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...

Taipei center launched to foster creative reuse of materials

Taipei, Oct. 18 (CNA) A center was launched in Taipei on Saturday to foster the creative use of leftover materials and promote environmental education. The Creative Reuse Center was launched by...

13 years later, Cloud Gate to restage 'Smoke'

Taipei, Oct. 15 (CNA) The Cloud Gate Dance Theatre will restage its performance "Smoke" in Taiwan beginning Friday, bringing the poetic dance production back to the country for the first time in...

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre to perform 'Rice' in New York

New York, Sept. 14 (CNA) Taiwan's Cloud Gate Dance Theatre will present its work titled "Rice" in New York Wednesday. "Rice" will be the opening work of the Next Wave Festival of the Brooklyn A...

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre to hold free outdoor shows

Taipei, July 15 (CNA) Taiwan's renowned Cloud Gate Dance Theatre (????) will give three free outdoor performances of its production "Rice" (??) in Taiwanese cities beginning July 18. The perfor...

Cloud Gate gives compelling performance at Berlin festival

Berlin, May 16 (CNA) Taiwan's Cloud Gate Dance Theatre this week gave the European premiere of two of its productions, "White Water" and "Dust, a requiem," at the annual Movimentos arts festival in ...