*Contemporary Gospel singer/songwriter Just Danielle and 13 year-old The Dancing Prince walked away as winners of the 19th annual Baltimore “Uplifting Minds II” national talent competition held recently at Security Square Mall. The entertainment conference, presented by The Baltimore Times and Security Square Mall, was hosted by radio personality Doresa Harvey and DJ Rick (GSE).
A panel discussion opened the event where industry experts Paul Gardner, II of The Gardner Law Group, award winning playwright/producer Ursula V. Battle of Battle Stage Plays, and award winning actor/filmmaker Anthony Michael Hobbs of Imagination Lunchbox, LLC. A showcase of talent performed during the break that consisted of former ULMII winners dancers R.I.C.O.C.H.E.T. and performer V.I.P. (Virgin Island Professa), and professional performers of the casts of Battle Stage Plays singers Ernest Washington and Le-Le Russell and Kenya Chase who performed two monologues.
Contemporary Gospel artist Just Danielle performed her original song “No Compromise” and The Dancing Prince performed with the Anthony Brown hit “Trust in You.” Winners received the ULMII Best Artist Award and a list of prizes that are valued at over $15,000.
The list of prizes include free “music legal package” from attorney Richard Jefferson (www.LawyersRock.com); “public relations or business strategy” from PR/Business Strategist Eunice Moseley (www.ThePulseofEntertainment.com/FreelanceAssociates.html); “entertainment business consult” Paul Gardner, II (www.TheGardnerLawGroup.com); “music track/studio time” from Virgin Island producer/songwriter V.I.P. (www.DustDemAFF.com); “vocal and acting coaching” from performer/artist manager Nadiyah Kareem (Superstar Entertainment.); “styling and make-up/skin care consult” from Jeneanne Collins (Rebellious Beauty); “commercial photo session” from commercial photographer Ty Moore (www.IAmSharpEye.com), and “song placement on soundtrack” from award winning filmmaker Anthony Michael Hobbs (www.ImaginationLunchbox.com).
The next “Uplifting Minds II” entertainment conference arrives in Hollywood, California at the Celebrity Centre in October 20, 2018. For more information log onto www.UpliftingMinds2.com or email [email protected] or call 562-424-3836.
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