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Being Faust - Enter Mephisto
      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim
      PAST EVENTS

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust @ Mephisto&co.”
      Place: MEPHISTO&CO.(Duri Dance Theather) (Seoul, South Korea)
      Date and Time: 25 - 30 April 2017, 7:30 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Hyundong Ju “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” at Festival284
      Place: Culture Station Seoul 284 (Seoul, South Korea)
      Date and Time: 20 October - 27 November 2016
      Every Wednesday 8 p.m., Sunday 3 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Weimar
      Place: Kasseturm (Weimar, Germany)
      Date and Time: 1 June 2016, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
      2 June 2016, 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Athens
      Place: Goethe-Institut Athen (Athens, Greece)
      Date and Time: 23 May 2016, 8 p.m.
      24 May 2016, 8 p.m.
      25 May 2016, 8 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Seoul
      Place: cel Stage (Seoul, South Korea)
      Date and Time: 28 April 2016, 7 p.m.
      29 April 2016, 7 p.m.
      30 April 2016, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
      1 May 2016, 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Shanghai
      Place: Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center (Shanghai, China)
      Date and Time: 26 February 2016, 7:30 p.m.
      27 February 2016, 7 p.m.
      28 February 2016, 7 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Manila
      Place: Shutterspace Studios (Manila, Philippine)
      Date and Time: 4 December 2015, 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.
      5 December 2015, 12 p.m., 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in George Town(Penang)
      Place: Hin Bus Depot Art Centre (George Town(Penang), Malaysia)
      Date and Time: 27 November 2015, 8 p.m.
      28 November 2015, 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.
      29 November 2015, 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Tokyo
      Place: Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Theatre East (Tokyo, Japan)
      Date and Time: 19 November 2015, 5 p.m.
      20 November 2015, 5 p.m.
      21 November 2015, 12 p.m. and 4 p.m.
      22 November 2015, 12 p.m. and 4 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Vilnius
      Place: Vilnius University Library, White Hall (Vilnius, Lithuania)
      Date and Time: 14 May 2015, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
      15 May 2015, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
      16 May 2015, 12 p.m. and 4 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Budapest
      Place: Katona József Theatre (Budapest, Hungary)
      Date and Time: 10 May 2015, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
      11 May 2015, 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Prague
      Place: National Library of Technology (Prague, Czech Republic)
      Date and Time: 5 May 2015, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.
      6 May 2015, 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
      7 May 2015, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.

      In cooperation with the National Library of Technology the Goethe-Institut organized the game "Being Faust – Enter Mephisto". The event was part of the SPIELTRIEB! project.

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      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Ozak “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” at World Cultures 2014
      Place: Art Sonje Center (Seoul, South Korea)
      Date and Time: 13 and 14 December 2014, 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.

      In cooperation with the Korea Arts Management Service (KAMS), “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” was presented at the Art Sonje gallery in Bukchon, a traditional neighborhood of Seoul. The event was part of the World Cultures 2014 festival.

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      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in Hongkong
      Place: Fringe Club (Hongkong)
      Date and Time: 29 November 2014, 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

      Goethe-Institut Hongkong has invited “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” to its second event outside Korea: this time the game will visit the Fringe Club in the East Asian megacity.

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      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” in the National Theater of Korea
      Place: National Theater of Korea (Seoul, South Korea)
      Date and Time: 21 and 22 September 2014, 7 p.m.

      At the end of September 2014, “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” was installed in the lobby of the National Theater of Korea in the shadow of Mount Namsan. The National Theater of Korea had already staged “Faust” four times in the last 60 years. For two days, more than two hundred players experienced a completely new approach to the iconic German drama.

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      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” at the A Maze Festival 2014
      Place: Ithuba Gallery (Johannesburg, South Africa)
      Date and Time: 11 – 13 September 2014

      The first event outside Korea took "Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” to the A Maze Festival in Johannesburg, South Africa. During a total of six shows, visitors had the chance to immerse themselves in the German-Korean Faust game.

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      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” at the Seoul Metropolitan Library
      Place: Seoul Metropolitan Library (Seoul, South Korea)
      Date and Time: 1 September 2014, 7 p.m.

      On 1 September 2014, "Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” was finally presented to the general public. This time the venue was the Seoul Metropolitan Library, flagship of the Korean capital's public libraries. It is located in the former city hall, right in the heart of the city. 100 participants and invited guests delved into the world of MEPHISTO&co..

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      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim Sneak Preview II
      Place: Goethe-Institut Korea (Seoul, South Korea)
      Date and Time: 4 July 2014, 7 p.m.

      On 4 July 2014, the second test run of “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto” took place, this time at Goethe-Institut Korea. Once again a select group of invitees had the chance to contribute to the development of this unique version of Faust.

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      Photo: Goethe-Institut Korea / Yunsik Lim Sneak Preview I
      Place: Kyobo Bookstore Gangnam (Seoul, South Korea)
      Date and Time: 30 May 2014, 9:30 p.m.

      On 30 May 2014, the time had come: a hand-picked group were invited to be the first to test the “big game” “Being Faust – Enter Mephisto”, which was developed by Goethe-Institut Korea and Nolgong. A mid-night session at the Gangnam branch of the Kyobo Bookstore proved to be the perfect setting for the game.

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