The world we live in is filled with so many talents to be explored, highlighted, and appreciated. And in this era of internet and social media, there are multiple options for budding stars to present their skills. Whether it’s YouTube, Facebook, or Instagram, people are, in fact, auditioning on these platforms every moment. Here’s my new act, do you like it? Here are my latest travel pictures. Come, share them. Actually, there is no shortage of options if you decide to be an extrovert and attempt to embrace fame.
And same is the case with TV. It seems that the entertainment world is fully set on expanding its slate of unscripted, talent-based programming. From competitions to reality shows, the list is endless. Adding to this exhaustive repertoire, The CW has also introduced quite a collection of titles for its summer release quota. And one among them is the talent showcase, named ‘The Big Stage’.
‘The Big Stage’ is a non-competitive talent show that features gifted individuals from across the world, possessing mastery over a myriad of different types of acts. It premieres on June 7, 2019, at 9:00 p.m./8:00 p.m. Central on The CW and is executive produced by David McKenzie and David Martin for Associated Television International.
The Big Stage Cast: Who is in it?
Elizabeth Stanton and James Maslow are credited as the hosts for ‘The Big Stage’. Stanton is already known for her own TV show, ‘Elizabeth Stanton’s Great Big World’. It is one of the highest-rated series that ran nationally on FOX’s affiliate channels from 2011 to 2019, spanning six seasons. The episodes follow Stanton as she travels across various countries with her celeb buddies while learning about new cultures, exploring their history, exposing the challenges faced by the lower strata of society, and attempting to help those in need. Additionally, Stanton is a celebrity spokesperson for Marine Toys for Tots Foundation and has featured as an actress in the popular series, ‘This Just In’ and ‘The Agency’.
Maslow, on the other hand, is an actor, singer, and songwriter who has appeared in Nickelodeon’s hit show and musical comedy, ‘Big Time Rush’. The former ‘Dancing with the Stars’ and ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ participant has released multiple singles that have topped the charts both within the US and abroad. Maslow’s other acting performances include ‘Wolf Hound’, ’48 Hours To Live’, ‘Bachelor Lions’, ‘It Happened One Valentines’, ‘Lifetime’s Room For Murder’, and ‘Seeds of Yesterday’.
The Big Stage Plot: What is it about?
‘The Big Stage’ is a variety show that features exceptionally talented artists who get a chance to showcase their skills. These individuals from all parts of the world can hold expertise in any performance, such as singing and stand-up routines to acrobatics and aerial dance, along with a wide range of other acts. It is the ultimate destination where 44 seasoned participants entertain viewers via their talents in singing, juggling, ventriloquism, comedy, animal mimicry, etc. It is a non-competitive platform where artists present their skills before a studio audience. Some of the featured acts are VMO, Lina Liu, Sara & Hero, Myra Kramer and Elizabeth Fraley, and W.O.W. Las Vegas.