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Marie Curie: original cast screening + Q&A

Date: Saturday 8 June 2024, 2pm - 5:30pm
Venue:
KCCUK | Grand Buildings | 1-3 Strand | London WC2N 5BW | | [Map]

Tickets: Free | Register via KCC Website
Marie Curie Musical headshots

To celebrate the West End launch of the award-winning musical ‘Marie Curie‘, the Korean Cultural Centre will offer an opportunity to enjoy a full-length film of the musical with the original Korean cast. The performance being screened was recorded live and features Joo-hyun Ok and So-hyang Kim who both portrayed Marie Curie during the 2020 run in Seoul.

After the screening, the actors Joo-hyun Ok, Kim So-Hyang, and the producer will discuss their roles and share their insights about the production.

Experience the captivating Korean original musical ‘Marie Curie’ live at Charing Cross Theatre, London. Don’t miss the West End premiere of this acclaimed production, scheduled to run from June 1st to July 28th, 2024. Booking at charingcrosstheatre.co.uk

Joo Hyun Ok

Joo Hyun OkFollowing on from a successful career in K-pop with the girl group Fin. K.L, Joo Hyun Ok became a musical actress in 2005. She has showcased her exceptional singing and acting skills in various productions including the musical “Aida”. Her award-winning career also includes performances in “Chicago”, “Cats”, and “42nd Street”.

So Hyang Kim

So Hyang KimFollowing on from her debut in 2001 in the musical “Gospel”, So Hyang Kim played the main role in the Broadway touring musical ‘Sister Act’. In 2023, she performed as Nannerl Mozart in “Mozart!” and as Frida Kahlo in “Frida” and in 2024, she played the title role in “Marie Antoinette”.

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