NCT Doyoung is set to make his musical theater debut in the famous play Marie-Antoinette; Watch the trailer


NCT’s Doyoung is a singer, actor and host who will soon be known as a musical actor too! On May 6, EMK Musical Company announced that Doyoung will take part in the famous piece Marie Antoinette and make her musical debut with her! Since debuting in 2016 with NCT and showing us great performances in groups NCT and NCT 127, we are sure this is just the start of Doyoung’s rise to new heights!

EMK Company said that the world-popular NCT group’s DOyoung has been chosen to play Axel von Fersen, a Swedish nobleman and one who falls in love with Marie-Antoinette, the Queen of France. He is a courageous aristocrat who fought for the American Revolution. He understands and loves the real Marie-Antoinette and is someone she can count on, anytime for anything.

Since Doyoung’s decision to appear in the musical, he has taken singing and acting lessons to improve and hone in on the play. A musical vocal trainer even praised him saying he has a great voice and his passion as Fersen can certainly be seen on


During an interview for the play, Doyoung said: “It is an honor to be part of Marie-Antoinette. I’m nervous for my first musical challenge but can’t wait for the day I take the stage. I will do my best to give you a good performance.

Marie Antoinette is a live musical comedy that premiered in November 2006 in Tokyo. The musical book and lyrics are written by Michael Kunze and have music by Sylvester Levay. The story tells the tale of two parallel lives and how they collide, ultimately leading to their downfall. One is the infamous Queen of France, Marie-Antoinette and the other is Margrid Arnaud, a poor woman. Their life changes during the French Revolution.

Watch the exciting trailer below!

The musical piece is scheduled from July to October and will open on July 13, 2021, with the wonderful decor of 18th century France, with the Palace of Versailles, outfits from the Rococo era and more.

Are you excited to see Doyoung make his musical debut? Tell us in the comments below!


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