Hosted by Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Path to Fame Talent Competition

Audition for your big break and start your Path to Fame!

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, is looking for top talent to audition for our 2019 Path to Fame Talent Competition. Twelve contestants will advance to the finals in Pigeon Forge on June 22 where one lucky winner will score a grand prize package to launch their path to fame and chat with award-winning singer and songwriter Carly Pearce.

Carly Pearce Chart-topping singer/songwriter

Path to Fame
Grand Champion

Brenna Beatty
Springfield, TN

Grand Prize

A consultation with country music artist Carly Pearce Dedicated opening performance at a Pigeon Forge theater during a 4-day/3-night return trip for five with lodging and access to dozens of attractions. Four tickets to the performance will be included. Monthly meetings with a talent executive for one year A consultation with industry executives to discuss career development Photography and videography session $250 Pigeon Forge shopping spree during return trip Media training session with public relations professionals

Entry Categories

Individuals and Groups (up to five people)
  • Vocal performance
  • Instrumental performance
  • Comedy/improv performance
  • Specialty act

Please note dancers, acrobats, gymnasts and entertainment acts featuring animals are not eligible, even though we love dancers, acrobats, gymnasts and animals.

Learn more by reviewing our eligibility requirements and need to know information.

Eligibility requirements Need to know information


10 a.m. – 1 p.m.*

*Registration will be from 9:30 a.m. - noon local time based on the audition city.
We will audition as many contestants as the allotted time allows on a first-come, first-served basis, but registration does not guarantee an audition. The semi-finalists advancing to Pigeon Forge will be announced at 1:30 p.m. the day of each audition.

The Cabaret, 924 N. Pennsylvania Street Suite B, Indianapolis, IN 46204
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Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center, 300 E. Third Street, Lexington, KY 40508
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WorkPlay, 500 23rd Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233
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