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K-CONCERT Series 2 : The Banquet

K-CONCERT Series 2 : The Banquet

Performing Arts

Friday, April 24, 2020

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The Banquet
National Dance Company of Korea
Source : National Theater of Korea

The Korean Cultural Center Los Angeles(Wijin Park, Director) presents a special K-Concert Series(2) by National Dance Company of Korea.

A Banquet of traditional dance portrayed as a magnificent landscape
The Banquet, composed with traditional dance repertories of Korean dance masters, contains the past and present of Korean dance. The piece set an unprecedented record for Korean dance piece by selling out every show since the premier, and its contemporary interpretation of tradition was highly acclaimed by both audiences and critics.
Court dance that took place in Jongmyo ritual, Buddhist dance rituals like Barachum, and a collection of folk dance forms like Jangguchum are arranged with the changes of seasons. The banquet of dance unfolding on white stage in five traditional colors will strongly captivate the audience, with the highlight at the end with 50 people dancing new-Taepyeongmu(Dance of Peace).

The online screening period (2020.4.24-5.1) has ended.

Production National Theater of Korea·National Dance Company of Korea
Choreographer Cho Heung-dong
Mise-en-scene Jung Ku-ho
Co-choreographer Kim Young-suk, Yang Sung-ok
Music Director Park Jae-rok
Arranger·Conductor Ryu In-sang
Documentary Film 57STUDIO

Last Update : 05-28-2020