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KPop & KDrama pop quiz with Soju Cocktail

Where:DA Aldgate Centre
Are you a KPop or KDrama fans? Get ready to immerse yourself in the worlds of K-Pop and K-Drama at our Pop Quiz Night! Join us for an evening of music, drama, and a dash of competition, all while sipping soju and learn how to make soju cocktail. You will have a chance to win a Korean language course worth £300 from us.

Event Invitation

Test your knowledge of K-Pop groups, chart-topping hits, and iconic K-Drama moments in an exhilarating Pop Quiz. From heart-pounding music to unforgettable drama scenes, this quiz is your chance to prove your status as the ultimate K-Pop and K-Drama queen or king. Winner will be awarded a Korean language course worth £300 from us.

A KNight won’t be completed without a Korean national drinks, soju, we will walk you through a soju tasting tour, showcasing delightful concoctions of different flavour and how to mix it into your favorite Soju cocktail!

Come join us for a night of Soju-inspired creations, fun pop KQuizzes, and the opportunity to win a Korean course. It’s a celebration that promises to be both educational and entertaining!

Details of the event
  • Date: 21 May Tuesday
  • Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Where:  DA Aldgate Center
  • Who: All are welcome! 
  • How much: £30 – book your tickets if you are not one of our current students. Students – please send RSVP.
  • What is included: Soju tasting, a great time and a good chance to win a Korean language course worth £300
If you are a Dear Asia Student
You must be a current student to attend the event free(required)

Cultural introduction

Korean popular culture, encompassing K-pop and K-drama, has experienced a meteoric rise in global popularity in recent years, captivating audiences worldwide with its unique blend of music, drama, and fashion. K-pop, short for Korean pop music, has emerged as a cultural phenomenon, characterized by catchy melodies, slick choreography, and vibrant visuals. Iconic K-pop groups such as BTS, BLACKPINK, and EXO have amassed legions of fans across the globe, propelling Korean music to the forefront of the international music scene. Similarly, K-dramas, or Korean television dramas, have gained widespread acclaim for their compelling storylines, charismatic actors, and high production values. From romantic comedies to historical epics, K-dramas offer a diverse array of genres that appeal to audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Together, K-pop and K-drama showcase the creative talents of South Korea’s entertainment industry, serving as cultural ambassadors that bridge cultures and foster connections across the globe.

Soju, a traditional Korean distilled spirit, holds a significant place in Korean culture and social gatherings. Typically made from rice, barley, wheat, or sweet potatoes, soju is known for its clean, neutral taste and relatively high alcohol content. It is often enjoyed neat or mixed with other beverages to create refreshing cocktails. As a staple of Korean nightlife, soju fosters camaraderie and celebration, serving as a symbol of friendship and shared experiences among friends and family.