“TELL your story.”
“I don’t have one,” Alina Dempsey, 13, whispers back to her mother, at the start of her interview about how she has been accepted into a national K-Pop ‘boot camp’.
Alina is shy at first and lets her mother Kerrie speak for her, but grows more talkative when the topic focuses on her love for Korean Pop.
The Mount Isa schoolgirl was accepted into The Academy Australia’s week-long program, which begins on Sunday in Brisbane. The Academy held auditions across Australia and online and accepted 40 trainees.