Get ready to experience the ultimate K-Pop extravaganza!

The 2023 K-Pop Cover Dance Festival is coming to Australia, and it’s the biggest competition of its kind in the country. If you’re a K-Pop fan, this is an event you simply cannot miss. With the chance to win a coveted spot in the world final in Korea this September, this competition is sure to be fierce. The best K-Pop cover dancers from all over Australia will be battling it out for the top prize, and the energy on stage is sure to be electric.

And that’s not all – we’re thrilled to announce that the legendary Korean choreographer, Back Koo Young, will be joining us as a special judge. His eye for talent is unparalleled, and his insights will be invaluable to all the competitors. But that’s not all – Back Koo Young will also be treating us to a special performance on stage! This is your chance to see one of the biggest names in K-Pop choreography up close and personal. So mark your calendars for the 2023 K-Pop Cover Dance Festival in Australia – it’s going to be an unforgettable event!

Also, join us for an unforgettable experience as we welcome the Korean living legend and renowned K-Pop choreographer, Back Koo Young, who will be leading the K-Pop dance workshop as pre-event of 2023 K-Pop Cover Dance Festival in Australia. This is a rare opportunity to learn from a master of the craft and elevate your dance skills to the next level. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to learn from the best!


1. Special K-Pop Dance Workshop (Pre-Event) – 13:30 ~ 15:00, 3 JUN (90mins session)

2. 2023 K-Pop Cover Dance Festival in Australia (Main Event) – 17:00~19:00, 3 JUN

VENUE: Concert Hall, The Concourse Chatswood (409 Victoria Ave, Chatswood NSW 2067)


1. Special K-Pop Dance workshop (Pre-Event, Booked out)

2. 2023 K-Pop Cover Dance Festival in Australia (Main Event)

– The K-Pop Cover Dance Performances will feature 15 talented finalists.

– The event will be hosted by the esteemed MC in Australia, Andy Trieu.

– A give-away event will be held for the audience.

– Back Koo Young’s solo performance will be showcased as a special judge show.

– The event will culminate with an Awards Ceremony.

– Free Admission event.

– Book your seats by clicking HERE

CONTACT: kpop@koreanculture.org.au

FINALISTS (Alphabetical order)

  • Chroma
  • Cider Dance Crew
  • Diversity Perth
  • K-UA Crew
  • Magic Circle Crew
  • RIFT
  • Trinity of Style Dance Studio
  • Truth Dance Crew


Back Koo Young is a highly acclaimed South Korean dancer and choreographer, widely recognized for his exceptional talent and creative contributions to the world of K-Pop. With a remarkable career spanning several years, he has established himself as one of the industry’s most sought-after choreographers.

Back Koo Young first rose to prominence as a member of the renowned dance crew, 1Million. Since joining the crew in 2017, he has consistently showcased his extraordinary skills and captivated audiences with his innovative choreography. His seamless movements and distinct style have earned him immense praise, positioning him as a prominent figure within the K-Pop dance community.

One of Back Koo Young’s notable achievements includes his collaboration with the popular boy group EXO. His choreography for EXO’s hit song “Ko Ko Bop” not only mesmerized fans but also became a viral sensation on YouTube. With over 23 million views, the music video featuring his choreography has become one of 1Million’s most-watched and highly acclaimed dance performances.

In addition to his work with EXO, Back Koo Young has also made significant contributions to the success of other K-Pop acts. He played a crucial role in creating mesmerizing dance routines for The Boyz during their appearances on the highly competitive reality shows “Road to Kingdom” and “Kingdom.” His exceptional choreography helped elevate The Boyz’s performances, showcasing their talent and artistry to a global audience.

Back Koo Young’s choreographic style is characterized by its versatility, fluidity, and attention to detail. He has an innate ability to interpret music and translate its energy into captivating dance movements. His innovative choreography often blends various dance styles, seamlessly incorporating elements of contemporary, hip-hop, and urban dance to create visually stunning and emotionally powerful performances.

As a testament to his immense talent and contribution to the K-Pop industry, Back Koo Young continues to be in high demand as a choreographer. His choreographic works consistently leave a lasting impact on audiences, pushing boundaries and setting new standards for excellence in K-Pop dance.

With his unwavering passion, dedication, and unparalleled creativity, Back Koo Young has established himself as a trailblazing figure in the world of K-Pop choreography. His artistic vision and remarkable talent continue to inspire and shape the future of dance, earning him a well-deserved reputation as one of South Korea’s most influential and celebrated choreographers.


For more about him, you can check his social media via https://www.instagram.com/mihawkback/