A variety of acts perform in front of a live audience and a panel of judges for a chance to win £250,000 and perform for the British Royal Family at the Royal Variety Performance.
Did You Know?
When on camera, Ant and Dec are always positioned so that Ant is to the left on the screen and Dec is to the right, regardless of if they are facing the camera or whatever else they might be doing. See more
It's obvious the judges make their decision before the contestant starts performing, for example Susan Boyle. See more
Referenced in QI: Flora and Fauna