SM Entertainment and JYP Entertainment are beginning their auditions. SM Entertainment’s auditions will go on from January 25 to March 10. The title of the auditions for SM Entertainment is “2013 S.M. Global Audition in Korea” and will be held in 6 different cities, including Seoul, Incheon, Daejeon, Gwangju, Daegu, and Busan.
JYP Entertainment’s auditions have been titled “JYPass” and will only choose one winner from the audition process. JYP’s auditions will begin in Busan on January 5. Afterwards, the auditions will be held on January 19 and 20 in Seoul. Then a final audition will be held on February 24.
SM Entertainment stated, “The auditions will begin in South Korea and spread out throughout the world. We anticipate the talent that will be found through these auditions.”
JYP Entertainment announced, “We hope that many hopeful stars who wish to join JYP will partake in the auditions.”