ONLINE AUDITIONS INFORMATION & FAQs
HOW DO I AUDITION FOR THE SHIA VOICE ONLINE?
Please see the Online Terms and Conditions and full Eligibility Requirements at:
https://theshiavoice.com/auditions, which also outlines Audition Video Submission Requirements, and other important information.
AM I ALLOWED TO UPLOAD A PRE-EXISTING VIDEO?
Yes, you may upload a pre-existing video of your audition from your computer or mobile device, or provide a YouTube link, as long as the pre-existing video meets all of the other requirements for an Audition Video.
WHEN WILL I FIND OUT IF I AM SELECTED?
The time period to submit your online auditions starts at 6:00 PM (PT) on July 22, 2022 and ends at 11:59 PM (PT) on November 1st, 2022. If you are selected, one of THE SHIA VOICE producers could contact you via phone or email any time until approximately December 1st, 2022.
HOW WILL I FIND OUT IF I AM SELECTED?
If you are selected to move forward to a callback, you will be contacted by THE SHIA VOICE producers via phone or email. When submitting your audition video, you will be asked to provide your contact information. Please double check that all of your contact details are accurate.
WHAT IF I AM SELECTED?
If you are selected to move forward to a callback, you will be contacted by THE SHIA VOICE producers via phone or email and will be provided with information on how to register and attend an in-person audition, when auditions Starts, you will be required to provide or arrange for your own travel to an audition. If you are under the age of 18, your parent or legal guardian must accompany you to the audition and must also arrange for his/her own travel as well. In addition, your parent or legal guardian must bring a valid government-issued photo ID (for example, a driver’s license). If you are accompanied by a legal guardian, as opposed to a parent, your legal guardian must bring proof of guardianship (for example, a court order).
HOW MANY TIMES CAN I SUBMIT A VIDEO?
You may only submit one (1) Audition Video via the Online Auditions. If you have already submitted an Audition Video for Season 2 of THE SHIA VOICE, you cannot submit another Audition Video.
CAN I RECITE MY OWN ORIGINAL RECITATION?
You may recite any original recitation.
CAN I SING ANY PART OF THE SONG?
Yes, you may recite any part of a recitation.
HOW LONG SHOULD MY SONG PERFORMANCE BE?
It is up to you to decide how short or long your recitation performance will be so long as your performance is no longer than the designated time limit.
IF I AUDITIONED VIA ANOTHER METHOD (E.G., VIRTUAL AUDITIONS, SOCIAL MEDIA AUDITIONS) ALREADY, CAN I STILL SUBMIT A VIDEO?
Yes, you may submit a video even if you already auditioned via another method.
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
Please do not wear any clothing or bring any items that have designer names, corporate or sports team names or logos, copyrighted images, celebrity names or images (living or dead), cartoon character images or inappropriate messages or words (for example, profanity). If you have any tattoos that contain any corporate or sports names or logos, copyrighted images, celebrity names or images (living or dead), cartoon character images or inappropriate message or words (for example, profanity), please cover the tattoo for your audition.
CAN I AUDITION WITH BACKGROUND MUSIC?
Online Audition Videos must not contain any post-production voice enhancements or be digitally enhanced or distorted
IF I REGISTERED TO AUDITION ONLINE FOR A PREVIOUS SEASON, DO I HAVE TO RE-REGISTER FOR SEASON 2?
Yes. You will have to re-register for season 2 even if you had previously registered for a prior season. However, contestants that have COMPETED on the show will be ineligible for season 2
Will Shia Voice be providing/sponsoring contestants with visa to UK?
Shia Voice will NOT be responsible for any visas or sponsoring individuals for visas. The contestants is responsible for his own visa to the UK.
Will Shia Voice be covering accommodation and travel costs?
Accommodation ONLY will be provided in London to those traveling from outside the UK. However, travel arrangements is the responsibility of the contestant NOT on Shia Voice
Can women apply?
Women are entitled to send in their auditions, however, are limited to spoken word poetry and lectures only