May 5: Korean Cultural Center Around the World Embassy Tour

Passport DC 2018: Around the World Embassy Tour

Join us at the Korean Cultural Center on Saturday, May 5 to celebrate global culture and all things Korean during Passport DC’s Around the World Embassy Tour! Each year in May, dozens of embassies open their doors across Washington, D.C. for this special city-wide celebration of international culture. The KCC remains a highlight, and this year’s program offers a full day of free performances and activities.

The festivities run from 10am to 4pm at the KCC and many other embassies, For general information and other Passport DC events throughout the month.
When : Saturday, May 5, 10am – 4pm
Where : Korean Cultural Center Washington, D.C. and other embassies
ㅇ 10:00 – 11:00   Korean Performance Team Parade
ㅇ 11:00 – 12:00   Performances: Arirang Dance, Mask Dance, Folk Songs, Korean Traditional Drumming
ㅇ 12:00 – 14:00   Experiences: Beonanori Dish Spinning, Calligraphy, Korean Mask Making
ㅇ 14:00 – 16:00   Performances: Korean Traditional Drumming, Mask Dance, Folk Songs
Live Korean percussion music by Jinmyung! This ensemble interprets Korean traditional music for the modern global age to share with the world the excellence of Korean traditional music.
Korean Traditional Dance of Choomnoori(KTDOC) performs a variety of dances such as the Drum Dance and others.
Washington Sorichung is an organization dedicated to the cultivation of Korean classical music and other Korean traditional arts.

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