Legend of Shadows

Children's Shows (puppetry, storytelling)

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  • C venues – C south - main theatre
  • 13:05
  • Aug 26
  • 45 minutes
  • Suitability: 0+ (0 and older)
  • Country: Macao
  • Group: Point View Art Association and Shadow Legends Drama Group (Macao/Taiwan)
  • Warnings and additional info: None
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years

Description

All the way from Macao and Taiwan comes a magical production of traditional and modern Chinese shadow plays! Mingled with stories from Journey to the West and famous animation figures, learn about shadow play history and the basic techniques of making and manipulating puppets. Shadow play, or shadow puppetry, is an ancient form of storytelling and entertainment. Shadow play has a long history in Southeast Asia, existing as an ancient art and a living folk tradition in China, India and Nepal.

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Level access.
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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How and when to make an access booking

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  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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ThreeWeeks (3/5 stars) 90 days ago

There seems to have been a lot of shadow puppetry in kids’ shows this year. This then is a handy and timely primer as to its origins, alternating between actual performance and explanation of the form. The former seems less successful – whilst some effort has gone into re-imagining ‘Journey...

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