School Program: Taiwanese Puppet Festival

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Thursday, November 3 — Tuesday, November 8
 
Teachers who book this program will receive a free one year family membership to MOA! Contact us for details.
 
MOA is pleased to present the return of the playful and insightful Taiwanese Puppet Festival. We have invited two award-winning puppetry ensembles — The Happy Puppetry Company and Puppet & Its Double Theatre — who will share their unique traditional and contemporary approaches to puppet theatre.
 
The festival is a featured event in Spotlight Taiwan, which explores Taiwanese culture as expressed through its performing arts, visual arts, living cultural representatives, and rich heritage.
 

Thursday, November 3 & Friday, November 4 — 10 am & 12:30 pm
Puppet & Its Double Theatre: This 40-minute school show will feature a performance.
 

Monday, November 7 & Tuesday, November 8 — 10 am & 12:30 pm
The Happy Puppetry Company: This 40-minute program will feature a performance and a behind-the-scenes look at a traditional Taiwanese puppet stage.
 

These programs are offered for elementary and secondary school bookings.
For more information please contact bookings@moa.ubc.ca or phone 604-822-3825
 

 

View the public performance schedule for the Taiwanese Puppet Festival.

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Temporary School Programs