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SAs Got Talent Auditions
Think you’ve got what it takes?
Been told you’ve got a stellar set of vocal pipes? Got the kind of sick dance moves that will make Usher jealous? Then you might just have what it takes to make it onto SA’s Got Talent. The Cape Town auditions for the sixth season of the high-profile reality TV show, take place at Belmont Square in Rosebank on Saturday, 30 May and Sunday, 31 May 2015.
The competitive all-out talent battle is looking for singers, dancers, magicians, comedians and out-of-this-world acts to entertain, enthrall and dazzle the judges and audiences. All groups and individuals of any age can enter (although you must just be a resident of South Africa).
As well as the love and adoration of Mzansi, the finalists stand a chance to walk away with a substantial cash prize.
Hearing-impaired Durbanite Darren Rajbal took the title in 2009 with his slick dance moves; the opera-singing street sweeper from Cape Town – he didn’t leave a dry eye in the country – James Bhemgee took the 2010 title; in 2012, pint-sized praise poet Botlhale Boikanyo took the nation by storm with her confidence, sassy performance and insightful verse; and 16-year-old singer Johnny Apple from George wowed audiences with his incredible sultry voice and took the 2013 prize. The youngest winner yet was 14-year-old singer Tholwana Mohale, who nabbed the coveted 2014 title.
You could be next!
HOW TO ENTER THE 2015 SA’S GOT TALENT AUDITIONS
Before heading to the live auditions, eager participants can avoid the long queues by pre-registering. To do so, go to rapidblue.formstack.com/forms/satalent and fill out the form or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and request an entry form. Queues are guaranteed to be long, so get to the venue early to secure your place in line; doors open at 7am and close at 12pm. Do keep in mind, if you don’t have internet access, you can register at the venue on the day.
WHAT TO BRING TO THE 2015 SA’S GOT TALENT AUDITIONS:
- Your pre-registration form (if you have pre-registered).
- A photocopy of your ID or birth certificate.
- Under-18s must bring along their guardian(s) with a copy of their ID or proof of guardianship.
- Bring any props or accessories needed for your act and arrive clothed in your costume.
- It will be a long day, so bring along refreshments and a camping chair for comfort.
- You will need to sign a few forms, so bring a pen.
So whether you’re a singer, a dancer or just your average high-flying, dare-devil acrobat who would love nothing more than getting shot out of a cannon by a monkey in a chicken suit, then you had better register to secure your spot in the line at the Cape Town auditions.
“If you have an act that is worth seeing, then we want to see it.” - ETV
2014 WINNER OF SA'S GOT TALENT
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