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Funny Performance!

A funny performance which is highly recommended for young and old. Amused by the acrobatic skills... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2019
Singapore, Singapore
Lots of Fun!

The Nanta show is a great way to spend an evening in Seoul. The show was silly, funny and light... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2019
Bangkok, Thailand
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"A talented troupe of Korean performers treats Cookin' audience to a taste of Culinary lunacy-sliced and diced to percussive perfection." - Playbill, Minetta Lane Theatre-NANTA premiered in 1997 and is the longest running show in Korean history...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
7, Chungjeong-ro, Seodaemun-gu | Chungjeongno NANTA Theatre, Seoul 04536, South Korea
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
+82 2-739-8288
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

A funny performance which is highly recommended for young and old. Amused by the acrobatic skills performed by the cast using kitchen knives. One can enjoy the fun without the need to understand Korean. Cast was superb. Enjoyed ourselves very much.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

The Nanta show is a great way to spend an evening in Seoul. The show was silly, funny and light hearted and the performers very talented. It was amazing witnessing what they could do with simple cooking utensils! The clapping/audience participation part went on a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

No need to buy the more expensive seats as all seats have a good view. We went on a Sunday and it was fairly quite. Entertaining and a little different from the norm. Best to get a taxi (Grab). You can book seats on line....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank gat1234
Reviewed April 3, 2019

This show is a good mixture of eccentric fun, music, rhythm and a light comedy. Good for families. No need to understand Korean language - most of the communication is clear on the basis of a situation, mimes and gestures. There is a vivid hard...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank yurillm
Reviewed March 27, 2019

This is an energetic and humorous show for all ages. It is mostly mimed so there is no need to understand Korean. Our children enjoyed it too, although their attention spans started to wane after about an hour as can be expected for little ones....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 20, 2019

Much better than any of the other shows I have ever seen During my next visit I will be there ones again

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tamerkunlar65
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

The show was humorously executed with polished acts by all the performers. The engaging of the audience was. Plus. Good and interesting show for first timer to contemporary Korean performance art. The location is a big plus in the popular shopping and dining venue of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ko883
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

Good to see a show after all the shopping and eating in Seoul. This show offers drums work, dance, plus a sense of humour. Actors were very professional and the show is great for families.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank victoriak665
Reviewed February 5, 2019

I’m not really a fan of plays or the theatre, so I was really surprised how much I enjoyed Cookin’ NANTA. There is some interaction with the audience (don’t worry if you don’t understand Korean; it’s all based on gestures and expressions). My daughter was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank R0NfromCanada
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

Nanta is a must watch! It is a break from all the shopping and eating, the cause of much hilarity and ensuing laughter from the audience.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Black_angel1512 | Reviewed this property |
You can get the tickets from KLOOK or Trazy. I would recommend u get the tickets from KLOOK whereby you can apply credit card promo code which can get a further discount. Klook costs about usd23 to usd44/ticket depending on... More