The Stars We Are | Alaska's Premier Singing Competition
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About Us

The Stars We Are is a seven week long singing competition taking place at Williwaw in downtown Anchorage, Alaska. Contestants will audition at Williwaw from 1pm-4:30pm on Saturday October 22nd. Judges will select 14 contestants to perform live starting Thursday November 3rd at 7pm in front of a live studio audience. The live audience in Williwaw will vote for their favorite acts each week and those votes will be combined with online voting through the weekend at the DayBreak Facebook page. The bottom three vote getters will leave the competition the following week and will get the opportunity to appear on KTVA 11’s DayBreak Morning show. The top three vote getters will receive performance slots at the Anchorage Downtown Partnership’s NYE event in front of 10,000 people. Grand prize is two round-trip tickets anywhere in the United States while the first and second runner up will receive $500 and $200 respectively.

2016 Schedule

10.22.16 @ 1-4:30pm Auditions

11.3.16 @ 7pm First week of competition

11.10.16 @ 7pm Second week competition

11.17.16 @ 7pm Third week of competition

12.1.16 @ 7pm Fourth week of competition

12.8.16 @ 7pm Fifth week of competition

12.15.16 @ 7pm Final week of competition


*Winners will be announced at final performances


Contest will take place at Williwaw:
609 F St, Anchorage, AK 99501



Voting for the contest will happen on the DayBreak Facebook page.

Voting will be open from 7PM on Thursday night of the competition through the following Monday morning.


Performing onstage at Williwaw, one of Alaska’s premier music venues


Appearing on KTVA’s DayBreak Morning show and reaching an audience of tens of thousands


A once in a lifetime opportunity to sing for 10,000 people at the Anchorage Downtown Partnership New Year’s Eve event


1st place

Two round trip tickets anywhere in the continental U.S. and a headline spot on stage at theAnchorage Downtown Partnership’s New Years event in front of an 10,000+ audience

2nd place

$500 dollars cash and a performance slot at theAnchorage Downtown Partnership’s New Year’s Eve event

3rd place

$200 dollars cash and performance slot at theAnchorage Downtown Partnership’s New Year’s Eve event


Our judges will empower and promote aspiring Alaskan singers to live their dream as working musicians

Tyson Davis
Tyson Davis
Isaac London
Arthur Stevens
Hannah Yoter


The Stars We Are

Sign-Ups for auditions are available through midnight on October 20, 2016

Auditions will be live at Williwaw on Saturday October 22nd from 1pm-4:30pm. Contestants will have the opportunity to perform for judges on a first come first serve basis, but you can reserve an audition time by signing up ahead of time.

By auditioning to be a contestant for The Stars We Are singing competition, you are agreeing to participate in and abide by the contest rules (Download HERE).

For voting information join us at the Stars We Are on Facebook