Wei-Wu-Ying Center for the Arts in southern Taiwan shows off grandest pipe organ in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The Wei-Wu-Ying Center for the Arts in Kaohisung City, which is slated to open in October, on Wednesday showed off a German-made pipe organ in the Concert Hall, reportedly the gr...

New Year's Concert in Vienna to be telecast live outdoors in Southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --​ A live telecast of the Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert 2018 will again be available in Taiwan for public viewing by Taiwan Television Enterprise Ltd. (TTV) on Jan. ...

Wei Wu Ying, le nouveau centre national des arts au sud de Taiwan

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) - Le centre des arts Wei Wu Ying (衛武營藝術文化中心) va bientôt terminer sa construction à la fin du mois d’octobre. Ce centre d’environ 10 hectares est situ&e...

National Taichung Theater to start trial run Friday

Taipei, Aug. 25 (CNA) The long-awaited National Taichung Theater will start a trial operation Friday and will officially open on Sept. 30, with the Taichung government holding a ceremony Thursday to...

Taiwan's love for music is rare: Berlin Philharmonic conductor

Taipei, May 5 (CNA) The Berlin Philharmonic's chief conductor Sir Simon Rattle on Thursday expressed his long-time fondness for the Taiwanese music audience and his excitement in bringing Beethoven's ...

Taiwan high-speed rail Changhua station wins architectural award

Changhua Station, one of 11 stations on Taiwan's high-speed rail line, has been named as a Popular Choice winner of the A+ Awards organized by Architizer, the largest architecture database in the w...

International theater network to keep headquarters in Taiwan

Taipei, July 31 (CNA) The International Organization of Scenographers, Theatre Architects and Technicians (OISTAT), one of the world's largest networks for theater professionals, will keep its headqu...

Taiwan to show live broadcast of Vienna New Year's Concert

Taipei, Dec. 27 (CNA) The Vienna Philharmonic's annual internationally acclaimed New Year's Concert will be broadcast live in Taiwan on January 1, according to the local company that has acquired t...

National Taichung Theater brings performance venue to central Taiwan

Taipei, Nov. 23 (CNA) Central Taiwan's first opera house opened Sunday with a grand ceremony to inaugurate what Culture Minister Lung Ying-tai called "the pride of Taichung." Designed by Pritzk...

Taichung National Opera House to open in November

Taipei, Oct. 15 (CNA) A series of performances by prominent groups will take place at the Taichung National Opera House from November to celebrate the inauguration of the new opera house in central ...

Toxic gas leak forces temporary closure of Kaohsiung roads

Taipei, July 9 (CNA) Construction workers near a metro station in Kaohsiung on Wednesday accidentally ruptured an underground gas line, prompting an emergency closure of surrounding roads to preven...