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Korea Day Celebration and Symphony Orchestra Concert

October 7, 2022 @ 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm CDT

Hybrid Hybrid Event

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.

UWM Symphony 2022 Korea Day Concert Program

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 

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Virtual Event: FREE
*The virtual event will begin on Friday, October 7, 2022, at 7:30 p.m. CT. Link posted below.


October 7, 2022
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm CDT
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Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts – Helen Bader Concert Hall
2419 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Yes, my event will have a reception
Additional equipment, technology, meeting rooms, dressing rooms, etc.
For 4:30 -6pm event (Korean Cultural event) on Oct 7, as usual, we would need Mic, Sound+ Projection access & Lighting control for the stage would be needed. In the Lobby, we would need 2 long tables with 4 chairs. We borrowed a monitor with stand before. If possible, we could use it again in the Lobby. Considering the Covid-19, we will plan to have packaged food for this year. We used 6 long tables, 10 round tables & chairs that were stored in Zel 280 before. We can use them for an hour (5:50-6:50pm) for this event. There used to be a practice in Zel 280 before or around 3 or 4pm. I am not sure if that is the same this year… Would be good to know that in advance. We will plan to set up and put them back before Orchestra starts their practice in Zel 280 at 7pm as we have done in the past. So as long as tables and chairs are stacked & stored in the room no additional equipment is needed for the reception. (I am also aware the Orchestra’s practice in the main hall from 1:30-3:45.)
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Open to the public
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