The work produced its award-profitable globe premiere Off-Broadway in 2017.
Lucille Lortel-profitable musical KPOP will come to the Broadway stage with previews beginning Oct 13 at Circle in the Sq. Theatre. K-pop singer Luna will star in the production as declared at a push party at New York’s Korean Cultural Centre March 30.
Delving into the environment of K-pop and the entertainment market, KPOP delivers audiences into the facet of the business enterprise generally not observed as it follows the successes and struggles of a fictional corporation and its K-pop expertise. The do the job was conceived by Jason Kim and the Woodshed Collective, and that includes a reserve by Kim with tunes, lyrics, and songs production by Helen Park as perfectly as music and lyrics by Max Vernon.
South Korean singer Luna will star in the musical. She initial debuted in a lady team in 2009 right before launching a solo job in 2016. The singer has also done in quite a few initial musicals and Korean versions of Broadway favorites including Lawfully Blonde, In the Heights, and Higher University Musical on Phase!. KPOP will be her Broadway debut.
The musical, which won 3 Lucille Lortel Awards such as Remarkable Musical, initially opened Off-Broadway in 2017. It received a few Lucille Lortel Awards, like Superb Musical, for its 2017 Off-Broadway environment premiere at Ars Nova. Ma-Yi Theater and the Woodshed Collective also contributed to bringing KPOP to the phase for the run which featured immersive structure by Woodshed Collective, choreography by Jennifer Weber, and route by Teddy Bergman.
KPOP was also awarded the 2018 Richard Rodgers Award and an Off Broadway Alliance Award for Most effective One of a kind Theatrical Knowledge.