Korean Opera


To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the friendly relations between Korea and China, a Korean-made opera, Ippni’s Wedding, came to Dongguan’s Yulan Theater on April 29 after premiered in Beijing last July. Performed by the New Seoul Opera, it is based on the 1944 play A Happy Day of Jinsa Maeng by Oh Yeong-jin, combining Korean traditional tunes and modern elements. It largely portrays Korean traditional scenes such as the Korean conventional wedding and displays colorful and stunning Korean ethnic costumes.