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The National Theater of Korea

59 Jangchungdan-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 04621, South Korea
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Foreigners friendly theater

They have English subtitle for some performance, foreigner’s academy and even discounted price for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Margareth T
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Seoul, South Korea
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Unfortunate we didn’t watch a performance but outside was cool

Whenever we travel, we like to watch a performance in the country’s National Theater. We were... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2016
Daniel A
,
Beijing, China
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5 days ago
“Foreigners friendly theater”
7 Jun 2016
“Unfortunate we didn’t watch a performance but outside was cool”
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59 Jangchungdan-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 04621, South Korea
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

They have English subtitle for some performance, foreigner’s academy and even discounted price for some performance for foreigners. Nice quality performances!

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Reviewed 8 June 2016

Whenever we travel, we like to watch a performance in the country’s National Theater. We were walking around and we saw the National Theater of Korea. We inquired if we could buy tickets for the night’s performance and we were happy that there was indeed...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2015

We went here to see a Pansori performance. Tickets were inexpensive with a variety of discounts. Several building arranged somewhat like a campus for theater studies. Not much English support, however. Yes, workers speak some English, but no books, materials, programs, translations, headphones, subtitles or...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2015

Recently went to see the U.S. production of the Chicago Musical at the National Theater of Korea. It was a beautiful, upmarket and glamorous theater.

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Reviewed 14 June 2013

The building itself is very grand. It looks impressive from the outside and the grounds are well manicured. This theater holds many famous shows and events. The problem is that the layout and design of the seats makes it terrible. It is all by luck...More

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picturesque views from Namsan Park that make it a top
draw, but N Seoul Tower’s status as a site for lovers
from around the world who come on a daily basis to
place a lock on the tower’s fence, professing their
love to the external world. Nature lovers will be
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