International Korean Traditional Performing Arts Competition

Lecture Series

November 7, 2015

3:00-7:00PM

Assembly Hall

The Global Voices Performing Arts Series, the International Korean Traditional Performing Art Committee, and the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Chicago are delighted to present the Second International Korean Traditional Performing Arts Competition. The Committee seeks to establish the status of Korean arts and present excellence in Korean culture through professional dance activities. At this competition, amateur artists will demonstrate their talents in the categories of Traditional Instruments, Korean Dance, and Traditional Voice, such as pansori and minyo.

The deadline for entering the competition is October 10, 2015.  For more information or to register, visit kartcompetition.org.

About our Sponsor

The Korean Traditional Performing Arts Committee (KTPAC) was established in 2009 by artistic director Dr. Ae-Deok Lee.  The KTPAC was founded under the objective of introducing and spreading the culture and beauty of Korea to mainstream America, and to connect with other cultures in a global age.  KTPAC enables professional dancers to come together in order to develop Korean cultural heritage through various traditional performances.   Since 2010, KTPAC has educated a second generation in Korean culture through their youth group.

Free and open to the public.

Presented by the Global Voices Performing Arts Series, the International Korean Traditional Performing Art Committee, and the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Chicago.