By EyeOnSouthFlorida.com, June 11, 2015 – Will you accept this rose?
ABC’s dating reality series, “The Bachelor,” will have auditions from 1 to 5 p.m. June 27 at the Festival Flea Market Mall, 2900 W. Sample Road, Pompano Beach.
There’s a fairly long list of eligibility requirements so make sure to read them. (For starters, you need to be 21 to apply and a passport.)
1. No political candidates allowed.
“Applicants may not presently be a candidate for any type of political office (“Candidate”) and may not become a Candidate from the time the application is submitted until one (1) year after first broadcast of the last episode of the Program in which they appear.”
2. You must have an open mind.
“All applicants understand and acknowledge that participation in the [The Bachelor/Bachelorette], including, without limitation, the activities and events arranged by the Program coordinator, may expose applicant and other participants to the risk of death, serious injury, illness or disease and/or property damage. Applicants must be willing and able to participate in physical activities such as: skydiving, snow skiing, ice skating, parasailing, water skiing, rollerblading, and the like.”
3. Don’t count on privacy.
“Each applicant acknowledges, understands and agrees that he or she, if chosen as a bachelor or bachelorette on the Program, may be audio and/or video taped twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week while participating in the Program by means of open and hidden cameras, whether or not he or she is then aware that he or she is being videotaped or recorded (collectively, “Recordings”) and that such Recordings may be disseminated on television and/or all media now known or hereafter devised, in any and all manner throughout the Universe in perpetuity.”
4. Shocker…You need to be single.
“To qualify as “single” the applicant must not currently be involved in a committed intimate relationship, which includes: any marital relationship (whether or not the parties are separated or currently in the process of divorcing or annulling such marriage); any co-habitation relationship involving physical intimacy; or a monogamous dating relationship more than two (2) months in duration.”
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