Hi Seoul Festival 2010 will invite the World with motion, bringing Spring.
It begins on the 1st of May down by the Han River basin (main stage), and will spread to the entire metropolitan area of Seoul until the 9th of May. Every street in Seoul is connected to the festival, with the Han River being the central spot.
Duration: 9days. from May 1st (Sat) to May 9th (Sun), 2010
Venue: The whole area of Seoul with the Han River as the center
Theme: Physical Theatre (non-verbal performance)
Main Programs: Artistic fireworks, Village of Big top Theatres,World-famous parades & more.
Sub Programs: Farm Experience in the city, Picnic on the bridge, Tossing coins for love & more.
Related Events: Seoul Spring Festival of Chamber music, Global village
This year’s theme is “Physical Theatre” which is used to describe any kind of performance that pursues storytelling or drama through primarily and secondarily physical acting/motion. Therefore, the program of Hi Seoul Festival 2010 will be comprised of 80 domestic and foreign prominent physical theatre troupes, and over 200 performances such as artistic fireworks, big-scale parades and much more.