First Glimpse of NCT’s Doyoung as Count Axel for EMK musical “Marie Antoinette”

By: EnVi Magazine

By Mafe Morales | @MafeMorales


On May 13, EMK production released the teaser for the third season of the musical “Marie Antoinette,” along with the final reveal of the cast. Fans got to see a small clip of NCT’s Doyoung- who will be joining the return of the musical in his role as Count Axel Fersen, a Swedish aristocrat. This is Doyoung’s first-ever take as a musical actor, and NCTzens are excited about what is to come.



In the teaser, we see Count Axel make his appearance embracing his love, Marie Antoinette. “Marie, our last has already been decided.” With just one line portraying so much emotion, coupled with his outstanding visuals, Doyoung caused havoc in Ncity. 



On May 20, EMK musical dropped the moving posters of the cast members on Instagram. Doyoung, with his emotion-filled eyes; clad in this beautifully detailed, off-white costume, was a sight for sore eyes



Fans also expressed how excited they were for this new challenge Doyoung was taking.



The musical opens on July 13, 2021, at the Charlotte Theater in Seoul. For the opening month, Doyoung will be performing as Count Axel on the following two dates: July 17 and July 20. Look forward to Doyoung’s performance in “Marie Antoinette”!

Want to know what Doyoung has been up to this 2021? Go check out our article BOOKED AND BUSY: DOYOUNG IS MAKING 2021 HIS YEAR here!

Thumbnail courtesy of EMK Musical