Coastal Bend residents of all ages will compete for the titles of “Jr. IDOL of Corpus Christi” and “Corpus Christi IDOL” when they enter the finals competitions on Friday, Feb. 27, and Saturday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. both nights at the Performing Arts Center at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

The top 20 finalists for “Jr. IDOL of Corpus Christi” will compete on Friday and the top 20 finalists for “Corpus Christi IDOL” will compete on Saturday.

The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners of each contest will be selected by the audience in attendance each evening, and will receive a special commemorative IDOL 2015 trophy. Jr. IDOL of Corpus Christi 1st place winner will receive $100 and the 2nd and 3rd place winners will receive $50 each.

The Corpus Christi IDOL 1st place winner will receive $300 and the 2nd and 3rd place winners will receive $100 each.

Proceeds will go to fund Theatre scholarships and Theatre student programming needs. For more information, go to http://cla.tamucc.edu/theatre/.