Theater adaptation of ‘A Chinese Ghost Story’ comes to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Hong Kong Dance Company will perform a special theater adaption of acclaimed 1987 movie "A Chinese Ghost Story" (倩女幽魂) at the National Theater in Taipei on D...

Taiwan’s Kaohsiung Center for the Arts touted as new cultural attraction in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts – Weiwuying – is joining the National Theater & Concert Hall in Taipei and the National Taichung Theater as the ...

Catalan leader urges show of strength to clinch independence

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalan President Quim Torra is urging a massive turnout at upcoming public gatherings, saying it will help compel the Spanish government to grant the region a vote on self-det...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, Sept. 1 - Sept. 9

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the seasons start to change,  there are still some great events happening all over the city. Avoid the rain and enjoy some of the great entertainment Taipei has to...

Upcoming Events in Taipei Aug. 24 - Aug. 31

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- It's a great week for people in Taipei who love performing arts. Here are some events to keep you entertained the last week of August.  This weekend Maykel Blan...

Taiwan National Orchestra showcases Taiwan’s roadside banquet culture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan National Orchestra showcased Taiwan's roadside banquet culture with its performance of "Catering Party" (寶島辦桌) at the National Theater in Tai...

Taiwanese trio S.H.E free open-air concert sells out 12,000 tickets in just a minute    

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to celebrate their 17th anniversary together, Taiwanese girl group S.H.E will reunite for a concert in September with 12,000 free-entrance tickets promptly b...

Upcoming Events in Taipei for August 10-19 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- There is no shortage of creativity and artistry on display in Taipei over the next week or so. With plenty of entertainment options to choose from this month in Taipei, he...

Upcoming Events in Taipei Aug. 4-12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has plenty of interesting and fun things to do as August rolls on. Here is a selection of events happening in the Taipei area from Aug. 4 to 12 that readers ma...

In Panama City's booming colonial core, locals fight to stay

PANAMA CITY (AP) — Esther Marina Sanchez has watched her neighborhood — the heart of Panama City — transformed by its designation as a UNESCO world heritage site. Tourists and well-heeled Panamanians ...

Upcoming Events in Taipei July 6 - July 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Over the coming week as the World Cup edges towards the final match, and the summer heat starts to really climb, there are a ton of fun events happening all over Taipei. S...

Upcoming Events in Taipei June 29 -July 7

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As June comes to an end and July heats up, Taipei has lots to offer over the weekend and the coming week. Go see some music outdoors, check out some local performing arts,...

Upcoming events in Taipei for June 23-29

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei will play host to a wide variety of events this weekend to suit all tastes. With beach jams, movie screenings, food shows, cultural events and the continuation of t...

Upcoming events in Taipei for June 15-22

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – This coming week is filled with many activities in Taipei including Dragon Boat Festivals, FIFA World Cup and many local live performance events. Regardless of the rain, m...

Evangeline Lilly arrives in Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The star of the forthcoming "Ant-Man and the Wasp," Evangeline Lilly, arrived in Taiwan Sunday evening, June 10. Lily's plane landed in Taiwan a...