South Korea monkey school marks Year of Monkey

Fri Jan 22, 2016 12:24pm EST
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GOYANG, South Korea - To mark the Year of the Monkey, a Monkey School in South Korea put on performances by several of the trained animals on Friday.

On a stage decorated as a classroom, the monkeys performed for 45 minutes to a 700-strong audience including young children in Goyang, which lies just northwest of the capital Seoul.

Under the lunar calendar, Feb. 8 will mark the start of the Year of the Monkey.