Meet the jury - Yun-Cheol Kim

14 November 2016

Yun-Cheol Kim has been Artistic Director of the National Theatre Company of Korea since 2014. He obtained Ph.D from BYU with his dissertation on contemporary American Drama. He served as President of the International Association of Theatre Critics (IATC ) from 2008 till 2014. During his presidency he launched IATC’s webjournal “Critical Stages” in 2009, for which he still participates as an editorial board member. He retired from School of Drama, Korean National University of the Arts in 2015, where he taught for twenty years, and now is its honorary professor. He received the Cultural Order from the Korean government in 2008. Two-time winner of the “Critic of the Year Award,” he has published twelve books, two of which are anthologies of theatre reviews.