Auditions for the rebooted version of American Idol have already been set up starting as early as the end of summer. After a strong performance from many locals including Top 14 contestant and Benton native Garrett Jacobs, it looks like Idol understands the Ark-La-Tex has talent. The audition dates were just announced and included on that list is Shreveport for the 2nd year in a row!

Sunday, September 9th officials from American Idol will be in Shreveport looking for the next Idol winner! Not all the details about location and time have been released yet, but you're already able to sign up, which you can do by clicking HERE!

Other cities within a short drive included in the auditions are Houston, TX September 4th, Austin, TX September 6th, Plano, TX September 3rd and Little Rock, AR September 12th. For a full list of the cities and dates click HERE!