NEW YORK -- SNY, the television home of the Mets, today announced that it will hold an open casting call on Saturday, January 9th from 9am-12pm to find the new host of the network's Emmy-Award winning children's show Kids Clubhouse. The auditions will take place at SNY's street-level studio on 6th Avenue and 51st Street in front of celebrity judges, including SNY's Kevin Burkhardt and Chris Carlin.
Eligible candidates must be between the ages of 14-18, and be accompanied by an adult. The new host will be announced at a later date, and become the star of Kids Clubhouse, which features baseball tips, player profiles, as well as fitness and nutritional advice. For more information on the open casting call, visit www.sny.tv.
WHAT: Open Casting Call
• SNY is searching for a new host for the network's Emmy-Award winning children's show Kids Clubhouse
• Open to kids between the ages of 14-18 (must be accompanied by a parent/guardian)
WHEN: Saturday, January 9, 2010 from 9am-noon (first come, first serve)
WHERE: SNY's Street-Level Studio (51st Street & 6th Avenue)
SNY - which launched in 2006 - is the official television home of the New York Mets, New York Jets and the Big East Conference. Featuring unparalleled access to the New York Mets with more than 120 live telecasts - all produced in HD - and other critically acclaimed Mets programming, SNY also delivers over 250 hours of year-round - exclusive - in-depth New York Jets content. As the official TV home of the Big East Conference, SNY will air more than 125 Big East football and basketball games, as well as other Big East programming. As New York's leader in local sports coverage, SNY delivers the most comprehensive sports access to all of the Tri-State area's professional and collegiate sports teams through five nightly sports and entertainment programs broadcast in state-of-the-art HD from the network's street-level studio in the heart of Manhattan. SNY's programming roster also includes classic sports programming, original entertainment shows and exclusive interview and magazine programs. Founded by Sterling Entertainment Enterprises, Time Warner and Comcast, SNY is available to viewers throughout New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and northeastern Pennsylvania, and nationally on DIRECTV, Dish Network and AT&T U-Verse. For additional details on the network, visit www.sny.tv.