South Bay Teen Idol

clientuploads/fund development/South Bay Teen Idol/final logo[1].jpgWhat is South Bay Teen Idol?
Produced by the JCC, South Bay Teen Idol is an "American Idol" style competition that crowns the best teenage singer in the South Bay. Teenage vocalists in 8th-12th grades are eligible to compete.

Announcing Our 2016 Semi-Finalists
Auditions were held in early January. The semi-finals for 2016 will be Saturday evening, February 13th, and the finals will be Saturday evening, April 2nd. For a list of this year's 20 semi-finalists, click here.

Tickets to the semi-finals are $20 adults, $10 students, children younger than 5 free if they sit on a parent's lap. Bring a canned food item to donate to Second Harvest Food Bank and save 50% off your ticket price.

Click here to purchase tickets.  Tickets will also be available at the door, if there are any left!

First prize is $2,500 to the winner and a donation of $500 to the winner's school. The second and third place winners also receive prizes.

Congratulations to our 2015 winners:

  • 1st place - Julia Rogers
  • 2nd place - Kiana Naderi
  • 3rd place - Sanjana Sanghani

All the finalists gave fantastic performances! Listen to a story about the finals on radio station Mix 106.5.


Thank You To Our South Bay Teen Idol Diamond and Platinum Level 2016 Sponsors





South Bay Teen Idol is made possible, in part, through Diamond level sponsorship by Bill Lister/Coldwell Banker and Ruth & Michael Fletcher; Platinum level by Blacy's Fine Jewelers, Ernst & Young, LLP, and Los Gatos Teen Therapy; Gold level by Avery Kaufman & Richard Borenstein, Doris & Rick Davis, Sylvia & Len Metz, The Balaban Family and Bank of America Merrill Lynch-Theresa Rutledge & Anthony Custodio; and Vinyl level by Virginia & Randy Hess.  All Cultural Arts programs at the APJCC are made possible, in part, by generous contributions from Sylvia & Leonard Metz, Doris & Rick Davis, and Bill Lister.


More Information

How to Audition

About the Show

Contacts and News

Become a Sponsor

For more information, contact Diana Schnabel, the JCC's Director of Hospitality and Special Projects, at diana@apjcc.org or 408.357.7402.

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