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SA's Got Talent

2009-04-29 13:10
SA's got talent

Those lucky folks at SABC 2 have secured the deal to SA’s version of Britain’s Got Talent. Talent comes in many forms, shapes, sizes and ages and perhaps it could be found in unexpected places and really when you least expect it. But with the good comes the bad, and we do mean the really horribly bad. The concept to SA’s Got Talent is simple; anyone who believes they have talent is encouraged to audition.

This reality wonder was created and executively produced by showbiz mogul and American Idol judge Simon Cowell. After being successfully produced in 26 countries, it has finally hit SA shores. There is absolutely no discrimination, so you can chill as the competition is open to anyone of any age with any special talent. Whether you’re a singer, dancer or and comedian…hell, even if you and your pet can put on a two man show, then this is the competition for you. Really anything goes!

This father and son duo can definitely give Michael Flatley a run for his money

It's easy to see why this dance group is absolutely FLAWLESS

Susan Boyle even left Mr. Meanie, Simon Cowell speechless

Twelve year old Shaheen epitomizes talent

It's easy to see why Paul Potts was the winner in 2007 winner of Britain's Got Talent

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Talent acts will compete for the top prize of R250 000 and will get the opportunity to perform at the new President’s Command Performance later this year. Money and the opportunity to song for the new President? Surely you have what it takes to impress? Registration for national auditions is currently open.

The registration process is simple and if you think you have talent then you really have no excuse not to enter:
- Applicants can register to attend an audition by calling 083 913-1120 and following the voice prompts. 
- Applicants may also register by sending an email to
- Registering to audition secures a place at the auditions.
- Auditions will take place nationally
- Contestants who have registered will be contacted with a confirmation of the date, time and venue for their audition.
- Contestants who are able to supply an email address or fax number will be sent the full entry form which they can complete prior to their audition to save time on the day.

The search is on to see whether South Africans Have Talent

Too old for Idols? Or maybe your talent isn’t singing and dancing? Think you have what it takes to impress SA with that talent you keep showing off to anyone who’d care to watch? Well brace yourselves for the show that brought a tear to the eye of the hardest man on TV – and yes, we mean Simon Cowell, the Chuck Norris of Entertainment.
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