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 The Korean Cultural Centre says the performance of the Bongsan Mask Dance Drama team at the just concluded Calabar Festival is to mark 10 years of the Embassy s relocation from Lagos to Abuja The Director of the centre Mr Han Sungrae made this known in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday The team performed for the first time on Dec 26 at U J Esuene Stadium during the Carnival Kings and Queens Night as part of the Korean Cultural Day event The 17 member team also participated in the street carnival of Dec 28 they performed Korean traditional music dance called Salmulnori Mask dance and Lion dance Their performances were quite humorous and exciting Sungrae said He noted that the Chairman of Calabar Carnival Commission Mr Gabe Onah expressed gratitude to the Korean team for their participation saying Nigerians enjoyed their shows especially the Mask and Lion dances Sungrae expressed satisfaction with the participation of the Korean team in the carnival I want to express the willingness of Korea to also be part of other festivals in many parts of Nigeria such as Kaduna Port Harcourt among other states NAN reports that Calabar Carnival which started in 2004 is organised by the government of Cross River It has since become one of the biggest street carnival and tourism attraction in Africa with about one million people taking part in the carnival Edited by Felix Nwadioha NAN
Korean Team performance at Calabar Carnival exciting – Director

Korean Cultural Centre

The Korean Cultural Centre says the performance of the Bongsan Mask Dance Drama team at the just concluded Calabar Festival is to mark 10 years of the Embassy’s relocation from Lagos to Abuja.

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Han Sungrae

The Director of the centre, Mr Han Sungrae, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday.

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Esuene Stadium

“The team performed for the first time on Dec. 26 at U J Esuene Stadium during the Carnival Kings and Queens Night as part of the Korean Cultural Day event.

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“The 17-member team also participated in the street carnival of Dec 28; they performed Korean traditional music dance called Salmulnori, Mask dance and Lion dance.

“Their performances were quite humorous and exciting,’’ Sungrae said.

Chairman of Calabar Carnival Commission

He noted that the Chairman of Calabar Carnival Commission, Mr Gabe Onah, expressed gratitude to the Korean team for their participation, saying Nigerians enjoyed their shows especially the Mask and Lion dances.

Sungrae expressed satisfaction with the participation of the Korean team in the carnival.

“I want to express the willingness of Korea to also be part of other festivals in many parts of Nigeria such as Kaduna, Port-Harcourt among other states.’’

Calabar Carnival

NAN reports that Calabar Carnival, which started in 2004, is organised by the government of Cross River.

It has since become one of the biggest street carnival and tourism attraction in Africa with about one million people taking part in the carnival.



Edited by: Felix Nwadioha
(NAN)

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