- 1 How can I join SM Entertainment?
- 2 Does SM Entertainment accept foreigners?
- 3 Can we visit SM Entertainment?
- 4 Does SM look at email auditions?
- 5 Is SM Entertainment strict?
- 6 Do SM trainees get paid?
- 7 Is 17 too old to audition for Kpop?
- 8 Is 20 too old to audition for Kpop?
- 9 Does SM allow dating?
- 10 How can I email SM Entertainment?
- 11 Is SM COEX closing?
- 12 Who is the new CEO of SM Entertainment?
- 13 What happens to trainees who don’t debut?
- 14 Does SM have online audition?
- 15 Do trainees get paid?
How can I join SM Entertainment?
AUDITION. Talented individuals who cannot participate in Auditions, can send their profiles to SM Casting Directors. Send your profile via E-mail, and attach your video file or music file with your photos (face-shots/full-body shots). Precaution: E-mail and Online Audition File Attachment.
Does SM Entertainment accept foreigners?
Yes, they do. If you are referring to foreigners as non-Korean, then yes.
Can we visit SM Entertainment?
The place has SM Entertainment souvenir shops, SM Museum, theater and cafe just perfect place for SM fans. The first floor is only the entrance so proceed to 2nd floor to start the tour. On walls, there are paintings of SM Group idols such as Girl’s Generation and Super Junior.
Does SM look at email auditions?
A: Yes, SM checks their email. If they are interested in you, they will try and get back to you within 2-4 weeks (longer if Youth Star or Global Auditions are going on). However, like I said before, SM’s website even states that only those who qualify will be notified.
Is SM Entertainment strict?
SM Entertainment is extremely strict on their trainees whenever they make a mistake. A former SM Entertainment trainee shared that whenever a trainee makes a mistake, they are expected to write down what they did wrong and aren’t allowed to practice until they acknowledge what they did wrong.
Do SM trainees get paid?
Most trainees prior to debut do not get paid unless they have some pre-debut gigs (If most idols can’t even get paid after debut, they for sure aren’t getting paid as a trainee ). That’s why many trainees have parents support them financially or have part-time jobs to support them during trainee life.
Is 17 too old to audition for Kpop?
My answer is yes. 17 is way too old to audition because training takes 4 or 5 years before debut (so it means, you debuted at the age of 22 or 23) but if your singing career is unwastable because singing skill is more important than dancing skills (since dancing can be learn).
Is 20 too old to audition for Kpop?
Originally Answered: Is 20 too old to audition for K-pop? I don’t mean to sound harsh. But mostly likely yes. Typically idols debut between 16–21 years of age.
Does SM allow dating?
Yes they do. SM is one of the few companies who aren’t strict on dating rules. In fact they encourage their artists to date within the company only so that if news gets out, it is easier for them to handle. EXOs Baekhyun and SNSD Taeyeon were caught by Dispatch in 2014.
How can I email SM Entertainment?
provided via the e-mail address or phone number you provided. E-mail: [email protected] * Please include the name of the artist in the subject of the e-mail.
Is SM COEX closing?
SM Entertainment has announced the closure of SMTOWN Coex Artium. On May 18, the agency made the announcement and stated, “Thank you for your interest and support for SMTOWN Coex Artium for the past six years.
Who is the new CEO of SM Entertainment?
Lee Sung-soo (Mar 10, 2020–) Han Se Min (Mar 31, 2017–) Nam So Young (Mar 31, 2017–) SM Entertainment / In March 2020, SM appointed production head Lee Sung Soo as the company’s new CEO, as well as Tak Young Joon as SM’s new chief marketing officer (CMO).
What happens to trainees who don’t debut?
Trainees that don’t debut can go in many different directions. Some who really love singing and dancing will move to a lower-tier agency and debut there. Others may seek to use their connections to move behind the scenes in the entertainment industry.
Does SM have online audition?
SM Entertainment, home to some legendary K-pop groups such as Girls’ Generation, EXO, Super Junior, Red Velvet, and TVXQ, has launched online applications for its global auditions. They are on the search for all-rounded talents that will potentially become the new faces of the K-pop industry.
Do trainees get paid?
Yes, trainees do get a paycheck, however, most trainees earn less than entry-level employees during this period by earning a minimum wage. The general duration of a training position can last from about nine to 24 months. While the wage is low for trainees, it is nevertheless a temporary wage.