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Want to perform on the main stage at London Pride?

Graham Robson November 2, 2016

Applications are now open to enter¬†Pride’s Got Talent 2017¬†with¬†finalists getting the chance to perform on one of the London Pride stages, including in front of 15,000 people¬†at Trafalgar Square.

Pride’s Got Talent finalists in 2016: Photo by Simon Bennett

Pride’s Got Talent offers new and emerging talent in the LGBT+ communities a performance showcase and gives them the chance to perform onstage at Pride in London.

Each year, hundreds of artists apply, and dozens are invited to audition before a panel of industry experts.

Finalists are guaranteed a space on one of the Pride in London stages on Saturday, July 8 2017, including at Trafalgar Square, performing to up to 15,000 people.

Pride’s Got Talent is split into two categories. Pride’s Got Talent is reserved exclusively for popular music acts, while¬†Pride’s Got Talent Cabaret is reserved for music/dance (non popular music acts), cabaret/alternative, presenters, hosts and novelty acts.

Applicants and judges will be joined by pop princess Sinitta and cabaret performer Michael Twaits.

Jack Feureisen the winner in 2016, is currently in the studio writing his 1st EP and will start his Pride tour in 2017. He can be heard regularly at Archer Street – Soho.

Meanwhile Pride’s Got Talent Cabaret winner Alex James Ellison¬†has been very busy writing new material, new writing collaborations, and continuously gigging. This year he will be appearing in panto and plans to release new singles in 2017.

To apply to enter Pride’s Got Talent 2017, click here: