The $5 Million Auditions: THE X-FACTOR unveils audition dates and venues
|Los Angeles, CA||Sunday, March 27||L.A. Sports Arena|
|Miami, FL||Thursday, April 7||Bank United Center|
|Newark, NJ||Thursday, April 14||Prudential Center|
|Seattle, WA||Wednesday, April 20||Key Arena|
|Chicago, IL||Wednesday, April 27||Sears Centre Arena|
Wristbands must be obtained from the venue the day prior to auditions. Additional audition details, including eligibility requirements, are available at www.fox.com/theXfactor. Hopefuls should check back regularly for updated information, rules and registration forms.
Full details regarding the Los Angeles auditions can be found below. Specific information on the subsequent audition cities will be announced shortly.
THE X FACTOR Audition Information: Los Angeles
WHO: Singers and vocal groups 12 years of age or older as of March 1, 2011, who are legal U.S. citizens or eligible to work in the U.S. and do not currently have a music recording contract. Some restrictions apply; please visit www.fox.com/theXfactor for specific information.
WHEN: Sunday, March 27, 2011
WHERE: The L.A. Sports Arena
3939 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90037
HOW: Wristbands will be distributed from approximately 6:00 AM on Saturday, March 26 until approximately 6:00 AM on Sunday, March 27. Auditioners will not be permitted to camp out. Once auditioners obtain their wristbands, they will be asked to return to the L.A. Sports Arena by 8:00 AM on Sunday, March 27. Please bring legal photo identification. Any auditioner under 18 years old must be accompanied by his/her parent or legal guardian.
As previously announced, Pepsi will serve as an official sponsor of THE X FACTOR. The comprehensive sponsorship includes an extensive, multi-platform off-air marketing partnership; weekly in-show integrations and placements; and an immersive content experience online.
THE X FACTOR is produced by Syco Television and FremantleMedia North America. Simon Cowell, Rob Wade and Siobhan Greene are executive producers for Syco Television. Cecile Frot-Coutaz, Richard Holloway and Andrew Llinares serve as executive producers for FremantleMedia North America.