‘Dracula’ which was the top-grossing musical in Korea back in 2014 has confirmed their final line-up, with JYJ’s Kim Junsu once again reprising the lead role of Dracula.
Kim Junsu made his musical debut through ‘Mozart’ in 2010, and has subsequently appeared in ‘Tears of Heaven,’ ‘Elisabeth,’ ‘December,’ and ‘Death Note.’
Besides showing his talented acting ability, Kim Junsu has also become an indispensable heavy-weight actor of the musical world. He starred in the musical ‘Dracula’ in 2014, where he gained recognition for his dashing looks and solid performance as Dracula.
In the musical ‘Dracula’ two years ago, Kim Junsu transformed the usually dark role of Dracula, into a vampire that was humane with hurt inside of him. With his vibrant performance and superb vocals, Kim Junsu was hailed by audience members as the only actor who could bring to life the magical charms of Dracula.
Over 100,000 audience members are expected to turn up for the ‘Dracula’ musical in the two
months weeks of play, and records might once again tumble.
With regards to starring in the musical again after two years, Kim Junsu said, “I’m really happy to be able to star in this musical that I like a lot, and I’ll be standing in front of audience members with a brand new image and alongside new cast members.”
The musical ‘Dracula’ will open at the Grand Theater of Sejong Center for the Performing Arts on January 23 until February 9 in 2016, with ticket sales starting on December 9th.
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