Open auditions are coming to Burlington on Thursday, February 7th from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Ron Joyce Centre, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University, 4350 South Service Road. Additional tour dates from coast to coast are listed online at www.cbc.ca/dragonsden/auditions
No experience is necessary and participants of all ages are encouraged to audition. After highly-rated ‘All- Student’ specials in previous seasons, DRAGONS’ DEN continues to seek young entrepreneurs who think they have what it takes to seal a deal with the country’s most renowned business tycoons.
All interested entrepreneurs should be prepared to pitch their business in less than five minutes. If they can convince DRAGONS’ DEN producers they are ready for their fifteen minutes of fame, they could be invited to brave the Dragons face-to face when the upcoming season is filmed in Toronto.
The current season of DRAGONS’ DEN can be seen Sundays at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) on CBC Television and has averaged over 1.4 million viewers per week*.
DRAGONS’ DEN is the highest rated Canadian unscripted program on television, with an average audience of over 1.4 million Canadians each week. In addition to its success on-air, DRAGONS’ DEN is also a hit online, boasting an active and engaged online community averaging more than 650,000 page views per month. Full episodes and exclusive behind-the-scenes content can be viewed at cbc.ca/dragonsden.
* Thanks to Kim Wright from Martinis on Heels for sharing this with me. Also, Kim will be an Ambassador for Dragon’s Den and for Burlington ON. How cool is that!