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The twenty-fifth episode of Season 5, and the ninety-eighth episode of America's Got Talent overall, aired on August 24, 2010. It was the first Semifinals performance episode and took place in Hollywood. 12 acts performed for 5 spots in the Finals.


Symbol Meaning
Ovation.png Standing Ovation
X.png Buzzer
Name Image Act Piers Sharon Howie
1. Anna and Patryk Annaandpatryk.jpg Ballroom Dancers
2. Christina & Ali Christina&ali.jpg Vocal Duo
3. Antonio Restivo Antoniorestivo.jpg Fire Performer Magician
4. Future Funk Futurefunk.jpg Dancers X.png
5. Taylor Mathews Taylormathews.jpg Singer and Pianist
6. Connor Doran Connordoran.jpg Indoor Kite Flyer X.png
7. Dan Sperry Dansperry.jpg Magician X.png
8. Kristina Young Kristinayoung.jpg Singer X.png X.png X.png
9. ArcAttack Arcattack.jpg Technological Band
10. Michael Grimm Michaelgrimm.jpg Singer and Guitarist
11. AscenDance Ascendance.jpg Rock Climbing Dancers X.png

12. Prince Poppycock

Princepoppycock.jpg Opera Singer Ovation.png Ovation.png Ovation.png


Excluding the format used in Seasons 1 and 2, this episode currently has the record for most amount of buzzes in a semifinal episode with 7.