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Press release


U. S. Steel Talent Night 2006 finale

Author: USS Košice

First concert at the STEEL ARENA

Kosice, June 31st, 2006 - U. S. Steel Talent Night is approaching its finale. The festive conclusion to the sixth annual competition, which is focused on seeking out and supporting the young talent of Eastern Slovakia, will be the historic first concert at the new STEEL ARENA, taking place on September 4th 2006. Advance booking for tickets through the Ticket portal network begins on August 1st 2006.

During the evening of competition the final six contestants from the elimination rounds in June shall be introduced. In the category for musical group and song we will see Kosice`s Good Fancy and the bands Koma Jota and Asfalt from Presov. The finalists in the category for dance are exclusively local competitors - Aron Tesfaye, the duo Richard Szilagyi - Silvia Kozakova and the TST group from Kosice. Another two dance troupes who caught the interest of the jury will we performing outside of the competition, and that is dance studio "S" from Kosice and the dance club Trend from Poprad.

The atmosphere of the gala evening will be rounded out by musical guests Arash & Band, Katka Knechtova with the band Peha, Jana Kirschner and Peter Cmorik. Members of the talent jury shall also perform together - music producer Oskar Rozsa and musician Marian Cekovsky. This duo is part of a jury which includes Jan Durovcik, Fredy Aisy, Julo Virsik, Lenka Slana, Martin Sarvas, Klaudia Bitterova and Danial Liptak, who together decide upon the absolute winners of U. S. Steel Talent Night 2006. In the event it being a musical group they receive the opportunity to record an album, in the dance category a cash prize of 100 000 Sk.

Come and support young talent! The concert begins on September 4th 2006 at 7 pm. STEEL ARENA opens its doors an hour before the show gets underway. Tickets are priced at 150 and 200 Sk. Tickets may be purchased in advanced from August 1st 2006.

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Further information:

Lubomira Soltesova
Media Relations Manager
U. S. Steel Kosice, s.r.o.
Tel.: +421 55 673 4476
Fax: +421 55 673 0330