Seeking acts of all kinds as “New York’s Got Talent” returns for Season 5 at an all new location! Producer states: “The Top 30 best acts will be selected to perform in only one of four preliminary nights with a live audience and three Broadway/off-Broadway, music, or New York dance producers as judges. All performances will be held on 42nd Street at the new hot venue: The Green Room 42 inside Yotel. Two acts from each of the four preliminary nights of the competition will move forward to one Semi-Finals night. Two to three acts from each of the semi-finals nights are voted on to a one-night Finale at the end of the season just after Labor Day. From the finals, there will be one winner who will be rewarded a prize of $1000 and a fully sponsored night of his or her own show in Times Square – with the possibility of a picked-up run.” Season 1 winner: Miles Thorn (Illusionist; who recieved a 2 yr run Off-Broadway in Times Square and is now Headlining Atlantic City on July 4th); Season 2 winner: The Orsano Project (Dance Troupe); Season 3 winner: Elon Altman (Comic); Season 4 winner: Lucile Frak (Fraking Trip)
Seeking Acts of ALL types & kinds to submit: Including, but NOT LIMITED TO, singers, dancers, magicians, jugglers, pet-training tricks, burlesque, bands, guitarists, drummers, comedians, weird acts of all kinds, ventriloquists, drag queens, lip-synching acts, sideshow, cirque, tappers, tumblers, gymnasts, balance acts, impersonators, a cappella groups, and any alternative performance art.
*Vocalists welcome to submit for Season 5.
Next audition date is scheduled for May 31st by appointment only in Midtown.
Please submit your ACT, requesting audition appointment to [email protected]
Video submissions are also accepted. Judges panel review all video submissions.
Contestant performances are held on a Tuesday night on 42nd Street. Season 5 begins July 10th in Times Square, NYC, running Tuesdays thru Aug 14th. Acts selected are scheduled to participate in one preliminary night in July or August, assigned based on their availability, with the ability to move on to a Semifinals at the end of July or mid-Aug. Season 5 Finale is anticipated for early Sept 2018.