Korean Mask Dance – Talchum

In the blog post about Korean Dano Festival, I mentioned that one of the key events of the Gangneung Dano Festival is the Gangneung Gwanno Mask Dance Drama.  Actually, mask dance is a traditional Korean cultural symbol not restricted to Gangneung and there are many other places in Korea which have their own styles of mask dance.  Let’s discuss about talchum, Korean mask dance, in this blog post. Continue reading