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Saturday, August 25th, 6:30pm

at Stella Olsen Park

What: Sherwood’s first Talent Show!  With special local judges Renee Brouse, Alex Wilson, and Rob Kelly.  Winner of the talent show gets a cash prize!

Auditions:  Applications and video submissions due by Saturday, July 14th.  Video submissions should be emailed  Videos should be 60-90 seconds in length.  All performances, language, costuming, and movements should be rated G/PG.

Show: Saturday, August 25th 6:30pm at Stella Olsen Park.  Suggested donation $10-20/ticket.

Who can try out: All Sherwood residents or people who participate in a main activity in Sherwood (such as dance, martial arts, or theater).  Ages 6+.  Acts can be solos, duos, or groups in music, singing, dance, comedy, acting, or any other special talent.

Why? This is a fundraiser for the Good Neighbor Center, helping homeless families in Washington County become stable and find permanent housing.  Find out more at

Further Details:  

Contestants will be announced July 21st, at which time contestants will pay a participation fee of $20/person performing a solo or $10/person in groups of 2 or more.

Contestants will have a mandatory dress rehearsal on August 11th at 1pm at Sherwood Dance Academy and attend the Sherwood's Got Talent show on August 25th at Stella Olsen Park.  

Winner of the talent show will be picked by judges: 

  • Renee Brouse - Executive Director at the Good Neighbor Center and council member of the Sherwood City Council.
  • Alex Wilson - Owner of Hungry Hero.
  • Rob Kelly - Owner of Sweets Chemdry and Sherwood School's track coach.

The winner of the show will receive a cash prize based on contestant's entry fees.

Tickets for the show will be by donation.  Suggested $10-20 sliding scale.

A silent auction will be held at the show!  Stay tuned for the awesome items that we'll be auctioning.  All proceeds of the silent auction will also go to the Good Neighbor Center.

Important Dates:

  • July 14th - Application and video submissions due.
  • July 21st - Contestants announced
  • August 11th, 1:00pm - Dress rehearsal
  • August 25th, 6:30pm - Sherwood's Got Talent show


Questions?  Email