"AMERICAN IDOL" LOS ANGELES AUDITIONS MOVE TO THE ROSE BOWL TUESDAY, AUGUST 8
Due to a scheduling conflict, AMERICAN IDOL's Los Angeles auditions have moved to the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA, on Tuesday, Aug. 8. Audition dates for the sixth edition of AMERICAN IDOL will continue in six additional cities, including San Antonio, East Rutherford, Birmingham, Memphis, Minneapolis and Seattle. One lucky auditioner will join the prestigious group of singers who have been crowned "American Idol" � Kelly Clarkson, Ruben Studdard, Fantasia, Carrie Underwood and newest "Idol" Taylor Hicks.
Audition dates for the additional cities are as follows:
San Antonio, TX Friday, Aug. 11 Alamodome
East Rutherford, NJ Monday, Aug. 14 Continental Airlines Arena
Birmingham, AL Monday, Aug. 21 BJCC
Memphis, TN Sunday, Sept. 3 FedExForum
Minneapolis, MN Friday, Sept. 8 Target Center
Seattle, WA Tuesday, Sept. 19 Key Arena
Audition information for these cities will be announced shortly. Season six of AMERICAN IDOL will premiere in January 2007 on FOX.
LOS ANGELES AUDITIONS
WHO: Men and women 16 to 28 years old on Aug. 6, 2006, and eligible to work in the United States. Restrictions apply � please go to www.AmericanIdol.com for specifics.
WHEN: Tuesday, August 8, 2006
LINEUP: Wristbands will be given out from Sunday, Aug. 6 (starting time TBA), until 8:00 AM on Tuesday, Aug. 8. Auditioners will not be permitted to camp out; therefore, once they obtain their wristbands, they will be asked to return to the Rose Bowl on Tuesday, Aug. 8. Additional information is available at www.AmericanIdol.com.
WHERE: Rose Bowl
1001 Rose Bowl Dr.,
Pasadena, CA 91103
Additional audition information, including forms and requirements, is available at: www.AmericanIdol.com. All press requests should be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Twenty-two-time Emmy-nominated AMERICAN IDOL is created and executive-produced by Simon Fuller, founder of 19 Entertainment; and executive-produced by Cecile Frot-Coutaz, CEO, FremantleMedia North America, Inc.; Nigel Lythgoe, President, 19 Television; and Ken Warwick, Executive Producer, FremantleMedia North America, Inc.