'The Voice Philippines' Audition Schedule Dates and Venue
Posted on January 5, 2013 | 8:19 PM
The hit reality singing competition The Voice has arrived in the country!
ABS-CBN, the Philippines' largest network has acquired the franchise to the said talent competition. Titled The Voice of the Philippines, this will be under the business unit of Direk Laurenti Dyogi.
The Voice, which was created by John De Mol, the business tycoon behind Big Brother, Deal Or No Deal, 1 vs 100 and Fear Factor, among others originally aired in the Netherlands with the title The Voice of Holland before it was franchised internationally.
The auditions for The Voice of the Philippines started in the US, particularly in Los Angeles and San Francisco last September 15-16 and Philippine auditions and pre-screenings will be on January 7-11 at selected M.O.R radio stations.
Here's a list of The Voice Philippines audition and pre-screening schedule:
Naga and Legazpi City – Pre-screening of The Voice of the Philippines on MOR The Voice ng Radyo Auditions on January 7-11, 2013 from from 9 am to 6 pm at MOR 93.9 Legazpi and MOR 93.5 Naga.
Tacloban City – Radio Auditions on January 7-11, 2013 from 9 am to 5 pm at MOR 94.3 Tacloban, ABS-CBN 5F Uytingkoc Bldg., Avenida Veteranos, Tacloban City.
Cebu City – Radio Auditions on January 7-11, 2013 from 9am to 5pm at MOR, ABS-CBN Compound, North Rd., Jagobiao, Mandaue, Cebu.
Palawan – Radio Auditions on January 7-11, 2013 from from 9 am to 5 pm at MOR 99.9 for Life, ABS-CBN Compound, Valencia Street.
Zamboanga – Radio Auditions on January 7-11, 2013 from from 9 am to 5 pm at MOR 98.7 Zamboanga.
In order to qualify for auditions, you must be 16 years old by January 1, 2013 and must have a Filipino ancestry. Auditionees should bring one close up and one full body photo, a valid identification and birth certificate.
Each should also be ready with two songs for open call auditions (though it may not be both performed) and is only allowed to sing Acapella with no background music and instruments at hand. Family, friends and coaches are not allowed at the audition. If you are under 18, (1) one parent or guardian will be allowed.
The Voice of the Philippines will air second quarter of 2013 after the Season 4 finale of Pilipinas Got Talent. As of this posting, the management has not yet chosen the host and coaches but PBB alumnus Robi Domingo is rumored to be hosting the show. Who do you think will be the noteworthy judges/coaches of the Philippines' version of The Voice?
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