11 July 2013

2013 MTV VJ Search Cape Town

Escape the ordinary this weekend and earn yourself a chance at the big time at the MTV Base VJ Search auditions.  Brought to You By Citroën DS3 Cabrio, auditions for the 2013 MTV Base VJ Search (#BaseVJSearch) hit Cape Town on Saturday 20 July so there’s still plenty of time to hone your presenting skills, brush up on your music knowledge and check that you’re looking your best!

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Thousands of young hopefuls are expected to attend the auditions in the Main Promo Court, Tyger Valley Shopping Centre, Bellville, Cape Town, in the hope of becoming the brightest new face of MTV Base.  Just a few minutes in front of the MTV Base producers could be all it takes to set you on a path to a dream gig in entertainment: a fantastic job presenting a show on music and youth channel MTV Base, worth over ZAR 500,000.  The lucky winner will also drive away in a fabulous DS3 Cabrio, courtesy of Citroën, worth a cool ZAR 315,000. 

MTV Base VJ and Spanking New host Nomuzi Mabena (@NoMoozlie) will be joined by singing sensation Jimmy Nevis at the auditions in Cape Town.  Initial callbacks will be held at The African Pride 15 on Orange Hotel on Sunday 21 July in front of judges Sizwe Dhlomo (@SizweDhlomo), Joey Rasdien (@joeyrasdien), Bonang Matheba (@Bonang_M) and Good Hope FM’s DJ Loyd.  The three Cape Town qualifiers will be announced on Monday 22 July.

Registration for the MTV Base VJ Search auditions starts from 9:00 am on Saturday 20 July. Applicants are encouraged to be on-site early as auditions will take place on a first-come, first-served basis.  Applicants must be South African residents between the ages of 18-25 with fluent English and no criminal record.  Prior presenting or TV experience is not required.  Applicants must bring valid ID with them and be available to participate in the elimination phases of the competition between 30 July and 7 August.  For full terms and conditions, to download the audition script and to view online submissions, please go to www.mtvbase.com and follow the link to the MTV Base VJ Search microsite.  To upload a video entry, please upload a 30 second video clip (.m4v, .mp4 format) to www.mtvbase.com, or send your clip as an attachment or email a link to your video on YouTube to basedigital@vimn.com.

Highlights and funny moments from the MTV Base VJ Search auditions will feature on the weekly TV series 2013 MTV Base VJ Search Brought to you by Citroën DS3 Cabrio which premieres on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) on Friday 16 August @ 17:00 CAT.

Good Hope FM, Heat,Drum, Hype, The Sowetan and Sunday World are the official media partners of the 2013 MTV Base VJ Search.
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