Traditional Puppetry

Traditional Puppetry

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  • Traditional puppetry includes two categories: puppet play and shadow play. Traditional puppetry in Taiwan can be divided into two categories: glove pu... (Read more)

  • In the traditional xiqu in China, puppets have no facial expressions and no subtle movements of fingers and legs are made in puppetry, but rather exag... (Read more)

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Glove Puppetry
Glove Puppetry

Glove Puppetry (zhang-zhong xi), also called “budai xi” (cloth-bag show), is a kind of o...

String Puppetry
String Puppetry

String Puppetry is a kind of traditional puppet show. In Taiwan, String Puppetry can only be found i...

Shadow Puppetry
Shadow Puppetry

Shadow Puppetry, also called “pi-hou xi,” is a kind of traditional puppet show in Taiwan...

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