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New dates announced for American Idol auditions

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On Monday, Ryan Seacrest announced via his Twitter account that American Idol has added four more open call auditions. 

Those locations are as follows:

  • Houston, TX - September 2
  • San Antonio, TX - September 4 
  • Fargo, ND - September 6
  • Rapid City, SD - September 10

Auditions in Louisiana will be held in Shreveport on September 14th when the show's West coast bus tour rolls through the state. Another open audition will be held in New Orleans Louisiana on the same date. That information can be viewed below.


American Idol is coming back to television for a new season and producers are looking for talent from 19 different cities across the country. 

One of those stops scheduled will be in Shreveport, Louisiana, as the "Idol Bus" makes its way around the country. The signing competition show is also  holding open city auditions in New Orleans. Those details will be released at a later date. 

The search for the next superstar kicks off August 17, 2017.  The series, coming to ABC Entertainment, is also taking to the internet, offering hopefuls the opportunity to submit audition videos online at www.americanidol.com or by showing off their talent via Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or Musical.ly using the hashtag #TheNextIdol.

“American Idol” auditions will be held as follows (subject to change):

West Bus Tour                                          East Bus Tour 
Portland, OR – Aug 17                          Orlando, FL – Aug 17

Oakland, CA – Aug 20                          Miami, FL – Aug 19

Provo, UT – Aug 23                              Atlanta, GA – Aug 22

Denver, CO – Aug 26                           Charleston, SC – Aug 25

Omaha, NE – Aug 29                           Asheville, NC – Aug 27

Tulsa, OK – Sept 1                              Louisville, KY – Aug 30

Shreveport, LA – Sept 4                      Pittsburgh, PA – Sept 3 

Muscle Shoals, AL – Sept 7                  Annapolis, MD – Sept 5

                                                             Boston, MA – Sept 8    

Open Audition Cities                                

Chicago, IL – Sept 11   

New Orleans, LA – Sept 14   

You must be at least 15 years old to audition. Please visit www.americanidol.com for more details on specific audition locations, full eligibility requirements, submission forms, terms and conditions.

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