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[2016] 30 Sep-9 Oct / Andong Maskdance Festival

Styner Kim
2016-07-01 16:38

Andong Maskdance Festival

Andong Maskdance Festival:  30 September - 9 October 2016

The Andong region has many renowned historical and cultural sites, such as Hahoe Village. However, the major cultural attraction of the region is the Andong Mask Dance Festival.

Visitors to the festival can enjoy the many performances of Korea’s traditional mask dances. These dances are an important part of Korea’s heritage, in particular the byeolsingut talnori dance, which has been designated an Important Intangible Cultural Asset of Korea. International mask dance troupes have also been invited to the festival, so visitors are exposed to folk culture from around the world.
As well as performances, events in the festival program also include mask dance competitions and mask dance lessons, which are available for international visitors.

Location: Downtown Andong area, Maskdance Park (탈춤공원), Hahoe Village, Culture Street

Program Details: - Korean Mask dance performances
- World mask dance performances
- Madanggeuk / Puppetry
- World talnolyi (Mask Play) contest
- Arts Exhibition: Molding / Painting
- Ttalnolyi Parade
- Mask Dance Lesson
- World Mask Exhibition
* Subject to change

(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, French, Spanish, German)


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