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  • Gwanghwamun Culture Event, Art Stage to open on Sept. 3

    SMG 1288
  • Place Entrance to Sejong Center for the Performing Arts
    Period Sept. 3 ~ Oct. 20, 6:30 ~ 7:20 pm on weekdays/4:00 ~ 4:50 pm during weekends and public holidays

    * Closed on Mondays and Sept. 17 and 18

    Inquiries +82-2-399-1612 (Sejong Center)

    Homepage (www.sejongpac.or.kr)

    * Performance to be canceled on rainy days


    The 2013 Gwanghwamun Culture Event held last May will resume for the fall season from September 3 until October 20. Its special stage will be the stairs of the entrance to Sejong Center.


    They will perform creative dances, flamenco, and tango on Tuesdays. Brass bands are featured on Wednesdays. Young traditional music artists and world music artists take center stage on Thursdays. Delightful Ska, Reggae, and Latin jazz bands will entertain young people on Fridays. On Saturdays, yoyo circus, juggling circus, B-boying, acoustic performance, etc., will be offered for family visitors. On Sundays, the soul-stirring percussion instrument performance will surely impress visitors.


    Except on September 17 and 18, performances will be held during the Chuseok holidays. This will provide people with a good opportunity to spend their holidays in a special way.

    Gwanghwamun Culture Event – daily program in September

    Sun. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.
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    Opening performance

    Seoul Metropolitan Dance Theatre

    (dancing scarecrow)

    Brass ensemble

    Suwon Philharmonic Orches…