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UWM Korea Day Celebration

October 6, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm

UWM Korean Professors Association and Korean American Association of Milwaukee are hosting the 2017 KOREA DAY (한국의 날) Celebration on Friday, October 6, 2017, 4:30-9:30pm at the Helen Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts.

The event includes various Korean cultural events such as Taekwondo demonstration, K-Pop, and Traditional Korean Percussion performance. These performances will expose the rich Korean cultures and traditions to the UWM community and the area residents. You will also have a chance to taste Korean food.

The highlight of the 2017 Korea Day is the classical music concert. Award-winning Violinist Bomsori Kim (김봄소리), will perform Brahms Violin Concerto with UWM Symphony Orchestra led by Prof. Jun Kim (김준용). Program will also include Korean Art songs performed by UWM voice faculty Tanya Kruse Ruck.

•4:30 – 6pm (Bader Concert Hall)
Cultural Events (Free)

•6pm (ZEL 280)
Taste of Korean Food (Free)

•7:30pm (Bader Concert Hall)
Concert (Ticketed event)*:
General Admission – $12; Seniors (w/ID) & UWM Faculty & Staff – $8; Students (w/ID) / under 18  – Free

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October 6, 2017
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts
Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts | 2419 E. Kenwood Blvd.
MIlwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Piano Request
Yes, my event will have a reception
Additional Equipment
Will need access to Zelazo/ Bader Concert Hall from 3pm to get prepared. Cultural event : 4:30-6- on Stage- need Sound and Lighting Reception: 6- 7pm, Zel 280 (if possible also Zel 250)--Tables 7-7:30, Zel 280- Rehearsal 7:30-9:30: Concert, Bader Hall- Please see event form for "UWM Symphony Opening Concert “Bomsori Plays Brahms Violin Concerto”"
For any question Contact: Kyoung Ae Cho or Jun Kim