Talent Showcase

The NCHE Talent Showcase will be held Friday, August 7, 2020, at 7:45 PM The event is held at the NCHE Thrive! Homeschool Conference in the main auditorium (Salem).

The deadline to submit an audition has been extended to May 31, 2020 because of the change in dates for the conference.

Selections will be made by audition. The auditions are judged by a committee of those who are knowledgeable in the various performing arts. Ensembles as well as individuals are encouraged to audition.

Families of selected acts will receive a vendor hall family pass or its equivalent.


The following are the requirements for participation:

  • For solo acts, the participant must be a homeschooled student.
  • For groups of 2 or more, at least 50% of the participants must be homeschooled students.


To audition, submit the the application with a DVD or YouTube video of the audition to the Showcase Coordinator, Jessica Frierson (talentshow@nche.com). 

Entries must be no more than 4 minutes long.

Please submit a DVD or YouTube video of the presentation to be performed while wearing the actual clothing that will be worn at the performance (the DVD must be in a format that is able to be played in any DVD player). The submitted DVDs are for audition purposes only and cannot be returned. Applicants will be notified as to whether or not they are selected. The decisions of the judging panel are final.

Mail application with DVD or email application with YouTube link to:

NCHE Talent Showcase
Jessica Frierson

NCHE Talent Showcase Application

If a selected performer is unable to participate in the Showcase, they must notify Mrs. Frierson immediately. No substitutions allowed.