Media Release (26th March 2010)
‘Korea Be Inspired’ Festival 2010
Korean Wave Contest
In conjunction with ‘Korea Be Inspired’ Festival 2010 and ‘Visit Korea Year 2010 – 2012’, the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) is organizing a Korean Wave Contest.
The competition is open to all Malaysians and K-pop fans in Malaysia. Participants are required to perform on either Korean song, dance and impersonality show. Participants would be judged on their singing/dancing ability, stage performance, costume and creativity. Participants are required to prepare their own minus one music. They can contact KTO for further assistance.
The competition offers many attractive prizes:-
Grand prize : 5 x Tour packages to South Korea + gift
1st Runner up : 2 x Tour packages to South Korea + gift
2nd Runner up :RM1,000 + gift
Along with this event, KTO will also be launching a special ‘Hallyu’ (Korean Wave) tour package to visit South Korea. The ‘Hallyu’ tour package is specially targeted to the ‘Hallyu’ fans in Malaysia.
People who are interested to participate in the competition can register their interest at Korea Plaza, Ground Floor, Menara Hap Seng, Jalan P. Ramlee, Kuala Lumpur or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact KTO at 03 2143 9000. Registration begins from 26th March to 14th April 2010. (Materials submission deadline: 14 April 2010)
An audition will be held at the Korea Plaza, Ground Floor, Menara Hap Seng on 17th April from 2pm to 5pm. Participants can sign up as an individual or a group performance.
Korean Wave Contest final will be held at KL Live Centre, Jalan Sultan Ismail, on 15th May from 2pm to 4pm.
For more information, kindly contact:
Communications & Events Manager
Korea Tourism Organization
Contact: +603 2143 9000
‘Korea Be Inspired’ Festival 2010 Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/events/edit/index.php?eid=107161652647179&step=1#!/event.php?eid=107161652647179
Korea Be Inspired Festival 2010 fan page - http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/pages/Korea-Be-Inspired-Festival-2010/103213789717002?ref=ts
Korean Wave Contest event page - http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=107161652647179&index=1
Korea Plaza KL fan page -http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/pages/Korea-Plaza-KL/239522699276?ref=ts
R16 Southeast Asia Finals 2010
R16 World B-boy Championship is part of the ‘Korea Be Inspired’ Festival 2010 which aims to promote the Visit Korea Year 2010-2012, R16 urban youth culture and the Korean Wave (Hallyu). The festival is event managed by GF World Solutions (GFW) and media sponsors are 8tv and 98.8 while venue sponsors are KL Live Centre and Berjaya Time Square.
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