Open auditions begin for X Factor UK 2016

Great news! If you’re over 16 and think you have what it takes to win The X Factor, then now is your chance!

The X Factor producers will be travelling across the UK to many cities to find talented musicians to be on the show.

If you want to be a part of the show, all the information you need is below.

You must be 16 years old or over on the 30th April 2016. Proof of age and ID will be required at the first audition stage.

Audition Dates 

Glasgow – Hampden Park
Thursday 7th April

Birmingham – Birmingham City Football Club
Saturday 9th April
Sunday 10th April

Cardiff – Holland House
Sunday 17th April

Dublin – 3 Arena
Sunday 24th April

Newcastle – Newcastle United Football Club
Wednesday 27th April

London – ExCel Centre
Sunday 1st May – OPEN DAY

Manchester – EventCity
Saturday 7th May – OPEN DAY

Liverpool – Liverpool Convention Centre
Saturday 14th May

Those who impress at these auditions will be invited to sing for the judges later on in the year, where the room auditions will be returning.

Remember to stand out from the crowd! ‘ Dress as the pop star you want to be – we are looking for the next big music sensation so its up to you to make an impact.’

If your audition is on a weekday and you are still in full time education, please arrive at 16:30pm.

The audition slots will be granted on a first come, first served basis.

If you reach the call back audition stage, this will be held on the same day.

Will you be auditioning for The X Factor 2016? Let us know @celebmix

Written by Kirsty Russell

I am a photographer based in London and I specialise in live concert photography!