Audition Registration and Rules

Audition Outline and Rules for 2020 SoCal’s Rising Stars, Season 12

The vocal auditions and competition is open to all youth ages 10-18

Solo performances only

Auditions are broken into three age categories, based on the contestant’s age on June 20, 2020.

  • Ages 10-12
  • Ages 13-15
  • Ages 16-18


1st Round Auditions

  1. Please be prepared to sing 60 seconds of a song “acapella ” in any genre.
  2. The song will be sung “acapella ” in front of judges.
  3. You can not accompany yourself with instrument i.e. guitar or piano.
  4. The song must contain appropriate content and without foul language.
  5. Please wear school appropriate attire.
  6. There is no cost to audition or participate in SoCal’s Rising Stars.
  7. You must check in for your audition within the times indicated below.


Audition Dates:

June 20th Promenade Mall 40820 Winchester Road, Temecula, Check-in Time 4:00-5:00pm

June 24th Storm Stadium 500 Diamond Drive, Lake Elsinore, Check-in Time 5:00-6:00pm

June 28th Promenade Mall 40820 Winchester Road, Temecula, Check-in Time 1:00-2:00pm


You will be placed in the age category based on your age on June 20, 2020.

  • Birth Certificates may be asked in some cases for proof of age.


Semi-finals:  Sunday, August 2nd,  6:00pm at the Temecula Community Rec Center.

We will announce the Semi-finalists once we have completed all first round auditions. The format for semi-finals will be with background music tracks (without lyrics).


Finals:  TBD

All finalists will be required to perform with a live band.   The songs performed by finalists will be selected by the SoCal’s Rising Stars committee.


1. You must download, print, and complete the Season 12 registration form AND bring it with you to your audition.

2. Use the form below to register for an audition date.


Register for a Season 12 Audition Date by
Completing the Form Below.