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Friday, December 10, 2010
[news] 101210 JYJ's Junsu Cast in Leading Role for Musical "Tears of Heaven"
JYJ’sJunsuwill be heading overseas next for the Great White Way, as he’s been casted for a leading role in theBroadwaymusical, “Tears of Heaven“.
Considered to be the ambitious work ofSeol Company’s CEO,Seol Do Yoon, andCore Content Media’sKim Gwang Su, the production revolves around a love triangle set during the Vietnam War between a Korean soldier, a female Vietnamese singer, and an American officer. Junsu has been casted for the role of ‘Jun Hyung’, the Korean soldier that falls in love with the Vietnamese singer, ‘Lin’. ‘Jun Hyung’ later becomes a famous composer and the father to his daughter that he had with Lin.
Seol Company reportedly set aside $10 million USD for production costs alone. The musical is scheduled to open for December 27th in Korea, and will run for a month there before being taken overseas to Japan and Europe. A performance in the States by 2012 has been pinned as their ultimate goal.
Representatives of Seol Company revealed on December 10th, “We cannot give a confirmation statement right now regarding the cast line-up. All final casting decisions will be made public at the production conference to be held on the 13th. By February, this musical will be performed all over Asia, including Japan and Hong Kong. The ultimate goal is Broadway.”
ComposerFrank Wildhornof “Dracula” and “Jekyll & Hyde”will be producing the songs, while Junsu will be working alongside Broadway starBrad Little.