Greater Derry’s Got Talent

We have made some exciting changes to this years competition!

  • Greater Derry’s Got Talent  takes place on one day only this year!!! – SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 15th 2019 @ 1:00p
  • There is no residency restriction as in the past. Anyone from anywhere can perform!
  • The competition is open to all ages with the winners receiving prizes and an invitation to perform on the main stage at Derryfest the following weekend.
  • First and second place winners will be selected in 2 categories by a panel of judges. The “Adult” category is 16 years older and over, and the “Youth” category is 15 years old and under. An additional winner will also be selected by audience votes!
  • There will be no duplicate songs performed this year.

If you would like to compete in this years talent contest, sign up for an audition today!



When: Sunday September 15th @ 1:00p

Where: Derry Opera House 29 West Broadway Derry NH


  • $15 Adult
  • $10 Student/Senior
  • Free to ages 5 and under

Come and support your favorite performers! Audience members will cast their votes using the ticket they received with their paid admission.— Audience votes will be used to break any ties in the judges votes. An additional act that was not selected by the judges, will be selected by having the most audience votes.— Judges votes will be used to break any ties in the audience votes.

Additional vote tickets will be available for purchase. Vote for one or all of your favorites!

  • $1 for 1 vote ticket
  • $5 for 8 vote tickets
  • $10 for 20 vote tickets

Doors into theater open at 12:30p

Concessions will be available for purchase!

Prizes will be awarded for the following as well as an invitation to perform the following Saturday at Derryfest!

Adult Category – 16 years old and up

  • First Place = $100
  • Runner up = $50

Youth Category – 15 years and under

  • First Place = $100
  • Runner up = $50

Audience Pick = $50

Greater Derry’s Got Talent in conjunction with Derryfest is a program of the Greater Derry Arts Council. Proceeds from Greater Derry’s Got Talent are used to support and maintain the historic Derry Opera House.  Visit our website to learn more about the Greater Derry Arts Council.