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  • October 2016 Cultural Events Calendar

  • Monthly Event Calendar SMG 2886

    Event Dates Venue Admission Content Contact
    2016 Seoul Gugak Week 10.14 (Fri)~10.16 (Sun) 9:00~21:00 Gwanghwamun Plaza Free of charge 2016 Seoul Gugak Week will be held in this October, Month of Culture, at Gwanghwamun Plaza, the center of Seoul with 600 years’ history. During the 2016 Seoul Gugak Week, people can enjoy festivals, performances, exhibitions, and experiences.

    2016 Seoul International Digital Festival 10.28 (Fri)~10.29 (Sat) 10:00~19:00 Gaepo Digital Innovation Park Free of charge This is a place for digital culture, where citizens can experience and participate in the cutting edge technologies and culture of the future. During the festival, digital ideathon, makers’ fever, digital art exhibitions, global conferences, and other spectacles will be held.


    Museum Night: SeMA Friday樂 <From Baroque to Romanticism> Series 3. classicism (2) 10.21 (Fri) 19:00~20:00 Multipurpose hall at Buk Seoul Museum of Art Free of charge A classical music with Quartet Verius, a string quartet.
    Beethoven – Symphony No. 5, Movement 1
    Haydn – Emperor Quartet Movement 2
    and others

    [Sejong Center] Chorus Festival ‘World Folk Music Festival’ 10.13 (Thu) 19:30 Sejong Grand Theater R seats 50,000 won
    S seats 30,000 won
    A seats 20,000 won
    B seats 10,000 won
    The citizens’ choir will perform familiar folk music from around the world. The choir of 350 singers will give audience the thrill that can only be felt by listening to a magnificent chorus.

    [Sejong Center] Homage to Mozart 10.30 (Sun) 17:00 Sejong Chamber Hall R seats 50,000 won
    S seats 40,000 won
    This concert is held to celebrate the 260th anniversary of the birth of Mozart. Divertimento No. 3 in F major, as well as Violin Concertos No.1 and No. 5 will be performed.


    Unhyeongung History Concert in a Garden 10.7 (Fri), 10.21 (Fri)
    Unhyeongung Irodang Free of charge Spoken performance will be held where historians talk about the history of Unhyeongung and Gugak.

    Whale Hamlet 10.12 (Wed)~10.16 (Sun)
    Weekdays 20:00 / Sat 15:00, 19:00 / Sun 15:00
    Naru art center Undecided [Selected as Permanent Theater Organization Assistance Projects of Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture] Whale Hamlet is based on Shakespeare’s Hamlet. It has been adapted for modern audiences.

    Rhinoceros 10.28 (Fri)~10.30 (Sun)
    Fri 20:00 / Sat, Sun 15:00
    Haeorum Theater R seats 50,000 won
    S seats 40,000 won
    The original work of Rhinoceros is the main repertory of Théâtre de la Ville, in France. Rhinoceros was first played in 2004. The world-renowned French director enhanced the magic of the original several times over, adding incredible production to the work.


    NT Live ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ 10.15 (Sat)~10.16 (Sun) 14:00 Haeorum Theater All seats 15,000 won Masterpiece written by Tennessee Williams, the best playwright of the 20th century


    NT Live ‘A View from Bridge’ 10.14 (Fri)~10.15 (Sat)
    10.14 (Fri) 20:00,
    10.15 (Sat) 19:00
    Haeorum Theater All seats 15,000 won Intensive and surprisingly bold work – Evening standard