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1st JYJ Turkey Festival “Shows” and “Gifts”
1st JYJ Turkey festival sponsored by KOFICE executed with 250 people, according to the first calculation, became a host to many colorful shows.
The festival started with promotion videos of Korea Tourism Organization Istanbul Office.
In later times of the event, break & hiphop dance teacher Tolga Bostancı (who has an important place among the JYJ Turkey team) and Poyraz Geçit (who is the dancer of one of the most popular Turkish pop artists) drew much interest with the perfect show they prepared for the song of JYJ called “Empty”.
Contestants, who were ranked in first places in the competitions that were held online before the festival and within vocal, dance and instrumental performance categories, appeared on the stage with enthusiasm after an exciting wait.
While “In Heaven” was magical to the audiences’ ears with an instrumental performance, “I don’t like love” song of Xia Junsu and the Japanese song called “W” by JYJ were live on the stage. Also the dance of “Tarantallegra” was performed as the audience were overflowing with its rhythm and music.
In addition to all these, fan arts were exhibited in the festival area and presented to audience with a closer look. All the participants of fanart contest were mentioned one by one on the stage including the countries they participated from. JYJ Turkey sent their gratitude to everyone who bravely joined the contest and spent their effort.
There was a big interest to the game JYJ Turkey themselves created too. While the players tried to get into the shapes of Korean letters, everyone choked with laughter.
The “Hanbok” show presented in festival become a visual component reflecting Korean culture to the stage. After the show models promoting hanbok outfits and participants who wanted to take photos with JYJ blogs were taken to the stage in turn. Then they immortalized those moments with the photos taken.
JYJ Turkey did not leave participants without gifts during the event that was held with audience in another draw.
10 people, who were placed in first ranks in fan contest within festival, won “In Heaven” albums signed by all three members of JYJ.
You can see the winners here
İlayda Korkmaz won the right to have the “In Heaven” album in the draw that happened after the flashmob show that was filmed earlier on the same day as the festival
Official JYJ goods, that were brought to the festival by The General Consulate of the Republic of Korea, were distributed to audience in another draw.
Also the gifts provided by New’in Boutique (Another supporter of JYJ Turkey) were handed out to the people who took place in the games.
It was observed that the participants who won gifts were very happy in the event. Especially the official JYJ goods brought by the consul general created a huge excitement.
Stay tune for flashmob and festival videos! Coming soon ^__^