PITTSFIELD --The 2013 Berkshire Idol finals will be held on Saturday at 6:30 p.m., at Barrington Stage Company, 30 Union St.
The finalists are:
7-11 age category -- Sabrina Lewis, Sophie Lane, Jaelyn Roberts, Jacy Howland, Hailey Lenski, Kaylee Salatino, Charlie Waltermire, and Kaylee Chatham;
12-16 age category -- Hannah Trimarchi, Shyla Sexton, Lindsey Gray, Jacob Keplinger, Alexis Mazzeo, Brianna Shade, Tara Gilardi, and Alyssa Joy Puntin.
17-adult age category -- Jessica Passetto, Scott Keough, Melissa Levesque, Alicia Turkington, Brittany Kish, Rafael Duran, Ted Concepcion and Stephanie Higgins.
The contestants this year will perform for panel of judges Bernice Lewis, Larry Stevens, and Alex Lee Clark.
This year’s finals will feature live audience voting following each contestant’s performance. The public may also vote online for their favorite contestant, by visiting www.iBerkshires.com/ BerkshireIdol and clicking "Vote Now." Voting ends at 5 p.m. on Friday.
Special appearances will be made by the 2012 Berkshire Idol winners Sabrina Gogan (17-Adult), Christine Bile (12-16), Naomi Parsons (7-11) and a musical guest.
Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors, $15 for students, with children 6 and younger admitted free. Reservations are strongly recommended. General admission tickets may be reserved by phone (413) 236-8888, or by visiting http://barringtonstageco.org/rentals/upcoming-rentals/; all tickets will be available at the door on the day of the performance.
Berkshire Idol proceeds go to the Family Life Support Center Inc., which operates the Louison House Homeless Shelter in Adams. The mission of FLSC is to reduce homelessness and its causes in Northern Berkshire County.
For more information about Berkshire Idol, email email@example.com.