Puppet Performance: Yung Shing Le Shadow Puppet Troupe
Experience Taiwanese shadow puppetry featuring live music with performances of three different shadow plays, The Sandbag Trilogy, The Mountain of Flames and The Proud Return performed by Yung Shing Le Shadow Puppet Troupe of Taiwan.
With an emphasis on preserving the traditional art form, this century-old family theater has handed down traditional practices and stories through five generations, while also infusing modern techniques and original stories to keep this art form relevant to modern audiences.
This event is sponsored by the Michigan Taiwanese American Organization and the Taipei Cultural Office in New York.
Watch a trailer here.
Recommended for all ages.