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Concert to bring together Korean, foreign traditions

Seoul’s Senior Public Diplomacy Group will host a free folk music and dance concert at the National Museum of Korea on Sept. 6.The concert, which brings together performers from nine countries, including Korea, was set up as part of the group’s efforts to promote Korean culture and bring...

Updated : 2015.08.26 19:00

Exotic Beasts art group to prowl in Busan

Busan’s creative community is set to get a boost from a brand new creature feature.Exotic Beasts is a new group designed to give artists in Busan and nearby areas exposure through exhibitions and a w...

Updated : 2015.08.26 19:00

N.K. film hopes to inspire action

A new documentary by an expat director sets out to highlight the struggles of people campaigning for change in North Korea, and hopes to inspire viewers to join the fight.Director of “While They Watc...

Updated : 2015.08.26 18:59

Ulsan expats gear up for sports day gathering

Ulsan’s expats are set to compete in a sports day Sunday, as the organizers hope to build on the return of the annual event last year.Athletes will compete in soccer and other sports at the event, wi...

Updated : 2015.08.26 18:58

Expat comics to descend on Korea for stand-up contest

Expat comedians based across Asia will battle it out in the Korea International Comedy Competition next weekend.A follow-up of last summer’s Seoul International Comedy Competition, this year’s event...

Updated : 2015.08.19 18:44

PSCORE to host rock show in aid of N.K. defectors

A rock concert in Itaewon will raise money for North Korean defectors Saturday. The concert is part of the Rock Out series of shows to raise money for People for Successful Corean Reunification (PSCORE)’s North Korean Defector Education Fund. The fund pays for free tutoring for defectors....

Updated : 2015.08.19 18:44

Camarata seeks young singers for kids’ choir

The Camarata Children's Choir performs at the Chungdong First Methodist Church in central SeoulCamarata Music Company is seeking young singers for its children’s choir in the fall session to begin at...

Updated : 2015.08.19 18:44

Seoul Players seeks actors for 10 Minute Play Festival

The Seoul Players are holding auditions next weekend for the 5th Annual 10 Minute Play Festival, in November. The festival features 16 previously unperformed plays by writers inside and out of Korea, each lasting 10 minutes.Seoul Players is looking for actors of all types and there is no n...

Updated : 2015.08.19 18:43

Free labor law seminar offered in Itaewon

Itaewon Global Village Center will host a free seminar on labor law for people on teaching, professional and entertainment visas on Aug. 29.Labor counsellor Song Jae-ho, who works at YIO Labor Law Office and offers labor law counseling for the center, will lead the seminar for those on E-2...

Updated : 2015.08.19 18:43

National Gugak Center offers traditional music classes

The National Gugak Center is offering a program of traditional music classes for foreigners this fall.There are courses available for three instruments: janggu, an hourglass shaped drum; haegum, a simple fiddle-like instrument; and gayageum, a 12-stringed zither. Beginner and intermediate ...

Updated : 2015.08.19 18:37

U.S. stand-up Sean Patton to perform in Korea

U.S. comedian Sean Patton will be performing this weekend at expat comedy shows in Pyeongtaek, Gyeonggi Province, and Busan.Patton, who has made various TV appearances in the U.S. and released his fir...

Updated : 2015.08.13 14:33

Start-up demo session to be held in Seoul

The Seoul Global Center is planning a start-up demonstration event next month to allow expat entrepreneurs to show off their ideas in tech-related fields.At the event, run jointly with Kookmin University, teams will be invited to show off their ideas in information and communications techn...

Updated : 2015.08.12 18:54

Bracket art magazine reopens in Daegu

Daegu-based art magazine Bracket has reopened six months after stopping production after acquiring a new editor and new funding.The first edition of the relaunched magazine came out in July, featuring...

Updated : 2015.08.12 18:54

Gwangju center runs tour to beach island

The Gwangju International Center will run a beach tour to Imjado Island, part of the Sinan County archipelago off the southwestern coast. The tour will visit the Muan Ecological Tidal Flat Center on the way to step out onto the mud flats and learn about the animals that inhabit them. Also ...

Updated : 2015.08.12 18:54

Free tax advice offered in Gangnam

Tax counselors from Yeoksam District Tax Office in southern Seoul will visit Yeoksam Global Village Center on Tuesday to provide free one-on-one advice for foreign residents who have tax issues.The sessions will run from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the center building near Gangnam Station.T...

Updated : 2015.08.12 18:54