The X Factor open auditions to start in London
- Bang Showbiz
- 5 April 2013
'The X Factor' open auditions will start in London on Saturday (06.04.13) before heading to Birmingham, Cardiff and Manchester later this month, and Glasgow on May 1
'The X Factor' open auditions will start in London on Saturday (06.04.13).
Wannabes can try out for the ITV singing show at the ExCeL exhibition centre in the capital city this weekend, but hopefuls are encouraged to get to the venue as early as possible due to slots only being available on a "first come, first served basis".
Show bosses said: "To be in with a chance of making it through to the UK's most talk about entertainment show you will need to prepare a verse or chorus of one or more songs Acapella.
"And make sure you turn up early as audition slots are on a first come, first served basis, with slots only guaranteed for people who arrive by 9am."
Following the open auditions in London, wannabes can also bid to star on the show by trying out at auditions in Birmingham, Cardiff and Manchester later this month, and there will also be a chance for hopefuls to audition north of the border in Glasgow on May 1.
The major 'X Factor' open audition dates:
Saturday April 6 - London, ExCeL
Saturday April 13 - Birmingham, ICC
Saturday April 20 - Cardiff, Millennium Stadium
Saturday April 27 - Manchester, Old Trafford stadium
Wednesday May 1 - Glasgow, SECC