On May 18th, YG Entertainment opened up yg-audition.com, the official website for their first open audition in six years. The first round of auditions consists of submitting the required information and samples online.
The online audition will run from May 18th to June 22nd and is open to singers (11 to 19 years old), producers (no age limit) and actors (11 to 29 years old). The are no nationality or education restrictions for singers and producers, but actors must be able to act in Korean.
Those picked in the first online round will go on to live auditions, held in Los Angeles’s Wilshire Grand Hotel on July 3rd, in New York’s Hilton Manhattan East Hotel on July 10th, and in the YG building in Seoul on July 18th. Anyone chosen as a finalist after this second round will get to become trainees of YG Entertainment.
For more information, check out the official website, or ask questions on the official Twitter or me2day.