‘Shark Tank’ is a popular American Reality TV show that gives entrepreneurs the opportunity to build their dreams
Do you have an idea that needs to find its way to the right people for production and funds? Do you believe your product will be the next big thing, but simply need funding to have it built? Do you want to go in front of the “sharks” and for an opportunity to pitch your business idea?
About The Show
‘Shark Tank’ is an ABC show that gives entrepreneurs a chance to pitch their ideas to the ‘sharks’ in the tank – the people who build their own dreams and turned their ideas into business empires. You have a chance to convince them why they should fund your ideas so you get a chance to build your products and start your own business. The contestants need to convince as many sharks as they can so they can drive up the bidding and increase the investment they receive.
The Sharks on the Show are:
- Mark Cuban, Media Entrepreneur
- Barbara Corcoran, Real Estate Tycoon
- Robert Herjavec, Technology Entrepreneur
- Lori Grainer, Inventor
- Kevin O’Leary, educational software king
- Daymond John, creator of FUBU clothing line
Grab a chance to bring your idea to life!
The directors of the show are seeking dreamers, innovators, inventors – people who have great ideas, excellent business skills and even better presentation skills as they will have a minute to pitch their ideas to the sharks and convince them to fund their ideas. This is a challenging thing to do because the sharks are touch to impress and are good judges of the worth of your ideas. You need to come up with something useful, different and interesting enough to convince these business titans and bring your ideas to life.
The auditions for Miami have already been held and the show is now heading to Dallas this month so all those who live in Dallas, or nearby should prepare one minute pitches because the open casting has started!
What you need to do to be featured on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’
If you want to pitch in your idea and get a chance to be cast on ‘Shark Tank’, then you have to do the following:
- Attend an Open call on the announced date and location
- Do a one minute pitch of your business idea or product in front of the casting team
- Impress them enough to cast you on the show so you get to go in front of the sharks
Note: The casting crew only guarantees to see the first 500 applicants so it is advised that you arrive early so you do not miss this opportunity. You will have to find your own parking and the security will have to check your bags. Open calls are open to the general public, anyone can apply and there is no need to have purchase an entry to the open call.
If you want to apply and attend the open call, you must complete the Application packet and bring it with you on the open call. The application form can be downloaded from here. You must answer all the detailed questions on the application form. This is to save time so you don’t have to answer them on the day of the open call.
Schedule for Open Call in Dallas, Texas
The casting crew is coming to Dallas, Texas. Here is what you need to come for the open call:
WFAA – VICTORY PARK
Dallas, TX 75201
SATURDAY, MARCH 19TH – DALLAS, TX
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Numbered Wristbands Distributed
10:00 AM – Interviews Begin
Dates for open calls for other cities
The Open Casting calls will also be held on future dates in the following cities:
- New York
- Los Angeles
The executive casting crew will arrive in these cities to take auditions for the show, however the open dates and locations are yet to be revealed by the producers. This is an amazing opportunity that could possibly change your life for the better. Hurry up and fill out the application form so you don’t miss this chance!