Rep. Office of the MTC optimistic about Taiwan-Russia ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Russia may be the next travel hotspot for Taiwanese as bilateral cultural and economic exchanges have increased in recent years. Since last July, Taiwanese tourists hav...

Le Phénix director shares thoughts on performing artists from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The director of Le Phénix National Performing Arts Center, Romaric Daurier, shared his views on the upcoming Taiwanese performances in France as part of the Kaidong...

Founder of Taiwan's Cloud Gate Theatre presents final work

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The founder and artistic director of Taiwan's world famous Cloud Gate Dance Theater, Lin Hwai-min (林懷民), presented his final work at the National Taichung Theater over...

'Formosa' by Taiwan's Cloud Gate ranked among best dances of the century

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A work by Taiwan's Cloud Gate Dance Theatre has been selected as one of The Guardian's 20 best dances of the 21st century. The Guardian on Wednesday (Sept. 18) ...

'The Rite of Spring' echoes protests in HK: Hong Kong Week in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hong Kong's legendary choreographer Helen Lai (黎海寧) is restaging the classic work "The Rite of Spring," a dance reflecting the chaos of Hong Kong in the 1990...

Taiwan's Cloud Gate Dance Theater Director recognized for life achievement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The director of Taiwan’s Cloud Gate Theater, Lin Hwai-min (林懷民), has received a prestigious prize in the world of performing arts just in time for his 72nd birthday....

Hundreds attend Cloud Gate Theater's free summer show 'Formosa' in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hundreds braved the summer heat to attend Cloud Gate Theater's outdoor performance of "Formosa" in Liberty Square the evening of July 28. Last night's...

Taiwan’s Cloud Gate director debuts last-ever show in London

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The director of Cloud Gate Theater, Lin Hwai-min (林懷民), debuts the final show of his career, “Formosa,” at the Sadler’s Wells theater in London this week...

Upcoming Events for Nov. 23 to Dec. 3, with Thanksgiving suggestions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As usual, there is no shortage of exciting events happening in Taipei, and throughout Taiwan. Here are a few things you might consider getting up to over the next two week...

Flamenco revolutionary Israel Galván to perform in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - World-renowned Flamenco dancer Israel Galván arrived in Taiwan Tuesday to perform his classic work La Edad de Oro (The Golden Age) from September 15 to 17 at Tamsui's...

UK television series to spotlight acclaimed Taiwan choreographer

Lin Hwai-min, founder of internationally renowned modern dance company Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, is set to be profiled in an upcoming U.K. television show spotlighting the world’s lead...

Cloud Gate to give free performances in Taitung, Taipei

The Cloud Gate Dance Theatre will give free performances in Taitung and Taipei on coming Saturdays, with the show in the southeastern county dedicated to local residents recovering from a recent ty...

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre makes art as ways of life

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre, a renowned modern dance group based in Taiwan, has brought arts into the daily lives the society, partnering with musicians and launching more performances through its other ...

Cloud Gate 2 tells story of Taipei's oldest district in '13 Tongues'

Electronic music, shouts, stomps, incantations, and dance movements mimicking religious rituals are all part of a production titled "13 Tongues," which will be presented next year by Cloud Gate 2 t...

U-Theatre performs in eastern Taiwan rice paddy

Taipei, Oct. 31 (CNA) On a sunny Saturday afternoon, the serene and scenic Chihshang Township (??) in eastern Taiwan's Taitung County welcomed thousands of visitors who had flocked to the rural tow...