Open Mic UK’s music contest

Open Mic UK, auditions attract thousands of unsigned singers, singer-songwriters, rappers and vocalists across the country each year!

Musicians and singers who are successful at the auditions will then be asked back to compete in the Open Mic UK live showcases which are held within some of the most prestigious music venues across the country.

The Open Mic UK music contest live showcases give musicians and singers the chance to perform in front of music and entertainment industry judges including A&R from the three major record labels, with judges getting more prestigious as the music contest progresses.

Music contest Open Mic UK is open to singers and singer songwriters of all genres, so enter the Open Mic UK auditions now!

Regional Finals

Area Finals

London - West>


The Beck Theatre, Hayes



The Forum Theater, Stockport

Dewsbury - Town Hall>


Dewsbury Town Hall, Yorkshire

London - Central>


Dingwalls, Camden Town

Area Final Timings

Final 1 - Under 16’s

12:00pm - Doors open
12:15pm - Show starts

Final 2 - 16-20’s

3:45pm - Doors open
4:00pm - Show starts

Final 3 - 21 and over

7.30pm - Doors open
7.45pm - Show starts

2018 Open Mic UK Grand Final

Sunday 20th January 2019

Indigo at The O2, Peninsula Square, London SE10 0DX
VIP Tickets are priced at £28 per ticket

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16-20s VIP Tickets

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21 & Over VIP Tickets

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Songwriting VIP Tickets

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Standard Grand Final Tickets

Standard Tickets are priced at £20 per ticket

Under 16s

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Songwriting (16-20 show)

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