The Finale. Live from Niagara Falls, the final eight acts will compete for their chance to win a life-changing prize and be named CGT Champion.
2nd Semi-Final. Nine acts perform in the hopes of making it to the live finale. The Judges will pick two acts to go straight through to the Finale.
1st Semi-Final. Nine acts perform in the hopes of making it to the live finale. The Judges will pick two acts to go straight through to the Finale.
For The People. As the auditions conclude, host Lindsay Ell and judges have the difficult decision of selecting 18 acts to advance to the semi finals.
World Class. Canada's Got Talent host Lindsay Ell and judges Howie Mandel, Lilly Singh, Trish Stratus and Kardinal Offishall continue their mission to find world class performers.
Kids In The House. Another week of auditions sees acts of all ages take the CGT stage.
So Many Emotions. This episode, the judges and host Lindsay Ell are moved beyond words by surprising, soulful and shocking performances.
The Magic Continues. The magic and auditions continue, as judges together with host Lindsay Ell welcome a new group of performers.
Prepare To Be Amazed! Host Lindsay Ell and judges Howie Mandel, Lilly Singh, Trish Stratus and Kardinal Offishall return to Niagara Falls in hopes of finding a Canadian talent.
Auditions 1. Canada's Got Talent premieres, hosted by Lindsay Ell with an all all star lineup of judges. Howie Mandel, Lilly Singh, Trish Stratus and Kardinal Offishall.The season kicks off with a dazzling variety of acts and contestants of all ages.
Auditions 2. The auditions continue with Howie Mandel at the judges' table alongside Lilly Singh, Trish Stratus, Kardinal Offishall and host Lindsay Ell. A stunning variety of acts of all ages, compete for the chance to win an incredible prize.
Auditions 3. Auditions continue with Howie Mandel at the judges table alongside Lilly Singh, Trish Stratus, Kardinal Offishall and host Lindsay Ell.
Auditions 4. Auditions continue with Howie Mandel at the judges' table alongside Lilly Singh, Trish Stratus, Kardinal Offishall and host Lindsay Ell.
Auditions 5. Auditions continue with Howie Mandel at the judges' table alongside Lilly Singh, Trish Stratus, Kardinal Offishall and host Lindsay Ell.
Auditions 6. Auditions continue with Howie Mandel at the judges' table alongside Lilly Singh, Trish Stratus, Kardinal Offishall and host Lindsay Ell.
Semi Finals 1. Nine acts perform in the hopes of making it to the live finale and winning a life changing prize. The panel of judges will pick two acts to go straight to the finale.
Semi Finals 2. Nine acts perform in the hopes of making it to the live finale and winning a life changing prize. The panel of judges will pick two acts to go straight to the finale with the remaining seven acts going to a public vote.
Final. Simon Cowell joins the panel of judges in tonight's episode, coming live from Niagara Falls. The final eight acts will compete for their chance to be named CGT Champion.
Anyone at any age is welcome to apply. If you are under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian must consent to your application.
We advise that you apply sooner rather than later. You want to ensure enough time to complete subsequent rounds of casting. The team will be assessing applications as they are received.
You can only apply once. All subsequent applications by the same individual or act will not be considered. However, you are welcome to apply as an individual as well as a part of an act.
Due to the large number of applications for Canada’s Got Talent, we are unable to contact each applicant. We will only contact those candidates who are selected to move forward in the casting process.
NO. You must complete your application in one session. You cannot access your application at a later time. You are advised to read and review the application and prep your visuals before starting.
We STRONGLY advise that you complete the application on a laptop or desktop computer.
When you submit your online audition, only ONE member should register on behalf of the group. This is because your group only needs one Application in our system.
The deadline to apply is September 1st, 2023 at 11:59pm PT. We strongly urge you to apply sooner rather than later.
You will receive a confirmation email from the team confirming that your application has been received. Make sure that you check your SPAM folder.
Feel free to contact us at CGTCasting@meminc.ca with questions not answered above. Please allow up to 3 business days for a reply but rest assured, we will get back to you and we can’t wait to see your act!
Possibly, however, if you move forward in the process you cannot add any members or switch out any members of your group without approval from the Producers first.
If you are a singer, please pick a song that shows off your voice. Please sing a cappella and to an instrumental backing track.
All other acts can have a backing track to their performance. Please keep in mind, if you are speaking while showcasing your talent, we must clearly hear you.
Yes, you can say you have applied, however, you CANNOT post or share your audition videos that you submitted on your application with anyone. Do not share on social media networking sites, emails, news outlets, general public or with friends and family. This could lead to being disqualified from being considered for Canada’s Got Talent.
You are not allowed to talk about where you are in the casting process or if you are potentially being selected for the show. This includes talking to or providing photos, clips or quotes to any media or press outlet (including traditional newspapers, radio, magazines or television or online publications). This restriction applies even if the media approaches you. You are also not allowed to discuss potentially being selected for or participating in the show with the general public. In addition, you may NOT post anything on your social media networking sites (i.e. Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, etc.) email, or otherwise disclose anything about your potential selection and/or participation on the show, regardless of medium (i.e, whether in person, via online posts, etc.) We take breaches of confidentiality very seriously, and a confidentiality breach could lead to elimination of or disqualification from Canada’s Got Talent.
No. All applications are free. You just need an internet connection and a device with a camera and microphone to record your application videos.
Judges for Canada’s Got Talent will NOT be reviewing your application. The Casting Team will be reviewing applications as they come in.
ALL Minors MUST have ONE parent or legal guardian consent to the application and audition process.
This year, we will be ‘auditioning’ acts via casting application only.
We strongly encourage those to apply sooner than later to allow enough subsequent rounds of casting. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt by the casting team.
We are open to ALL talent applying. We are looking at specifically accommodating ice acts this season. All acts have unique requirements, and the Production will take care of those arrangements.
If you are invited to move forward, it is your choice to accept the invitation, it is not an obligation.
There is no limit to members within a group because CGT is open to all talent!
Filming will take place in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
On acceptance of your tickets, you are expected to stay for the full duration of the requested taping (approximately 4 hours).
We recommend dressing the same way you would for a live concert or play. A reminder that the theatre runs cool for technical reasons, so please wear something that keeps you warm. We suggest something removable such as a light jacket, hoodie or sweater. No hats, sparkles, or logos please.
You cannot return tickets through Ticketmaster. If you are no longer able to attend, you may transfer your tickets to someone else.
Please refer to the time on your tickets and arrive early.
Parking is available in the Fallsview Casino Resort. More information can be found here:
Outside food and beverages will not be permitted inside the theatre. The concession stands will be open and refreshments can be purchased throughout the show.
No. All CGT tickets are free for our fans and never for sale. If you are offered tickets to purchase, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tickets can be obtained through Ticketmaster and are subject to Ticketmaster’s terms and conditions.
Make sure to come back and check again! More tickets may be released ahead of the show dates. If you do not get tickets, we can add you to our Wait List – please email us email@example.com There will also be a rush line on site which you can join ahead of each show.
Presently, we record in Niagara Falls, Ontario. We welcome audience members from all over Canada!
Email our audience team at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will aim to respond to you within 3 business days.
Covid restrictions or guidelines will be provided to you by the CGT Audience team, prior to the event. These guidelines will be based on public health measurements, in accordance with Government and Union Guidelines.
Current guidelines are the following:
Proof of full vaccination*
Proof of 2 (two) Negative Rapid Covid-19 tests, taken within 48 hours of attendance date. A time stamped photo will be accepted.
*You are considered fully vaccinated in Ontario if:
You have received the full primary series of a COVID-19 vaccine authorized by Health Canada, or any combination of such vaccines (two doses of Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, Novavax, Medicago, AstraZeneca, including COVISHIELD) in any combination or one dose of Janssen (Johnson & Johnson); or a full or partial primary series of a non-Health Canada authorized vaccine plus any additional recommended doses of a Health Canada authorized COVID-19 vaccine to complete the primary series; and your final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days before providing the proof of being fully vaccinated