'American Idol' auditions moved to Scottsdale Stadium

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - Could the next American Idol be in Arizona?

It looks like the Valley of the Sun is about to find out.

The reality-singing competition will hold auditions for its second season (on ABC) in 20 cities across the United States, including in Scottsdale, Arizona.

The Idol audition bus is slated to visit Arizona on Tuesday, August 28. The open casting call will take place at Scottsdale Stadium, 7408 E Osborn Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251. Register here.

It was originally scheduled to take place at Alpio's at Troon.

Auditions will also be held in San Diego, California; Albuquerque, New Mexico;  Seattle, Washington; Orlando, Florida; Chattanooga, Tennessee; and Austin, Texas, among other cities.

You can see the full list at www.americanidol.com/auditions.

Singers need to be at least 15 years old to audition. View eligibility rules.

Video auditions can be submitted online at the link above or via Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Musical.ly using the hashtag #TheNextIdol.

After fifteen seasons on FOX, Idol went on a brief hiatus before being picked up by ABC.

Maddie Poppe, of Iowa, won ABC's first season of Idol.

Editor's note: This article has been updated to reflect that the auditions have been moved to Scottsdale Stadium.

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