Taiwan wind orchestra to hold tribute concert for LGBT rights activists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Rainbow City Symphonic Band will perform a live concert titled "HEROES" on Saturday (Sept. 19) to honor individuals who have advocated for the LGBT community...

Taiwan's Summer Jazz Outdoor Party in Taipei about to swing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2020 NTCH Summer Jazz Outdoor Party featuring three groups of Taiwanese musicians will get underway Saturday (Aug. 22) at the National Theater and Concert Hall's (...

Taiwan National Symphony Orchestra to play to live audience

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Culture (MOC) announced the National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) will perform a concert for 500 people at the National Concert Hall on Sunday (May 24). In ...

Taipei Chinese Orchestra to calm pandemic anxiety with online concert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite the temporary closure of Taiwan's National Theater and Concert Halls (NTCH) due to the novel coronavirus, the Taipei Chinese Orchestra (TCO) announced that an ...

Taiwan symphony director issues apology for creating social turbulence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The director of Taiwan's National Symphony Orchestra (NSO), Lu Shao-chia (呂紹嘉), published a letter on Facebook Tuesday (March 10) to apologize for the panic created by...

Japan's Hideki Noda presents lively, new tragicomedy in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese director Hideki Noda featured in his latest sold-out theatrical performance "One Green Bottle" (滾啦) on Friday (Feb. 21) in Taipei. The play was part ...

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...

TIFA inspires for all with international performances in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 12th Taiwan International Festival of Art (TIFA 2020) features 17 programs from 10 countries and will get underway on Feb. 21, at the National Theater and Concert Hall...

Underpass from Taiwan's NTCH to MRT planned

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Excavation of an underground tunnel from Chiang-Kai Shek Memorial Hall MRT station to the National Theater and Concert Hall (NTCH) has been approved by the National Performing A...

Upcoming events in Taipei: August 16-30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Apart from the many exhibitions, festivals, and performances introduced last week (most are still ongoing), there is also an array of one-day events coming up in the secon...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, May 4-12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –There are always lots of activities happening around Taipei, including music, theater, exhibitions, and market events, for people to enjoy. Here are just a few of the inter...

Taiwan's NTCH to partner with renowned European performing arts centers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Theater and Concert Hall (NTCH) will soon partner with two renowned performing arts centers in Europe, which will mutually benefit all three venues, as well a...

Taiwanese indigenous singer 'Sangpuy' makes debut at NTCH

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s indigenous singer Sangpuy’s (桑布伊) debut concert will take place at the National Theater and Concert Hall (NTCH) (國家兩廳院) from April 12-14. Sangpuy i...

Huge installation brightens up Taiwan’s NTCH plaza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The large-scale art installation “Katena” (光影幻境) was created by the UK-based company Architects of Air (AoA), and is being shown at the National Theater and Co...

Taipei 101 holds interactive exhibition for Taiwan International Festival of Arts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An art exhibition is currently taking place at Taipei 101 in conjunction with the 2019 Taiwan International Festival of Arts (TIFA) organized by the National Theater and C...