Taipei Zoo animals will be part of audience at special performance of ‘Water Color’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Water Color" (水彩) will return to Taipei Zoo on July 6 for a special performance, with animals part of the audience, after doing well in China. The acclaimed ...

Theater performance 'Water Color' returns to Taiwan's Chiayi after breaking big in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The acclaimed multidisciplinary theater performance "Water Color" (水彩) comes to southern Taiwan's Chiayi this month. Water Color was created by head of th...

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...

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....

Cloud Gate dance academy in New Taipei fined for violating law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s famous Cloud Gate Dance organization is being fined by the New Taipei City Government for violating regulations of the Education Bureau, and enrolling witho...

National Taiwan Normal University launches multidisciplinary show about sustainable environment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) has launched a cross-discipline performance about ecological sustainability expected to showcase internationally. The Graduate ...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, November 8-18

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – This weekend in Taipei, there are tons of exciting activities to check out around town. Here are just a few events that may spark your interest over the next week (Nov. 8-...

Taiwan’s renowned dance theater Cloud Gate holds poster exhibition to mark 45th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A poster exhibition celebrating the 45th anniversary of Gloud Gate Dance Theater (雲門舞集), a pre-eminent Taiwanese performance group, is taking place between Nov. 16, 2018, ...

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...

Taiwan Ministry of Culture and Fulbright sign MoU on new exchange program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To cultivate more talent in art administration and deepen and expand cultural exchanges between Taiwan and the United States, the Ministry of Culture and Fulbright Taiwan ...

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...