Cobo to host 'America's Got Talent' auditions Nov. 7


America's Got Talent will hold open auditions Saturday November 7th at Cobo Hall.

Prospective contestants can register for an audition at AGTAuditions.com.

The show, which kicks off its 11th season next year, will include a new judge--Simon Cowell.

"I am really thrilled to be joining ‘America's Got Talent' next season," said Cowell. "What I love about this show is that it's open to absolutely anyone. America has some fantastic talent just waiting to be discovered, and I would like that talent to come to our show, including any dogs who can sing."


For those interested in auditioning for Simon and the rest of the judges table, the "America's Got Talent" Season 11 audition tour is now taking place across the United States.

The hit series will host auditions in 12 cities including Detroit, MI; New York, NY; Phoenix, AZ; Salt Lake City, UT; Las Vegas, NV; San Jose, CA; San Diego, CA; Kansas City, MO; Los Angeles, CA; Atlanta, GA; Orlando, FL and Dallas, TX.

Online auditions are also available through March 2016 for anyone unable to make it to one of the 12 audition tour stops AGTAuditions.com.