Taiwan’s Could Gate 2 launches '22° Lunar Halo' at National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Taiwan dance troupe Cloud Gate 2 (雲門2) is set to perform its latest work, titled “22° Lunar Halo” (毛月亮), featuring music from Iceland’s Sigur Ró...

New York Times praises Taiwan performing arts center in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, also known as Weiwuying (衛武營), is a “living room for culture,” the New York Times wrote Tuesday, quoting Francine Houben,...

The Guardian names Taiwan as a Top 40 destination for 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - British newspaper The Guardian has selected Taiwan as one its must-visit destinations for the New Year, praising the Weiwuying (衛武營) cultural center in Kaohsiung in particular. ...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, December 14 -23

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As everyone gears up for the holidays, many are no doubt looking to do a little shopping and have a little fun over the upcoming weeks. For those in the Taipei area, the u...

Thousands gather outside theater to hear Berlin Philharmonic in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Berlin Philharmonic orchestra played to a sold-out crowd at the new National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, also known as Weiwuying (衛武營) on Nov. 14, with public inter...

Berlin Philharmonic excited to perform at new concert hall in Taiwan

Members of the German orchestra Berliner Philharmoniker said Sunday in Taipei that they were very much looking forward to playing at the new Weiwuying Concert Hall in Kaohsiung. "We are partic...

New Taiwan performing arts center billed as largest in world

KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — A sprawling complex of four theaters billed as the biggest performing arts center in the world has opened in southern Taiwan. The National Kaohsiung Center f...

Riding Taiwan’s newest transport link: the TRA Kaohsiung City Network

Kaohsiung is fast becoming one of the best-connected cities in Taiwan. It’s two-line MRT network connects the city center with both Zuoying HSR station, Kaohsiung Airport, and the city’s b...

Review: Grand Opening of the National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, Weiwuying

Saturday saw the grand opening of the latest large-scale cultural project in Kaohsiung, the National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (衛武營國家藝術文化中心).  Situated in Weiwuying Metropolitan ...

Taiwan President opens world’s largest single-roof performing arts center in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Saturday inaugurated the National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, also known as Weiwuying (衛武營) after the military base that used to stand in the ...

Grand opening for Kaohsiung arts center on Saturday

Taipei, Oct. 12 (CNA) The sleek, wave-shaped National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying), the first national theater in southern Taiwan, will open to high public expectations Saturday 18 years ...

Free performances scheduled for opening of Taiwan’s National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts on Oct 13

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taiwan’s National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying) will be officially open to the public on Saturday, Oct 13 with multiple activities, including a performance even...

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 ...

World-class performance center to open in Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan this October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, southern Taiwan's first performing arts center of world-class caliber, will open to the public on Oct. 13, the Ministry of Culture...

Taiwan high-speed rail Changhua station wins architectural award

Changhua Station, one of 11 stations on Taiwan's high-speed rail line, has been named as a Popular Choice winner of the A+ Awards organized by Architizer, the largest architecture database in the w...