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Kpop Idols Who Have Starred in Musicals  

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Kpop idols are known for their showmanship on Music Bank, Core Music, M! Countdown, etc., etc. Most think that they only look so good because the overly produced stage, lighting, and sound effects. Will they hold up on a real live stage? An intimate one where one can practically see the sweat on the idol's face? The Kpop idols featured on this list have taken the stage as musical performers. They have stepped down from the cute, brightly colored, lip syncing stage to prove themselves as real singers and real performers.

These Kpop stars didn't just hide behind their video production, they went for it in live theater, starring in musicals. Has your bias starred in a musical? Find out now! 
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Kim Ryeowook is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Kpop Idols Who Have Starred in Musicals
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Temptation of Wolves (2011)
High School Musical (2013)
Goddess is Watching (2014)
Agatha (2015)

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Lee Sungmin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Kpop Idols Who Have Starred in Musicals
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Royal Musical Akilla (2009)
Hong Gildong (2010)
Jack the Ripper (2011-2013)
Summer Snow (2013-2014)
The Three Musketeers (2013-2014)
Vampire (2014)
 
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Yesung is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Kpop Idols Who Have Starred in Musicals
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South Korean Mountain Fortress (2009)
Hong Gildong (2010)
Spamalot (2010)
 

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Eunhyuk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Kpop Idols Who Have Starred in Musicals
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Fame (2011-2012)

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