All entries become the sole property of the Stars of Summer and will not be returned to the applicant for any reason. Entries must be received no later than the competition deadline (see below). Entries will be rejected if they are late, incomplete, damaged, irregular, mutilated, forged or garbled. The Stars of Summer is not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, stolen, incomplete, or misappropriated entries.
Neither the Stars of Summer, nor the panel of judges associated with the competition, will give any feedback or critique to entrants. No communication or correspondence is guaranteed to be exchanged with applicants except with those selected as winners.
Deadline and the calendar of events
August 10, 2021 * - deadline for submission of all application materials and information.
August 17, 2021 - Winners will be announced.
August 21, 2021 from 5 pm till 7:30 pm - 5 o'clock tea ceremony, reception, Competition Award Ceremony, and Gala Concert at the Cleveland Cultural Gardens Centennial Peace Plaza. Young Stars of Summer will share the stage with the Cleveland Ballet, M.U.S.I.C. Instrumental group, professional Opera singers.
August 29, 2021 from 11 am till 6 pm - the 75th One World Day celebration in the Cultural Gardens. Praise the MusicTeacher Reception and concert of the winners of the Stars of Summer.
Please send your entries as soon as possible.
Do not wait for the deadline.
* Due to the newest COVID-19 restrictions, many teachers and applicants contacted the Organizational committee with the request to submit the applications a few days later. Board made a decision to allow contestants to submit the applications after the announced deadline but not later than at 5:00 npm Eastern Time on August 14, 2021. The late submission fee is $65 for soloists and $90 for ensembles.
If you have additional questions, please email TheStarsOfSummer21@gmail.com