City of London festival is one of the oldest art festivals in the UK and in partnership with the Korean Cultural Centre the organisers have decided on Seoul as its theme for this year’s event.

South Korea’s top classical musicians will be presenting their talent on UK soil from the end of June up till mid July but there’s also a dash of b-boy to compliment the different richness of Korea’s musical talent.

Here’s the schedule along with the venues and admission prices:


Sun-Wook Kim to perform on Wednesday 25th June, 7:30pm
Location: Stationer’s Hall
Ticket prices: £10 – £20

Yeol-Eum Son Piano Recital on Monday 14th July, 7:00pm
Location: Bishopsgate Institute
Ticket prices: £5 – £12

Myung-Whun Chung and London Symphony Orchestra to perform on Tues 15th July, 8:00pm
Location: St. Paul’s Cathedral
Ticket prices: £5 – £50

Kumho Asiana Soloists to perform on Wednesday 16th July, 7:00pm
Location: Bishopsgate Institute
Ticket prices: £5 – £12

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The Gift performance on Thursday 17th July, 7:00pm
Location: Bishopsgate Institute
Ticket prices: £5 – £12


Anderson's gazes Kyung-Ok Lee's Physical Theatre performance on Saturday 28th June
Location: Mermaid Theatre Millennium Bridge
Ticket price: £20

Ensemble SINAWI to perform on Tuesday 8th July, 7:30pm
Location: LSO St. Luke’s
Ticket price: £18

Yohangza Theatre Company performance of ‘Hamlet on Saturday 12th July, 7:30pm
Location: Peacock Theatre
Ticket prices: £15 – £32


Seoul Metropolitan B-Boy ‘Gamblez Crew’ performances will all be **admission free** and held on Saturday 28th June, 12:00pm and 1:30pm, followed by these dates, locations and times:-

Monday 30th June, 1:15pm at St. Paul Cathedral Steps plus Tuesday 1st July, 12:00pm and 1:30pm at Gherkin, 30 St Mary Ave

Please email the Korean Cultural Centre to book — or telephone 020 7004 2600


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