Season of operas

This year’s sixth annual Korea Opera Festival is gearing up for its monthlong commitment to the operatic arts with five main-stage productions that are rare in the local scene.Kicking off on May 8 at the Seoul Arts Center in Seoc...

[Herald Review] Life in its harshest form in ‘Coin Locker Girl’

Darkness and isolation are the two constants in “Coin Locker Girl,” the feature-length debut from director Han Jun-hee. It is a crime drama ― violent, unpredictable and thrilling, but even amid its unexpected twists and turns t...

K-pop label chiefs advance into other industries

Local entertainment agencies are expanding their businesses to cosmetics, golf, gaming and tourism to take advantage of the growing popularity of K-pop culture in the Asian market.   Leading the trend is YG Entertainment, which ...

‘Crazy Horse Paris’ cabaret to premiere in Seoul

Scintillating one’s seductive senses by gazing upon the sinful tease of bare skin in an unforgettable night of risqu sophistication ― this is the very essence of “Crazy Horse Paris.” Alongside celebrated cabaret acts such as “...