ATLANTA -- Every year, producers of the hit NBC show "America's Got Talent" comb the country, looking from sea to shining sea for undiscovered acts.
This weekend, they were at AmericasMart in downtown Atlanta, watching and rating countless singers, dancers, magicians and more.
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11Alive News photojournalist Steve Flood met a number of the hopefuls and learned their stories as they prepared for the opportunity to perform on national television.
Learn more about the audition process at americasgottalentauditions.com.
"America's Got Talent" will hold its next set of auditions in New York City starting Nov. 16. Season 9 of the show will begin next summer.