Archive | America’s Got Talent RSS feed for this section

Classical Crossover Star Fernando Varela Signs Record Deal With Deutsche Grammophon of Germany


   Picture Credit: Mascioli Entertainment Here on this little ole’ blog of mine, I have repeatedly said that Reality Television Singing Competitions can only take you so far. There is a long road ahead for artists who crave fame and good fortune or, at the very least, a decent income on which to survive for the […]

Continue reading

Simon Cowell Replaces Howard Stern On America’s Got Talent


    Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent   He’s back!   Season 11 of America’s Got Talent just became more exciting with the news that #AGT creator, Simon Cowell, will be replacing retiring judge, Howard Stern,  on America’s Got Talent.  Was there ever any doubt?  As creator of this popular summer show, Simon was a natural choice […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: The Top 10 Finalists


   Picture Credit: America’s Got Talent Look at that picture. How did we even get here?  Some of the acts are just plain ridiculous.  The talent ran so deep this year and this is what we are stuck with?  Excuse the English grammar but I am seriously furious.  And all that testosterone. Not one female among […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Semi-Finals Week Two


   Picture Credit: America’s Got Talent/NBC If you thought last week’s semi-talent show was a nail – biter, then wear gloves when you watch this week’s show. There is a ton of talent – arguably some of the strongest and most popular in America’s Got Talent Season 10.  One of my favorites, 13-year-old Mariachi Singer Alondra […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Semi-Finals Week One


   Picture Credit: America’s Got Talent/NBC  We are live.  As in – rIght now!  I am blogging from a bus!  First time ever – not the bus thing but the “blogging from a bus” thing.  I cannot begin to tell you how bumpy this ride is!  But, there is wireless service so yea!  But, I digress.  […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Quarter -Finals Week Two


 Picture Credit: NBC/AGT Update:  Thank you Howard Stern for favoriting my Tweet last week. Here it is again: @nbcagt @HowardStern @OfficialMelB @heidiklum @howiemandel Thank you for advancing #alondra and avoiding a masterclass breakdown here — Masterclass Lady (@MasterclassLady) August 13, 2015 Pictured above are the performers from last week’s’ show who successfully advanced to the Semi- […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Quarter -Finals Week One


  We are finally – FINALLY – in to the live shows at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Whew!  I thought we would never get there!!  What a long process this season.   Below, I added a snapshot from America’s Got Talent Season 10’s Wikipedia Page, detailing the acts scheduled to perform this week.  Additionally, […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Judges Cuts With Piers Morgan


  Picture Credit: America’s Got Talent/NBC No – we haven’t gone back in time. So, don’t let the picture fool you. Former Judge, Piers Morgan, is back for the final week of Judges’s cuts before the live shows begin at Radio City Music Hall.  Heaven help us – this show has dragged on and on this year. […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Judges Cuts With Marlon Wayans


  Boy, Season 10 of America’s Got Talent is dragging on and on and on. This time last year,  the live shows were in full swing.  And, it seems, that the judges are aiming for a Top 36 this season versus a Top 48 in previous seasons.  However, since only 14 acts have advanced so far, […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Judges Cuts With Michael Buble


  Last week, Neil Patrick Harris assisted judges Howard Stern, Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum and Mel B in the decision making process for the live shows.    That being said, can anyone out there explain to me why Neil Patrick Harris hit the Golden Buzzer for Piff The Magic  Dragon?  Anyone?  Because, I am throughly confused.  […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Judges Cuts For The Live Shows 


  Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent Don’t you just love this picture? ⬆️  The judges and Nick Cannon were celebrating the fact that America’s Got Talent now has 100,000 Instagram followers.  Meh – I can barely keep track of my Instagram account let alone follow anyone else’s. Not a fan of Instagram but I am a huge […]

Continue reading

MCL Picks From America’s Got Talent Season 10 Week Five Show With Videos


   Many of the acts were shown in collage videos and I have to say there was some exciting artistic potential in these videos.  In particular, I would like to give special mention to Metalachi, Animation Crew and Evoke Tap Movement. Hopefully, they will be selected for the live shows.  However, in fairness, I focused […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Week 5


   Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent Welcome to Week 5 of America’s Got Talent Season 10!   If you haven’t yet done so, check out my MCL favorites from last week’s show, where the majority of the acts were of the “extreme, daredevil” variety.  It wasn’t my favorite episode, as I much prefer the indoor acts. What […]

Continue reading

MCL Picks From America’s Got Talent Season 10 Week Four Show With Videos


  Picture Credit: America’s Got Talent  Most of this week’s show was devoted to extreme outdoor acts. And many were absolutely exciting. However, there was some promising talent indoors as well so, with that in mind, here are my picks for Week 4 on America’s Got Talent Season 10.   Did they jive with yours? Comment […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Week 4


   Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent America’s Got Talent Season 10 is already at Week 4 of the Preliminary Auditions  If you haven’t yet done so, check out my MCL favorites from last week’s show.  And from the Premiere Show and Week Two Show.  I hope to continue to do the same this week and in the weeks […]

Continue reading

MCL Picks From America’s Got Talent Season 10 Week Three Show With Videos


   Here are my picks for Week 3 on America’s Got Talent Season 10.  Did they jive with yours? Comment below.  DJ Smart, Freelusion Dance Company, Dancer:  Uh Oh!  Competition from last week’s act, Freckled Sky.  And he was excellent.  I think Freckled Sky  has the edge, especially since Howard Stern gifted them with the […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Week 3


   Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent America’s Got Talent Season 10 is churning out the talent in great style and substance..  If you haven’t yet done so, check out my MCL favorites from last week’s show.  And from the Premiere Show.  I hope to continue to do the same this week and in the weeks to follow. […]

Continue reading

MCL Picks From America’s Got Talent Season 10 Week Two Show With Videos


    Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent Here are my Personal Picks from the June 2nd show.  DM Nation, Dance Ensemble:  They displayed some innovative moves on that stage, executed with exceptional precision.  Grade A: MCL Prediction:  Will advance to the live shows.  Wayne Hoffman, Mentalist: He brought the element of danger to his act in […]

Continue reading

Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Week 2


   Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent America’s Got Talent Season 10 got off to a fantastic start last week.  If you haven’t yet done so, check out my MCL favorites from last week’s show.  I hope to continue to do the same this week and in the weeks to follow.  Let’s see how great my instincts are! […]

Continue reading

Four Guest Judges Coming To America’s For Talent Season 10 


   Picture Credit: America’s a Got Talent/NBC Four guest judges – Neil Patrick Harris, Michael Bublé, Piers Morgan and Marlon Wayans – will be added to the judging panel on America’s Got Talent beginning July 14th.  Here is the news release from NBC.Com “File this under #amazing – Neil Patrick Harris, Michael Bublé, Piers Morgan and […]

Continue reading
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,325 other followers