iPop promotes emerging talent to leading agents, managers, casting directors, and music industry professionals.
Approaching its 16th year, iPOP! is held in Los Angeles every winter and summer. Performers attend from over 30 different countries. At the event, they work with industry experts and participate in competitions in front of the many agents and managers who are looking for the stars of tomorrow.
The transformation which happens to many is astonishing. Confidence is the key to success in life and is gained through experience. iPOP! puts your experience and development on hyperdrive and is designed to be a safe, constructive, and fun first step. Successful emergence into the highly competitive worlds of acting, modeling, singing, and dancing requires connections, talent, and timing. iPOP! is an event not to be missed!
**iPOP! does not provide any auditions, potential employment or career management, or agent services. Only a talent agency, licensed pursuant to section 1700.5 of the labor code, may engage in the occupation of procuring, offering, promising or attempting to produce employment or engagements for an artist
** Attendance to the event is possible only through approval with an individual company that has obtained membership into iPOP!. iPOP! itself does not scout or select performers in attendance.
HOW DO I GET INTO iPOP!
Attendance to the iPOP! event is attained by auditioning through one of our member companies. Over 30 companies across the globe scout for, and prepare talent to attend.
HOW DOES iPOP WORK?
Talent at the iPOP! event spend five busy days immersed in the entertainment industry. They participate in events including Celebrity Bootcamps, in which performers fine-tune their skills with coaches in acting, modeling, singing and dancing. During the competition events, performers are judged by the attending agents, managers, casting directors, and music industry professionals.
These VIPs are also selecting which talent to meet with individually on the final day. The event concludes with a final awards night dinner and gala, in which top performers are recognized, and those selected participate in the highly coveted fashion and talent show. The red carpet event brings celebrities and media alike.
WHAT ARE SOME IPOP SUCCESS STORIES?
[click here] to check out some of our recent success stories!
Our talent has appeared in movies such as Unbroken, Tron, Pan, the Twilight Safa, Hercules, The Expendables, Pitch Perfect, The Lightning Thief, X-Men, The Conjuring II, Joy, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days, and more.
You’ll find our models in print and fashion campaigns every month.They appear in TV shows including 13 Reasons Why, The Fosters, MacGyver, Liv and Maddie, Ant Farm, Bunk’d, Trophy Wife, Fresh Off the Boat, Dr. Ken, I Didn’t Do It, Kickin’ It, The Thundermans, Lab Rats, Jesse, School of Rock, and many, many more.
HOW MUCH DOES iPOP! COST?
Packages are determined by the iPOP! member and costs will vary based on what is included in the package. Packages differ depending on whether they include training, photos, headshots, meetings, and transportation. Additionally, a number of parents, guests, and registered events are also variables. iPOP!’s registration fees are fixed and are usually a small portion of a member’s package. Questions regarding costs should be directed to your nearest iPOP! member.
IS IPOP WORTH IT?
We certainly think so! If your interest is getting started in the entertainment industry, we can’t imagine a better way to do it! Breaking into the business isn’t easy, and it can be confusing knowing the right path. It’s often true that whom you know plays a big part in your success. You could be the most talented person, but only by getting in front of the right people at the right time will opportunities happen! At iPOP!, you’ll have the chance to perform in front of and meet with the who’s who of the industry in just five days. Imagine how many months or even years (and money!) it would take you to meet with a hundred agents face to face. And that’s assuming you would know who to see, and how to get in the door in the first place.
WHAT AGENCIES DOES iPOP! WORK WITH?
iPOP! is proud to have strong relationships with over 150 different agents, casting directors, managers, record label people, and other VIPs among our invite list.
[click here] to see a list of agencies and other VIPs who have attended ipop!