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Set in Korea under Japanese colonial rule, Comfort Women: A New Musical tells the story of a Korean teenage girl named Goeun who embarks on a journey to Tokyo to make money for her family but ends up at a "comfort station" in Indonesia, where hundreds of teenage girls have been abducted and forced to become sex slaves, also known as "comfort women," for the Japanese Imperial Army during World War II. The musical revolves around the stories of Goeun and other "comfort women," and the audience witnesses how such a tragedy can permanently and painfully transform the life of a young woman.

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