Dance is an art. Some people dance to express their feelings and emotions. Other people dance to feel better. Dance can be used to tell a story.
Today, I will introduce to you a special interview with the B-boy Master Lee Woo Sung with a B-boy career spanning for over 20 years. He worked in JYP and YG Entertainment as a trainer and choreographer for K-Pop groups such as, BIGBANG, Jay Park, Seo Tai-ji, and Seven.
He performed a lot of great shows around the world.
Here is the dialogue:
Aya – Thank you for your time , I’m a big fan of you , You inspire me and I’m so Happy To Make this interview with you .
Q – At first can u tell us , Since when did you start dancing & Why did you Choose Popping Dance ?
B-boy Master : A – I started Popping Dance and New Jack swing in 1990 .
At that time, I was a big fan of Michael Jackson & Bobby Brown .
so I found it’s necessary for me to act & I started B-boying Dance in 1994 .
Aya : Q – What was the first compeition you participated in ?
B-boy Master : A – in 1992 : I participated in SBS competition by the name ” Lee Woosung & Turntables” & we won it we made a team & worked as a professional Bboy team. In 1997, we used the name “Expression,” and we won the Korea Sumit competition in 2000. It was the first street dance competition in Korea.
Aya : – you are the leader of Expression Crew, the first Korean group who won the International Battle of the Year in 2002 , which placed South Korea on the map in the B-boy world .
Q- What did you do after this great achievement ?
B-boy Master : A – After That I won many B-boy competitions.
I made a performances that people have never seen before , ” It was Marionette Show ” .
Aya : – in 2005 you created The most famous performance “ Marionette ” You have performed this show around the world .
and I was so lucky to attend this incredible show , I really enjoyed it .
Q- Can you tell us about the story of Marionette show ?
B-boy Master : A – Marionette has three stories .
First , is the Doll & a puppeteer
The story is about a Doll that want freedom & a puppeteer understand each other.
The second , is a Girl and a Doll.
A Doll loves a girl ,
The girl gets older, but the doll doesn’t .
It’s a story of time and love .
Third , a wizard & an old puppeteer ,
The old puppeteer gets out of the theater because of the young wizard.
It’s a story about life .
To know more about this amazing story , Check it out this video now ! 👇
Aya : Q- You always dance with a mask What is the secret behind that ?
B-boy Master : A – The first reason is loneliness .
The second reason is that I wanted to expression my feelings with my body .
I didn’t want to expression it with a facial expression .
Aya : Q- What is your dream that you want to achieve and the objectives you want to reach ?
B-boy Master : A – The reason why I dance is always the same .
My job is a dancer , I protect my family by this job , This is a blessing from God .
And I will continue to try to make a new things , Media and holograms . I will make a performance using 3D media .
Aya : – Thank you so much for this Amazing Interview , I wish to you all the best and success and to achieve all your Dreams .