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The Taiwanese Hand Puppet Show In Taipei

The Taiwanese Hand Puppet Show In Taipei - Taipei, Taiwan

Duration: 60 minutes
Location: Taipei, Taiwan

From USD
$28.00

Hand puppet is a type of opera using cloth puppets that originated during the 17th century in Quanzhou or Zhangzhou of China's Fujian province, and historically practised in the Min Nan-speaking areas such as Quanzhou, Zhangzhou, the Guangdong region of Chaoshan, and other parts of southern China. Take this opportunity, travel expert comment the history of Hand Puppet in Taiwan.

Traditional Hand Puppet is originated in Fujian, a province of China during the late Ming and early Qing dynasties ... More info ›

Hand puppet is a type of opera using cloth puppets that originated during the 17th century in Quanzhou or Zhangzhou of China's Fujian province, and historically practised in the Min Nan-speaking areas such as Quanzhou, Zhangzhou, the Guangdong region of Chaoshan, and other parts of southern China. Take this opportunity, travel expert comment the history of Hand Puppet in Taiwan.

Traditional Hand Puppet is originated in Fujian, a province of China during the late Ming and early Qing dynasties. In the 50s, in order to attract more audience, the puppeteers in Taiwan decided to create the size of the puppets and add modern music, lights and special effects in the performance. It's called Golden Light Puppet. TV Hand Puppet is a new style of puppetry started to appear on TV since 70s. The puppets are bigger, more gorgeous and more delicate. It has become very popular among the young generation in Taiwan.

Show rundown:
Part 1 – Main Show
Story Line: The Mayor and the Lion.
Scene 1: A funny mayor greets the audience
Scene 2: Two boys perform Chinese kungfu
Scene 3: The lion strolls around, sleeps, tumbles, greets and then loses its temper.
Scene 4: The mayor plays with the lion.
Scene 5: A cannibal monster claims that he is afraid of any hard rocks that you throw…

Part 2 – Introduction of Taiwanese Hand Puppet and to learn traditional one,every guest can learn how to perform with puppets.

Part 3 – Invite you up on the stage to perform
To join the performance on the stage and experience “Taiwan Hand Puppet” with us.

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Experience The Gem Of Chinese Culture:Beijing Opera

Experience The Gem Of Chinese Culture:Beijing Opera - Taipei, Taiwan

Duration: 9 hours
Location: Taipei, Taiwan

From USD
$160.00

Transform yourself into a Chinese opera star and enjoy unforgettable live performance.
TaipeiEYE showcases all kinds of traditional Chinese performing arts, such as Beijing Opera, acrobatics, puppet theatre, folk music, etc. These activities have been a must-do in the tourist list ... More info ›

Transform yourself into a Chinese opera star and enjoy unforgettable live performance.
TaipeiEYE showcases all kinds of traditional Chinese performing arts, such as Beijing Opera, acrobatics, puppet theatre, folk music, etc. These activities have been a must-do in the tourist list. Before the show begins, you can get close to the props and take photos. You can also witness how the actors or actresses prepare for the performances and put on the colorful and vibrant make-up.

  • 13:00 Pick up from your accommodation
    Yangmingshan National Park
    Xingtian Temple
    Amazing close up experience with the performers and costumes try-on experience
    Enjoy Peking Opera
  • 22:00 Drop off at your accommodation

  • Due to the effect of volcanic activities, Yangmingshan National Park features awl-shaped volcanoes, caldera lakes, solfataras, geothermal, and hot springs. Every February and March, the blossom season attracts crowds of visitors. There will be around 1,600 cherry trees. In addition, all kinds of plants and flowers bloom. If the Calla Lily season comes, you can also visit the gardens of Calla Lilies in Jhuzihu or even experience plucking Calla Lilies by yourselves.
  • Because of its unique architecture and culture, Xingtian Temple attracts countless visitors. Different food stands gather around there, including handcart oil rice/ green bean noodles/noodles. Sticky tofu, pig blood soup, and tempuras are all highly recommended, which are definitely worth a try.
  • The biggest difference between normal theater and TaipeiEYE is the interaction between performers and audiences before and after the show, or even during the intermission. You can appreciate this interaction in the open make-up rooms and the photo areas.
  • To overcome the language barrier, all performances concerning spoken language will include Chinese, Japanese, English, and Korean subtitles. There are also staffs that are proficient in four different languages. They will help you if you need it.

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