UNIMA CHINESE PUPPETRY

UNIMA CHINESE PUPPETRY 2018 Poster     FINAL_001

 

The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) will present performances of the UNIMA Chinese Puppetry Groups on February 8 and 9, 2018 at the CCP Tanghalang Huseng Batute (THB) (Studio Theater) at 7:00 pm.

 

The said performances are in line with  CCP’s membership since 2016 in the Silk Road International League of Theatres (SRILT), an international organization of performing arts venues in Asia.  This cultural exchange tour is being organized by the UNESCO UNIMA (Union Internationale De La Marionette) Asia Pacific Commission (UUAPC), the China Performing Arts Agency (CPAA) Theatres Ltd. and the China Arts and Entertainment Group (CAEG).  The performance will showcase the magnificent and mystical tradition of Chinese Puppetry performance art  featuring three Chinese Puppetry groups namely the Yangzhou Puppet Art Research Institute, Sichuan Puppet Theater and  the Pingyang Puppetry Protection.