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Korea Day Celebration and Symphony Orchestra Concert
October 7 @ 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm CDT
Korea Day Celebration at UWM
The Korean American Faculty & Staff Association at UWM and Korean American Association of Milwaukee host the 2022 KOREA Day (한국의 날) Celebration on Friday, October 7 at the Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts.
- 4:30-6:00 p.m. (FREE): Korean Cultural Program, K-Pop Dance, Korean Song, Art Talk, and Taekwondo demonstration
- 6:00 p.m. (FREE): Paper folding and Korean traditional games shown in the drama Squid Game
- 6:00 p.m. (FREE): Taste of Korean food
- 7:30 p.m. (Ticketed): UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert with Kristin Lee, Violinist
UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert
The UWM Symphony Orchestra will open its season concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts with the award-winning violinist, Kristin Lee, a recipient of the 2012 Avery Fisher Grant, and a top prize winner of the 2015 Naumberg Competition. Kristin Lee will perform Bruch’s Violin Concerto no.1 and Sarasate’s Zigeunerweisen (Gypsy Airs), considered one of the most virtuosic violin pieces.
Under the direction of Jun Kim, the UWM Symphony Orchestra will perform Grieg’s Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Elgar’s Dream Children, and Dance of Polovtsian Maidens by Borodin.
Concert Ticket Pricing – In Person
General – $8
Senior/UWM Faculty & Staff – $6
Youth under 18 – Free (Ticket must be picked up at the PSOA Box Office)
UWM Student – Free (Tickets can be reserved online through the PSOA Box Office)
fees/tax added at checkout
Virtual Event: FREE
*The virtual event will begin on Friday, October 7, 2022, at 7:30 p.m. CT. Link posted below.