Introduction to performance
December, a musical in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the birth of the late Kim Gwang-seok, is a jukebox musical with leading roles of a brilliant love story lasted over the past 20 years, Park Gun-hyung, Kim Jun-su, Oh So-yeon and Kim Seunl-gi. will get a ticket booking covering about 90,000 seats for 30 shows on November 1st 2013 at 8:00pm, which is the largest booking in the national creative musical history. In addition, beginning with an unprecedented Monday performance on December 16, it will soak Korea in images of itself.
– The only musical to appreciate Kim Gwang-seok’s own songs, songs for singing and unpublished songs!
– Meeting of storyteller ‘Jang Jin’ and singer ‘Kim Gwang-seok’
– A new change of Korean musical’s top two Park Gun-hyung and Kim Jun-su!
This winter, a brilliant love to touch your heart!
‘Long time no see, how are you doing..?’
Act 1/ in 1992, a lodging house in Seoul
A romanticist ‘Ji Wook’ who enjoys poem, music, and romance,
he plays the guitar and sings a song at the rooftop of the lodging house to find out ‘Yi Yeon’ at a neighboring rooftop and fall in love at first sight. ‘Ji Wook’ comes to fall in love with her, a student activist and a mysterious girl.
‘Ji Wook”s best friend and the lodging house landlord’s son ‘Hoon’ who loves ‘Yi Yeon’,
‘Yeo Il’ who has loved ‘Ji Wook’ with a single-hearted devotion for a long time,
‘Sung Tae’ who is with ‘Yeo Il’ while dreaming of being an inventor with extraordinary ideas
and ‘Hoon”s father and mother
Their dreams and love encounter crossed fates in pain and farewell of the time and in a death and life situation.
Act 2/ Seoul after 20 years
Hoon, Sung Tae and Yeo Il who had spent most of their twenties with Ji Wook are having a hectic urban life with keeping their dreams and love in mind. However, Ji Wook who became a performance director has still a vivid memory of Yi Yeon. One day, Ji Wook encounters a woman at a subway station filled with commuters and is in shock as if Yi Yeon comes back. Even if her age and name are different, he clearly feels the scent of Yi Yeon. The memories with her revive, and he prepares for a new performance. Ji Wook, Hoon, Sung Tae and a fatefully-appeared woman come across their past secrets…
Host: Sejong Center for the Performing Arts, NEW