agt-logoGREENSBORO, N.C. — An associate producer of “America’s Got Talent” is looking to spread the word about the show’s upcoming Season 9 auditions to the LGBT community.

The show’s auditions will be held next week, Jan. 29,beginning at 8 a.m., at the Greensboro Marriott Downtown, 304 N. Green St.

The show’s associate producer told qnotes “the auditions are open to all ages, all talents, and all levels. Anything goes! The winner of the show’s finale will be awarded a million dollars plus their own state show in Vegas!”

If selected for the televised auditions, the producer said, it could be a good platform to bring awareness to issues that are important to one’s life, i.e., LGBT youth, gay marriage, etc.

For those who are unable to attend the live audition, video submissions are being accepted at

Lainey Millen

Lainey Millen was formerly QNotes' associate editor, special assignments writer, N.C. and U.S./World News Notes columnist and production director from 2001-2019 when she retired.