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06-26-2010 12:07 BJT Special Report: Shanghai World Expo 2010 |

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While the South Korean team is still performing well at the World Cup, their dancers are attracting a slew of attention at the World Expo.

Wearing loose-fitting T-shirts and trousers, the young dancers are displaying that their country is a center for hip hop in Asia.

Zeal, quick beats, and youthful charm dance troupe Sachoom from Seoul have no problem catching the eye of every visitor.

Their dances - a mix of street dance, jazz, break dancing and disco - are winning over audiences with their strong South Korean flavor, which can be seen in their hairstyle, clothes, and music.

Sometimes, the dancers took the viewers' breath away with their smart execution of difficult skills and their compact arrangement.

After displaying a modern or futuristic South Korea, the dancers slowed down to show more of their country's traditional style such as the fan dance, and their take on ballet.

Audience Member, said, "The atmosphere is very enthusiastic. Their performance fits in with our youngsters' taste very much."

Performer, said, "Through a combination of hip hop, ballet, and others, we like to fire the scene up and interacting with the audience."

The South Korean dance troupe has performed at the Shanghai World Expo over 100 times. They will entertain more audiences in the months to come, with their signature dance moves and youthful enthusiasm.

Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source:

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