Busan Metropolitan Dance Company
(South Korea)

Founded in 1973, Busan Metropolitan Dance Company is the first municipal dance company established in Korea. The company has inherited and developed the Korean traditional dance with its great artistic creativity and is now at the forefront of the dance theater scene in Busan and beyond.

The company is currently led by Choreographer KIM Yongchul.

Busan Metropolitan Dance Company has performed numerous tours overseas including in Russia, Vietnam, France, Japan, New Zealand, Thailand, Singapore, India, China, Italy, Switzerland, Kenya, Ethiopia, South Africa, Germany, Romania, Bulgaria, the USA and Indonesia as part of a cultural mission to promote tourism to the City of Busan.