Korean Cultural Service New York to Host 2012 NY K-Pop Festival! Join the Contest!

2012-08-01 03:02:14 2012-08-06 03:27:04

The Korean Cultural Service New York (KCSNY) is hosting a 2012 New York K-Pop Festival! This festival is continuing on from last year’s success.

Here’s your chance to enter the “2012 World K-Pop Festival” in Korea! If you are 1st place you will be qualified to have a chance to be one of the 15 contestants that will be selected from all around the world to attend the “2012 World K-Pop Festival.” How exciting is that?

From July 23 to August 10 of 2012, online preliminary entries for the first round of the New York K-Pop Contest will be accepted and judged by the panels selected from the KCSNY. Then, 9 contestants will be selected to perform live on August 31, 2012 at the NYU Skirball Center for performing arts at 6pm!

So what are the requirements for entering the contest?

1)      You must be a U.S. Resident

2)      You can either sing, dance, or both!

3)      You must pick one of the songs from SHINee, Big Bang, or the Wonder Girls.

4)      Download and fill out the application at koreanculture.org

5)      Upload a 3 minute clip on YouTube and send a link with the application to [email protected]org

6) Remember to say “I HEART NY, I HEART K-POP” at the end of the clip!

For further information please visit www.koreanculture.org

Don’t forget to like the event at facebook.com/NYKpopfest

(Also, scroll down to see the preliminary regulations one more time!)

 

2012 NY K-POP Festival Preliminary Regulations

Entry Submission Period

July 23h 2012 (Monday) to August 10th(Friday)

Finalists Will be Individually Notified

Eligibility for KPOP Contest Entry

Demographics:  U.S. Residents

Categories: Singing, Dancing, Singing and Dancing

Genre:  Pick one of the songs from SHINee, Big Bang, Wonder Girls

How to Enter

1) Download the application atkoreanculture.org

2) Applicant(s) must personally upload a 3 minute multimedia clip on Youtube and submit the application form along with the Youtube address to[email protected]org.

3) Remember to say “I HEART NY, I HEART K-POP” at the end of the clip!

KPOP Festival Finals

Date: August 31th 2012 (Friday) 6pm

Place: NYU Skirball Center for Performing Arts

Winners of the Contest

1st Place Winner: A chance to enter ‘2012 World K-POP Festival’ in Korea

·         Please be aware that only 15 contestants will be selected from all around the world to attend ‘2012 World K-POP Festival.’ (Winning the NY K-POP Festival does not guarantee entry in the World K-POP Festival.)

·         The 1st place winner will be qualified to have chance to be one of the 15 contestants.