Beast to hold 1st solo concert in Hong Kong

South Korean boy band Beast will hold a solo concert in Hong Kong next month, the group's management agency said Tuesday.The concert, "Beautiful Show in Hong Kong" will take place at Hong Kong Asia World-Expo Arena on May 30, Cube...

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 ...