Monday, October 20, 2014

Daegu Fall Festival / The peak of the fall season! How to spend fall in Korea! 2014 Daegu International Opera Festival

Fall in Korea is known to be really pretty
2014 Daegu International Opera Festival that will add to this beautiful fall is being held in everyone’s excitement.

It is sad to hear that there are only two more days left~
We’ll now introduce you scheduled operas and unit events in Daegu International Opera Festival.

The 12th Daegu International Opera Festival


- When : October 2nd, 2014 (Thurs)~ November 1st (Sat)
- Where : Daegu Opera House
- Concert schedule :
1. The Merry Wives of Windsor


When: October 24th (Fri) 7:30PM ~ October 25th (Sat) 3PM
Detail: As a masterpiece of Otto Nicolai, the opera that deals with an incident of Count Falstaff sending identical love letters to the married women in the village, has the humor of Shakespeare, romantic music of Nicolai, and tradition of German opera. 

2. The Magic Flute


When: October 31st(Fri) 7:30PM ~ November 1st (Sat) 3PM
Details: As the last opera of the genius composer Mozart and the masterpiece of German folk singspiel with music and dialogue added, “The Magic Flute” has fairy tale like synopsis and hides deep symbolisms in the music making it interpretable in different ways depending on the unfolding method and the audience.

- Admission fee : Seat R 70,000won / Seat S 50,000won / Seat A 30,000won / Seat B 
  20,000won / Seat C 10,000won
- Reservation and inquiries : 053-666-6023
- Homepage : http://www.daeguoperahouse.org/
- Unit events : 
▲Source: Daegu International Opera Festival Blog

1. Free opera talk
When: Weekdays 6:30PM~6:45PM / Weekends 2PM~2:15PM
Details: Opera talk before the concert, free talk with Daegu Opera House head director, main actors, and actresses on the opera

2. Free concert
Details: Free concert on the Daegu Opera House outdoors square stage
- Closing Concert & The Best Opera Award Ceremony reservation
When you make phone reservation before the last concert of Daegu International Opera Festival, ‘Closing Concert & The Best Opera Award Ceremony’, you can view it for free of charge.

- Reservation period : September 29th (Mon) ~ October 31st (Fri) 5PM
- How to reserve : Phone reservation (4 tickets per person) 
- Inquiries and reservation number : 053-666-6023
- Seat assignment : first come first serve based seating
- Ticket pick-up : Pick-up ticket from the ticket booth on the first floor lobby on the day of the   event after checking with the list of reservation