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Audition

The process by which a person or company decides to purchase advertisements for a radio or television program. An audition involves listening to or watching the program (or an early version of it) and weighing its target demographics and other variables against the product the company is trying to sell.
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The first two years of Talent Search have generated miles of smiles with a total of 60 Hotdoggers visiting 41 states and 90 cities across the country auditioning nearly 115,000 kids.
The Canyon Theatre Guild is also auditioning for the Adventures In Theatre spring semester during which participants will perform Roald Dahl's fantasy adventure ``James & the Giant Peach.
Dreams can come true for young musicians auditioning to join the Pasadena Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Prelude Strings Sept.
Last year I had to pay for three out of four auditions," says Janice Meerman, a dancer who has been auditioning this spring in San Francisco.
Those auditioning were brought into the studio in groups of 120 and asked to take a 20-question written trivia test.
PHOTO (1) Meredith West of Santa Clarita stretches along a wall before auditioning in Burbank for the Radio City Rockettes.
But as stressful as auditioning is, even worse is having to rely on a video to convey your abilities.
That's more than many of the tall, lanky women and goofy little guys walked away with auditioning for Thompson.
I'm just beginning, but I'm already hating the idea of auditioning.
The midafternoon confrontation on Stevens Creek Boulevard near Lawrence Expressway in San Jose pitted youngsters auditioning to become TV-ad stars against organized vegetarians waving signs that claimed ``Feeding kids meat is child abuse.
He guides his students through jazz and hip-hop moves while simulating the real pace and procedures of the auditioning process.
The 10-year-old West Hills youngster was auditioning for a new Oscar Mayer television commercial, just like tens of thousands of other kids across the country this summer.