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The twenty-sixth episode of Season 7, and the one hundred and sixty-third ever episode of America's Got Talent, aired on August 28, 2012. It was the first Semifinals performance episode and took place in Newark. 12 acts performed for 3 spots in the Finals.

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Symbol Meaning
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Name Image Act Howard Sharon Howie

1. Andrew De Leon

Andrewdeleon.jpg Opera Singer
2. Todd Oliver Toddoliver.jpg Ventriloquist
3. Donovan & Rebecca Donovan&rebecca.jpg Acrobats Ovation.png
4. Edon Edon.jpg Singer and Pianist Ovation.png Ovation.png
5. The Scott Brothers Thescottbrothers.jpg Dancers

6. Eric Dittelman

Ericdittelman.jpg Mind Reader Ovation.png Ovation.png
7. Turf Turf.jpg Contortionist Dancer Ovation.png
8. Bria Kelly Briakelly.jpg Singer
9. Joe Castillo Joecastillo.jpg Sand Artist
10. William Close Williamclose.jpg Earth Harpist Ovation.png Ovation.png Ovation.png
11. Tom Cotter Tomcotter.jpg Stand-up Comedian Ovation.png Ovation.png Ovation.png

12. Academy of Villains

Academyofvillains.jpg Dance Group Ovation.png Ovation.png