Search on as ‘Portadown’s Got Talent’ returns

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After big success in 2014, Portadown’s Got Talent is back on the look-out for dancers, singers, entertainers and showbiz sensations - with the council-orgnised show set to take place next month.

This year’s competition takes place on Friday, June 12 at Portadown Plaza, with a new panel of celebrity judges.

Auditions will be held in Portadown Town Hall on Tuesday, May 26 and Wednesday, May 27 from 5:30pm to 9pm, where competitors will have the chance to perform for judges and a live audience.

To enter, you must complete and submit an application form - which you can find at - before 8pm on Wednesday, May 20.

The audition slots, which last a maximum of five minutes, are open to all ages.

Performers will find out within 48 hours whether they have made it straight through to the final, or whether they will be entered into the “People’s Choice” competition for the final few spaces.

Portadown’s Got Talent 2015 has lots of VIP prizes up for grabs.

For more info on how to ‘Be Part of the People’s Park’, contact Rebekah on 02838336636 or

Twelve performers made it through to last year’s final. Ten-year-old singer and guitarist Michael Haughey was crowned the winner, with three people named as runners-up.