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“Mama, Don’t Cry,” a musical about a physicist who is a genius except when it comes to romance, will be performed at Chungmu Art Hall, central Seoul. See THEATER, below. Provided by the organizer

MUSIC



KRAFTWERK

Jamsil Sports Complex, Dome Stage

Saturday: German electronic music pioneer Kraftwerk is holding its first concert in Seoul. The quartet is well known for its ingenious performances, and this time, it will dazzle on a stereoscopic stage specially designed for the show.

To make the most out of the stunning visuals, all audience members will be given 3-D glasses at no charge. The combination of laser beams, a 3-D screen and techno music will usher fans into the fantastical.

The concert starts at 9 p.m.

Tickets cost 110,000 won.

Sports Complex Station, line No. 2, exit 6 and 7.

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



MISCHA MAISKY

Seoul Arts Center, Concert Hall

May 6: Cellist Mischa Maisky will soon perform in Korea. Pianist Martha Argerich was supposed to join Maisky for the first time onstage in

Korea but had to cancel due to illness.

The concert starts at 8 p.m.

Tickets range from 60,000 won to 220,000 won.

Nambu Bus Terminal Station, line No. 3, exit 5

(02) 580-1300, www.sac.or.kr



JASON MRAZ, LIVE IN SEOUL

Jamsil Sports Complex,

Assistant Stadium

May 17: American singer-songwriter Jason Mraz is holding a concert in Seoul. His special guests will perform for the first 100 minutes. The other musicians, invited by Mraz himself, will be guitarist Jung Sung-ha, local electronic band Idiotape, singer Roy Kim and British pop star Joe Brooks.

The concert starts at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets range from 110,000 won to 132,000 won.

Sports Complex Station, line No. 2, exit 6 and 7.

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



ORCHESTRE DES CHAMPS-ELYSEES & COLLEGIUM VOCALE GENT

LG Art Center

June 1 and 2: Belgian conductor Philippe Herreweghe is retuning to Seoul for the second time for Mozart’s Requiem and Symphony No. 41. The master will lead his Orchestre des Champs-Elysees and choir Collegium Vocale Gent as well as Korean soprano Im Sun-hae as a special guest.

The concert starts at 7 p.m. Saturday and 5 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets range from 40,000 to 150,000 won.

Yeoksam Station, line No. 2, exit 7

(02) 2005-0114, www.lgart.com





THEATER



JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Charlotte Theater

Friday to June 9: This Broadway favorite depicts the last seven days of Jesus’ life. The rock opera musical was created by Andrew Lloyd Webber, who also composed smash hits like “Cats.” The cast includes rock star Yoon Do-hyun and Jo Kwon of 2PM as well as Michael Lee, who has performed the musical on Broadway.

The musical starts at 8 p.m. weekdays; 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; and 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. There is no show on Monday.

Tickets range from 50,000 to 131,000 won.

Jamsil Station, line No. 2, exit 3

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



DANCE-EDGE

LIG Art Hall

Saturday to May 4: This program features seven sets of modern dance performance. Each presents exquisite choreography in a unique style based on individual stories.

The concert starts at 8 p.m. weekdays and 5 p.m. weekends

Tickets cost 30,000 won

Hapjeong Station, line No. 2 and 6, exit 8

1544-3922, www.ligarthall.com



AIDA

D-Cube Art Center

To Sunday: A Korean adaptation of Elton John and Tim Rice’s “Aida” is being staged for the third time in Korea.

The musical starts at 8 p.m. weekdays; 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; and 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. There is no show Monday.

Tickets are 60,000 won to 120,000 won.

Sindorim Station, line Nos. 1 and 2, exit 1

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



GISELLE

Chungmu Art Hall

May 2 to 5: The Korean National Ballet will perform iconic “Giselle.” The French romantic ballet is one of the oldest, having premiered in 1841, and tells the story of a country girl named Giselle who falls in love with a man but dies of a broken heart after finding out he is engaged to another girl.

The performance starts at 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; and 3 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets range from 20,000 to 80,000 won.

Sindang Station, line No. 2, exit 1

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



ARSENE LUPIN

Blue Square, Samsung Card Hall

To May 5: Attractive thief Arsene Lupin is the main character in Maurice Leblanc’s novel that has been adapted into a musical.

It starts at 8 p.m. weekdays except Monday; 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday; and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets are 60,000 won to 100,000 won.

Hangangjin Station, line No. 6, exit 2

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



42nd STREET

D-Cube Art Center

May 11 to June 30: The hit musical “42nd Street” will be revived in Korea for the first time in three years. The production will feature lively song and dance on a dazzling set.

The musical starts at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 3 p.m. Wednesday; 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday; and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. There is no show Monday

Tickets range from 50,000 to 120,000 won.

Sindorim Station, line Nos. 1 and 2, exit 1

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



MAMA, DON’T CRY

Chungmu Art Hall

To May 26: “Mama, Don’t Cry” is a musical about a physicist who is a genius except when it comes to love.

Performances start at 8 p.m. weekdays except Monday, and at 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. weekends.

Tickets are 50,000 won.

Sindang Station, line No. 2, exit 1

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



THE DAYS

Daehangno Musical Center

To June 30: This creative musical is jam-packed with emotional songs written by Kim Kwang-seok, who died at the early age of 32. It revolves around the missing daughter of a Korean president in 1992.

The musical starts at 8 p.m. weekdays; 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday; and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets range from 55,000 to 99,000 won.

Hyehwa Station, line No. 4, exit 1

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com





TRADITIONAL PERFORMANCE



HAENGBOK

Sejong Center for the Performing Arts, Grand Theater

May 4: In celebration of family month, three masters of Korean traditional music will team up to make beautiful sounds. Renowned pansori singer Ahn Sook-sun will perform narrative singing, master percussionist Kim Duk-soo will play four Korean instruments and Lee Chun-hee will present gugak.

The concert starts at 7 p.m.

Tickets range from 20,000 to 90,000 won.

Gwanghwamun Station, line No. 5, exit 1 or 8

1544-9373, ticket.interpark.com



SHIM CHUNG

National Theater of Korea

May 9 to 12: The Universal Ballet will again stage Korea’s first ballet 27 years since its debut.

Performances start at 8 p.m. weekdays; 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; and 3 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets range from 10,000 won to 100,000 won.

Dongkuk University Station, line No. 3, exit 6

1544-1555, ticket.interpark.com



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