Hosted by Lena Moy-Borgen Judges- Lennie Watts, Frank Dain and guest judges, Lynda Rodolitz (2018 MNBA Winner), Tracy Stark, Natalie Douglas, Klea Blackhurst, Doris Dear, Kristine Zbornik, KT Sullivan, Carolyn Montgomery Produced by Lennie Watts and Don’t Tell Mama AWARD WINNING CONTEST BACK FOR FIFTH YEAR!!! DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE “MAMA’S NEXT BIG ACT!”?? Legendary Theatre District nightspot Don’t Tell Mama is announcing the fifth annual “Mama’s Next BIG Act!” a bigger than average, 8 week competition that mixes styles and genres. Beginning Tuesday July 2 at 7:30 and running for 8 weeks on Tuesdays through August 27. (No contest on July 9) Voted by the audience and a cavalcade of celebrity judges, the contest is open to solo, duo and group vocal acts in the following categories: music, drag, burlesque, and variety. The winner receives a $1500.00 stipend to put towards a NEW show at Don't Tell Mama to be presented in early 2020 AND an ELECTRIC WOK!! Plus other surprises!!! **Mama's Next BIG Act will take place on Tuesdays between July 2 and August 27 (No contest on July 9) The preliminary rounds will be July 2 and July 16 at 7:30.