East Africa Got Talent Competition 2019
The Global Got Talent franchise in East Africa will this year hold its first ever competition in East Africa dubbed “East Africa Got Talent”. Individuals and groups will battle for the available 30 slots for each participating country during the pre-auditions. These finalists will then travel to Nairobi for the show which will be aired on Citizen Television and sponsored by Safaricom PLC.
Rapid Blue Productions from South Africa and Cloud Media International will be the producing companies and they have already sent their crew to search for talent in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania.
East Africa’s Got Talent Pre-Registration Dates
“The pre-registration application process will open from 12h00 CAT on Tuesday 9 April 2019 and will close at 23h59 CAT on the following dates” ~ Rapid Blue Media
- Kenya and Uganda: Saturday 18 May 2019
- Rwanda: Friday 24 May 2019
- Tanzania: Saturday 25 May 2019
East Africa Got Talent Pre-Auditions Venues and Dates
Are you looking forward to auditioning for the competition? Below are the venues and dates for the talent search in different countries.
The first pre-auditions will be held at Nyali School in Mombasa County on Sunday, 19th May 2019.
In Uganda, the Pre-auditions will take place on 19th May 2019 at The Pearl of Africa Hotel, Lugard Road, Kampala.
The Rwanda Pre-auditions will be held at Intare Arena in Rusororo, Kigali on Saturday, 25th May 2019.
Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
In Tanzania, East Africa Got Talent search will be held at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Center in Dar es Salaam on Saturday 25th and Sunday, 26th May 2019.
The final round of the Pre-auditions will be held at the Kenyatta International Convention Center (KICC) in Nairobi on June 1st and June 2nd, 2019.
“The online application process will open from 09h00 CAT on Tuesday 9 April 2019 and will close at 23h59 CAT on Sunday 2 June 2019” – Rapid Blue Media
If you are interested and cannot make it to the Audition Centers, Send a short video (one minute) of your performance with your Full names, Age and Country via WhatsApp or Online.
- WhatsApp Number: +254 (0)703 437 903
- Rapid Blue Media Website
The show will be held for 10 weeks from August in Nairobi. It will be hosted by the re-known Ugandan comedian Anne Kansiime and Kenya’s Larry Asego. This edition’s winner will take home a total of Kshs 5,000,000 ($5000) together with other non-monetary benefits.
Go out there and show the world what you’ve got and Good luck!