News and Events
March 19, 2013
Don't Miss Darton Star 2013, March 21!
Featuring American Idol Runner-Up Bo Bice!
ALBANY - Who will be the next Darton Star? We will soon find out, as Darton State College's Campus Life will host Darton Star 2013 this Thursday, March 21, at 7 p.m., in room C-266 of the Student Center. Special Guest, Bo Bice, American Idol runner-up season 4, will be at the event to not only announce the winner, but will also play an acoustic set during the event.
Auditions for Darton Star 2013 began February 25. After six auditions over a three-week period, the final 13 contestants were selected. The final contestants include: Brittani Bells, Peter B. Bindford II, Andrew Bode, Brandon Dondell, Randi Hendley, Jennifer Henson, Ken Jones, Jessica Lubin, Katherine Maloy, James Reynolds, James Strawder, Dwayne Thomas, and Jade West.
Darton Star is a singing competition featuring Darton students. Students will compete for cash prizes and the honor of being a Darton Star. During the show, each contestant will sing one song. The panel of judges will critique each performance, and then vote at the end. The judges’ panel consists of both students and faculty/staff.
Tickets are free to Darton students, faculty and staff with a valid ID. Tickets will are available for the public for $5 per person. Children 10 and under will be admitted free. Proceeds from Darton Star will benefit Darton State's Servant Leadership. For more information, call (229) 317-6750.