Seeking Hometown Students ages 15-20 to represent the
talented young performers across Wisconsin, proclaimed as
"Wisconsin's Premier Musical Ambassadors".
The audition opportunity is open once again in its 51st year!
Auditioning offers a professional summer experience of performing to over 120,000 people while touring and providing workshops across the state.
We are seeking your communities serious performers. All applicants will receive professional feed back at their auditions. 36 chosen performers receive
room & board along with a weekly per-diem.
“I wouldn’t be the performer I am today without the experience I received as a showman with the Kids From Wisconsin from 1977 – 1980” said Dave Bilger, Principal trumpet at the Philadelphia Orchestra and Yamaha Performing Artist.
“Like I tell all my students - With the Kids From Wisconsin, when you are on the outside looking in you have no idea what you are missing. The experience is life changing! I wish I could be a Kid again.” Said Mike Krofta, 1979-1983 alumnus and band director at Oconomowoc High School. "The Kids From Wisconsin is literally the best group a high school/college musician, or singer/dancer can become involved in.”
70% of Kids From Wisconsin alumni go on to a professional
performing arts field.