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Enjoy performing arts at home: 2020 Welcome Daehakro (대학로, 서울) is back
Enjoy performing arts at home: 2020 Welcome Daehakro (대학로, 서울) is back
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  • 승인 2020.09.17 08:00
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Welcome Daehakrois the most famous performing arts festival designed for tourists that takes place in Daehak-ro Street, Seoul, often considered as the “Broadway in South Korea". It is a festival where you can enjoy a variety of performing arts including non-verbal performances, traditional performances, musicals, stage plays, and more. The festival first started in 2017 and is held every autumn attracting theater fans in Korea and from abroad.  

In this year, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Welcome Daehakro will start with an online opening ceremony called Welcome Show broadcasting live on Naver TV and YouTube at 7p.m on September 18. Also, there will be special programs such as Fan Meeting with Musical Stars, Welcome Daehakro Nonverbal Showcase, Musical Showcase, and Welcome Daehakro Rooftop Live. For now, they all were planned to be broadcasted online but may be changed to an offline event depending on the situation.

Besides, from September 11 to November 15, Daehakro Welcome Theater Uniplex 1 will feature the musical “Sonata of a Flame,” play “Temple,” musical “Ari Arari,” gugak performance “Sun & Moon,” and musical “Ul-ssoo” in this order.


More info: (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)