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Einstein on the Beach / Gwangju

  • Asia Culture Center - Asian Arts Theatre 38 Munhwajeondang-ro, Dong-gu Kwangju, 501-050 Südkorea (map)

The 2012 revival of Philip Glass and Robert Wilson's Einstein on the Beach has been shown around the world. Now, after presentations in the US, France, Italy, the UK, Germany, Canada, China, Australia and others, the tour will receive its Grand Finale in Gwangju, South Korea. The new Asia Culture Center is presenting four performances of the opera in its inaugural season.

Without question among the most memorable theatrical experiences I’ve had in the past few years.
— Charles Isherwood, The New York Times
Einstein on the Beach [is] a major work of the 20th century, a work that has revolutionized live performance worldwide.
— Armelle Heliot, Le Figaro (France)
‘Einstein’ may be even more ahead of the theater of 2012 than that of the 1970s.
— Steven W. Thrasher, Rolling Stone

More information and tickets can be found here.

Earlier Event: October 21
The Odyssey / Milan
Later Event: October 22
Pushkin's Fairy Tales / Moscow