FT Island’s Song Seung Hyun will appear in the musical Jack The Ripper.
Song will meet the audience on August 8 for the first time as Daniel through the musical, which will be staged at the National Theater in Korea.
Since Song, who was born in 1992, is the youngest actor among the other actors who have played the role of Daniel, many people are eagerly anticipating his debut as a musical actor. He sings and plays the guitar in the group FT Island and was cast in the musical for the first time.
Song plays the role of Daniel who is involved in a risky deal for the girl he loves. Ahn Jae Wook, Um Ki Joon, and Super Junior’s Sungmin have also been cast in the musical for the same role.
Song says, “Since this is my first musical, I’m very nervous. But Jae Jin and Hong Ki, who have appeared in the musicals, gave me a lot of and it really cheers me up. The other group members said that they would come to see my first performance.”
He is planning to appear in the musical both in Korea, starting on August 8, and in Japan on September 19 and October 1 and 2.
The musical is based on a real murder case. It first played in 2009 and has become a hit musical in Korea. The musical will play in Korea until August 25.