A Concert for a Winter’s evening.

A Concert for a Winter’s evening.

Under the baton of its Korean-born Musical Director, Byung-Yun Yu, Thames Philharmonoia performs regularly around Kingston and at London venues such as St John’s Smith Square, presenting a wide classical repertoire as well as more unusual work from around the world. This local orchestra has its first performance at the Landmark Arts Centre in Teddington […]

DULSORI GETS CHICHESTER JUMPING TO THE BEAT AT THE FESTIVAL THEATRE

DULSORI GETS CHICHESTER JUMPING TO THE BEAT AT THE FESTIVAL THEATRE

I’m not sure the theatre staff were quite prepared when the drummer troupe led the audience dancing into the foyer, bashing gongs and drums in a frenzied finale to an energetic evening. Young and old, the Chichester crowd jumped, laughed and clapped to the beat until at last the band’s leader, shirtless and sweating under […]

High Kicking at Richard Challoner: Free Intro Session

High Kicking at Richard Challoner: Free Intro Session

The days are getting longer, children are fully back in the routine of school and personal safety is of utmost importance to everyone. Now is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of the Kuk Sool WonTM Martial Arts Clubs in New Malden. Kuk Sool Won™ is the systematic study of all traditional martial arts and […]

PEOPLE 6#: Dr. SOOK-JA YOON, DIRECTOR OF THE INSTITUTE OF TRADITIONAL KOREAN FOOD

PEOPLE 6#: Dr. SOOK-JA YOON, DIRECTOR OF THE INSTITUTE OF TRADITIONAL KOREAN FOOD

In January 2009 in Seoul I had the pleasure of meeting a gracious lady-Dr. Sook-Ja YOON-who is the foremost authority in South Korea for the making of traditional Tteok, cakes, cookies and for her knowledge of the varieties of tea available. Dr. Sook-Ja YOON was born in GAESUNG-now in North Korea-and comes from an intellectual […]

Korean Classic Film Series

Korean Classic Film Series

Date: Every Thursday from 5 – 25 February 2009 Time: 7:00pm Location: Multi-purpose hall, Korean Cultural Centre UK, Grand Buildings, 1-3 Strand, LONDON, WC2N 5BW Contact: Hye-Jung Jeon at hyejung.jeon@kccuk.org.uk or Tel: +44 (0)20 7004 2606 Booking information: Booking is essential by either calling +44 (0)20 7004 2600 or by email at info@kccuk.org.uk The Korean […]

Asiana leaves its mark in Korean civil aviation history

Asiana leaves its mark in Korean civil aviation history

Asiana Airlines (President & COO: Young-Doo Yoon) was chosen as the Airline of the Year by ATW (Air Transport World), the world’s most prestigious air transport magazine. The Airline of the Year award is given to a major or large international airline which over the years has exhibited outstanding performance in a number of airline […]

Discover Japan #2: Chiba (THE EAST Campaign in Association with Japan National Tourist Organization London Office)

Discover Japan #2: Chiba (THE EAST Campaign in Association with Japan National Tourist Organization London Office)

Chiba Prefecture is crisscrossed by rivers, surrounded by the sea and blessed with rich natural resources, including the water and forests. It is located on the eastern side of the Tokyo metropolitan area, and occupies a peninsula that juts out into the Pacific Ocean. The southeastern part of the peninsula faces the Pacific Ocean, while […]

People #5: Sarah Chang, One of the Most Remarkable Violinists

People #5: Sarah Chang, One of the Most Remarkable Violinists

Violinist Sarah Chang is recognized the world over as one of classical music’s most captivating and gifted performers. One of the most remarkable violinists of any generation, she has matured into a young artist whose musical insight, technical virtuosity, and emotional range continue to astonish. Appearing in the music capitals of Asia, Europe and the […]

London Maum Meditation to Relocate It’s Centre to a Central Area

London Maum Meditation to Relocate It’s Centre to a Central Area

London Maum Meditation has announced that its New Malden centre will be moved to a central area due to its high popularity. “Maum Meditation began in November 1996. Currently, there are 152 meditation centres located throughout the world where over 300,000 people have practised cleaning the mind and body using the simple and precise method […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club