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 Theater overcomes obstacles in staging ‘Pine Smoke’ in Barcelona

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The renowned Cloud Gate Theater (雲門舞集) managed to deliver a performance of one of its classic choreographies in Barcelona on July 10, at a venue that offered a sensual fea...

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...

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...

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...

Rising from the ashes, Cloud Gate inaugurates new theater

Taipei, April 19 (CNA) A devastating fire in 2008 destroyed the home of Taiwan's internationally renowned Cloud Gate Dance Theatre, and along with it, decades of priceless costumes, props and produc...

New Cloud Gate Theater inaugurated in Tamsui Sunday

Cloud Gate inaugurated its new home complex, Cloud Gate Theater, on Sunday, April 19. Rising like a phoenix from the ashes, Cloud Gate rebuilt a new complex of elegant design and postmodernism in T...

Cloud Gate performers travel on liveried aircraft

Taipei, Feb. 25 (CNA) A China Airlines (CAL) aircraft liveried with a design featuring the Cloud Gate Dance Theatre, one of Taiwan's most prestigious art groups, took the dancers to an art festival ...