KPop News (05/10/19)

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Seo Kang Jun in Manila

KOREAN superstar Seo Kang Jun is coming over with The Last Charm: Seo Kang Jun Live in Manila! on May 25, 6 p.m., at the New Frontier Theater (formerly Kia Theatre) in Cubao, Quezon City. Tickets, which range in price from P3,000 to P8,950, come with a number of extras ranging from group photos to signed posters, from hi-touch opportunities to a raffle to attend a press conference. They are available at He started out as a singer and a member of the group 5urprise and went into acting, giving life to notable characters in hit Korean drama series like Cheese in the Trap, Entourage, Are you Human, too?, and The Third Charm, bagging a number of awards on the way including Best New Actor award for 2014s Cunning Single Lady and recently took the Excellence Award in the 11th Korea Drama Awards.

K-Pop World Music Fest

TICKET pre-selling for the upcoming K-POP World Music Festival 2019 in the Philippines starts on May 10. International promoters RHINO23 and 2WIN E&M team up with local promoter DNM Entertainment and All Access Production to bring Red Velvet, NCT 127, ELRIS, Kim Dong Han, and Sohee on stage as they perform in the K-POP World Music Festival 2019 at the Mall of Asia Arena on June 9. This concert marks Red Velvet’s and NCT 127’s first return since their visits to the country in 2015 and 2017 respectively. The two groups hail from SM Entertainment, one of the top entertainment companies in Korea. Former Produce 101 Season 2 contestant Kim Dong Han recently performed in Manila during a fan meeting on Jan. 14 at the New Frontier Theater with the members of JBJ. Now a soloist, Kim Dong Han is set to perform on an even bigger stage this time around. This will be the first time for K-Pop girl group ELRIS to perform in the Philippines. What makes their visit even more special is that main vocalist and lead dancer Sohee will have a solo stage during the event. Ticket pre-selling for K-POP World Music Festival 2019 will be on May 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the SM City North Edsa Skydome. Number queuing starts at 7 a.m. for SVIP Standing (P10,500), SVIP Seated (P10,500), and VIP Lower Box (P8,400) ticket buyers, and noon for Lower Box (P6,300) and Gold (P3,150) ticket buyers. Public ticket selling will officially start on May 11. Ticket prices are inclusive of ticketing charge.