UPDATE: The winners of the front of the line passes for this weekend’s tryouts for “America’s Got talent” are: Wayne, Kyle, Dan, Alexas and Tori. Thank you to all who left comments.
ORIGINAL POST: Producers of the NBC competition series “America’s Got Talent” are so interested in attracting potential contestants from the Central San Joaquin Valley, they have provided front-of-the-line passes for the tryouts scheduled for Saturday and Sunday in Los Angeles. Season nine will be broadcast this summer on NBC.
Don’t miss this chance because you don’t think you aren’t a strong enough singer or dancer. Andrew Ward, one of the shows producers, says they are looking for all ages and talents from 5-year-old magicians to 90-year-old rappers. The only guideline is that the talent can must be suitable for a family friendly TV show.
The auditions will be held at the LA Biltmore, 506 S. Grand Ave., and will run from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day. Those who have the special pass can move ahead of the crowd either day. Each hopeful will have 90 seconds to perform in front of the show’s producers.
Be sure to bring anything you need to perform your act and go to www.AGTAuditions.com for updates, registration forms, audition tips, venue information and to submit an online audition. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
To be put into a random drawing for one of the five (5) front-of-the-line passes, leave a comment telling me what talent you have. You have until 4 p.m. Feb. 6 to be eligible.
Here are the pesky rules.
Only readers who submit a comment on this post are eligible. Winners will be picked at random. Recipients will be notified by e-mail at the end of each giveaway period. No substitutions or transfer of winners/prizes. Prizes are not redeemable for cash. Some prizes may have due dates for redemption/use. Employees and immediate family of The Fresno Bee, fresnobee.com and any/all of the participating giveaway sponsors, are not eligible to win. By accepting a giveaway, recipient consents to allow the use of his/her name and/or photograph for advertising or similar promotions without further compensation. Winner releases all sponsors of liability regarding use and enjoyment of the prizes. Tax liabilities and insurance, if any, are sole responsibility of the winner. No purchase necessary to win.