Mask Plays

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Korean Novels - Prose - Oral Literature
... generation until the invention of Hangul (han'gul)--ballads, legends, mask plays, puppet-show texts, and p'ansori ("story singing") texts ... The mask plays are found in Hahoe, Chinju, T'ongyong, Kimhae, and Tongnae in North and South Kyongsang provinces Yangju in Kyonggi Province Pongsan in Hwanghae ... The most representative plays are the sandae kuk genre of Yangju, the pyolsin kut of Hahoe, and the okwangdae nori (five-actor play) of Chinju ...

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    He that plays the king shall be welcome.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

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