand Prize Includes $1000 Donation To Charity, Record a Single for The Actors Fund on Broadway Records Plus Telsey + Company Casting Session, Voice Lesson With Matt Farnsworth & More

Browse the Nominees & Vote! College - High School

Meet our contestants in the NEXT ON STAGE Top 15 - sponsored by Broadway Records! Inspired by your favorite network TV singing contests, the site invited high school and college aged students to submit videos of themselves performing a song from the musical theatre canon to enter the competition.

Over 1600 students were nominated, with over 170K readers already having voted! Last week YOU decided our Top 25, and now they will battle it our for a spot in the Top 15!

Voting for the top 10 is NOW OPEN!

To vote for the college edition, click here! To vote for the high school edition, click here!

Voting for High School will close at 11:59 PM ET on Wednesday, June 3rd. Voting for College will close on 11:59 PM ET on Thursday, June 4th.

Then tune in for the results LIVE as the judges watch the performances and pick someone from the bottom three to be saved to compete for the top 10! Live shows will air Thursday at 8 PM (high school) and Friday at 8PM (college.)

Click the video player to launch the live shows at 8 PM!

Both the college and high school winner will receive a prizepack with merch from the BroadwayWorld Theatre Shop, CDs from Broadway Records, $1000 to a charity of their choosing, and both first-place winners will also have the opportunity to record a single to be released by Broadway Records, with the profits from the recording being donated to The Actors Fund. Winners will also receive a virtual voice lesson with Matt Farnsworth prior to recording your single, a session with Telsey + Company's Rachel Hoffman to hone your audition skills and a free subscription to BroadwayWorld Edu - online classes in singing, acting, and dancing worth over $1200.







Contest is open to residents of the United States only who are between the ages of 18 and 22 years old as of May 8th, 2020.

Prize includes two donations for a total value of $1000 USD to a charity of your choice. Prize charity is subject to approval by both BroadwayWorld and contest sponsors, and must be a legitimate 501(c)(3). The first place winner will be given the opportunity to release a charity single (title to be mutually agreed upon between the winner, BroadwayWorld, and Broadway Records) benefiting The Actors Fund. Prize has no cash value.

Terms of the contest are subject to change. BroadwayWorld reserves the right to use videos and photos submitted for the contest in promotion of the Next on Stage competition.