Traditional Performing Arts

  • Traditional Performing Arts Toolkit
  • Brief Introduction to Traditional Performing Arts in Taiwan
  • In order to realize the policyconcept of “Internationalization – International Expansion” and “Cloudification –Integration of Culture with Technology” proposed bythe Ministryof Culture, the “Traditional Performing ArtsToolkit,”which intendsto serve the mainstream international communities, schoolsat all levels, and relevant communities,wasestablished...(Read more)

  • In the diversified art environment in modern Taiwan, traditional artsinvolve and are associated with the historicalmemoriesand unique value of Taiwan itself. Moreover, performing artsshould be constantlyre­exhibited, asit notonlyrevealsthe historical context of culture, but also involvesthe characteristicsof a given specificmoment.Therefore, at the moment when an exhibition activityisheld or e...(Read more)

Themes
Xiqu(Traditional Opera)
Xiqu(Traditional Opera)

The initial development of xiqu in Taiwan was brought by Minnan immigrants in the early Qing Dynasty...

Traditional Puppetry
Traditional Puppetry

Traditional puppetry includes two categories: puppet play and shadow play. Traditional puppetry in T...

Music
Music

The visible keynote of traditional music in Taiwan is that it generally reflects the diversity and c...

Folk Acrobatics
Folk Acrobatics

Due to the prosperous development of commercial theaters during the Japanese Colonial Period in Taiw...

Books on Taiwan Traditional Performing Arts