Auditions set for ‘CSUB Idol’

April 4, 2008
Kathy Miller, 661/654-2456, or
Michele Newel, 661/654-2720,

Singers are lining up to audition for "CSUB Idol," a local take on Fox's popular television singing competition. Applications for auditions are now available and must be received by Tuesday, April 8 at noon. The contest is open to solo vocal acts only.

Preliminaries will take place on Tuesday, April 8 and Thursday, April 10 at 4 p.m. in the California State University, Bakersfield music building, room 127. The top 10 acts will perform in the final competition on Saturday, April 26 during Celebrate CSUB!

Celebrate CSUB! is a university-wide family open house featuring a day-long series of events. In addition to CSUB Idol, activities will include a 5K Alum Fun Run, Earth Day festivities, a spring carnival and club faire, art workshops for kids, scholarly presentations, freshman and parent orientations, and much more.

Applications for CSUB Idol can be found at For additional information, contact Robert Provencio at (661) 654-3073.