Concert featuring variety of Korean artists to be staged at Hwaseong Fortress

Korea on Stage - Suwon Hwaseong. [KBS]

Top Korean artists ranging from popular K-pop idol groups leading the Korean Wave, classical music and Korean traditional music will stage a special concert at the Unesco World Heritage-designated Hwaseong Fortress in Suwon, Gyeonggi, on Aug. 22, KBS TV network announced on Thursday.

The concert dubbed "Korea on Stage - Suwon Hwaseong," is hosted by the Cultural Heritage Administration and Suwon City and organized by the Korea Foundation for Cultural Heritage KBS TV network in hopes to introduce Korea’s world heritage through various performances to the world.

Along with music performances, there will also be a special video introducing the history behind Hwaseong Fortress.

"Korea on Stage" will be held at an outdoor stage in front of Hwaseomun Gate in Hwaseong Fortress on Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m. The recording will then be broadcast on KBS2 on Sept. 3 at 10:30 p.m. and will also be sent to about 120 countries through the KBS World channel.