Re-Open Mic Night

6pm, Monday 20th July, Shadows

AUSA presents a night of acoustic action! Be in with a chance to win a $200 cash prize for the best original song and $100 for best cover.  Participants must register here (see below form) to perform on the night. Each performer may play up to two songs.

Note – this an acoustic open night only. AUSA will provide mics, mic stands and an acoustic guitar amp. All other equipment must be supplied by the performer.

For more information or to enquire about instrument requirements email

Register here

General performance criteria

·         Vocal Skills: Includes pitch, breath control, dynamics, phrasing, enunciation and tone.

·         Presentation Skills:  Includes eye contact, body expression and facial expression

·         Audience Response to Performance: Based on judge’s observation

·         Judge’s Overall Impression of your Performance: At discretion of judges

Original song criteria (in conjunction with the above performance criteria)

·         Creativity

·         Originality

·         Lyrics (excludes songs that do not have lyrics)

·         Melody

·         Arrangement and structure

·         Overall likeability