SKE48 is an all-female Japanese theater/idol group produced by Yasushi Akimoto. The audition was held during the summer and is set to debut in October 2008. SKE48 will perform in the newly built studio in the renewalled Sunshine Sakae in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, every Saturday. The first SKE48 stage will be a revival of Team A's Party ga Hajimaru yo. They will start performing at Sunshine Sakae from October 15, 2008. By May 2009, they will perform regularly.