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Violetta fans in Durban had their shot at impressing judges in the first round of auditions.

The auditions for three presenters to host Disney's first ever local lifestyle show, I ♥ Violetta, kicked off in Durban on Saturday, 27 June.

Disney Africa is searching for talent across South Africa and Violetta fans between the ages of 13 and 18 have a chance to star in a weekly series about the show.

In the series, the presenters will re-live the best moments of recent Violetta episodes, anticipate what will happen next, discuss favourite characters and showcase choreography, fashion advice and more.

Check out the pictures from the Durban auditions:





The next round of auditions will be held in held in Cape Town and Johannesburg respectively.