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America's Got Talent auditions coming to Florida

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The next round of auditions for America's Got Talent is coming to Florida next week. If you're interested in trying out for the show, mark your calendars for next weekend, October 26 and 27. The auditions will be in Miami.

Members of the technology dance group from Tampa, TellAVision, say even after just being on a couple of the shows has changed their lives.

RELATED STORY 8/23/2013: AGT choir singer gives birth to baby girl

"Being on America's Got Talent - that was Radio City Music Hall so it really doesn't get much bigger than that," said Dequan Mitchell. "Everything else is kind of a little more fun and not so stressful because that one was live."

Dorene Collier, who helped form the group with her technical director A.J. LeBlanc, says they are getting calls from around the World now.

"To get this product launched...to get it to be seen internationally to our client base, which we did a lot of corporate entertainment, this was a perfect vehicle," Collier said.

RELATED STORY 8/13/2013: Two Tampa Bay groups compete on America's Got Talent

Since AGT, TellAVision has performed on the Rachael Ray Show and more recently at a California event for the Dream Foundation as Barry Manilow sang with them.

"It's weird - people know us when we go places, when we go to events and functions," LeBlanc said. "People call the shop nonstop, internationally, from Dubai to Australia, Mexico."

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