The Gong Show Is Having an Open L.A. Casting Call February 11!

The Gong Show Is Having an Open L.A. Casting Call February 11!

LOS ANGELES OPEN CALL! The Gong Show is having a Los Angeles-area open call at the Glendale Galleria on February 11th! You must RSVP with your name and phone number to prior to attending the event. You will receive a confirmation code and further instructions. 

Saturday, February 11th 
10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Glendale Galleria
100 W Broadway
Glendale, CA 91210

Parking is free. Please park in the parking structure by Macy's Department Store off of West Broadway and Galleria Way. Park on the 2nd and 3rd floors of the garage. Enter through the mall entrance next to Macy's and walk towards Bloomingdale's. The casting call check in tables will be located in front of Dick's Sporting Goods.

What to Bring:

  • Props, costumes, make up, instruments, accompaniment tracks, speakers, or anything that you need to show off your unique talent! The more creative and crazier, the better! (Please see list below for acts and props that we cannot accommodate).
  • Drivers license

What to Expect:

  • We encourage you to reserve an audition time at the casting call in order to get VIP entrance! To reserve a time, please email!
  • Please arrive early! There will be a lot of people attending and the earlier you arrive, the better! 
  • You may be standing in line for an extended period of time, so please come prepared. We do our best to check everyone in and give participants an exact time to return to audition so that you can be free to roam the lovely Glendale Galleria while you wait. However, we can not guarantee wait time or lack thereof. 
  • You must fill out an application and release before auditioning for The Gong Show. We HIGHLY suggest that all open call comers fill out an application before arriving at the open call. You can complete an application at
  • In addition to performing your act, you may be asked to show a video of your act to our team. Please bring video footage of your act on your phone if you have it.  
  • Please bring your family, friends, and support group! The open call will be a ton of fun, and your group will help make the event that much more memorable and amazing!

Unfortunately, we can not accommodate the following types of acts at the open call. If your act incorporates any of the following, please send us a video of your act at! We would love to see it. 
Please no:

  • Fire or knife acts
  • Extreme or dangerous acts of any kind

THE GONG SHOW IS BACK! The producers of The Gong Show and MysticArt Pictures are searching the nation for zany, creative and one-of-a-kind acts for the iconic variety show. On this stage, anything goes! If you have an outrageous, unexpected and original act that you want to perform for a panel of celebrity judges, visit to learn how to apply and submit a video for consideration. Get ready for the return of one of the most iconic games shows of all time. The Gong Show is coming soon to ABC with Executive Producer Will Arnett!