Works - Eastern Instrumental Theater The Journey of the Monkey King

Introduce

In 2007, “The Journey of the Monkey King” is a well-known story for oriental plebeian, this theatre was continue the concept of “Eastern music instrument theatre – Ambush!”, the music performance is the main part, combined with the limbs of body, lighting, scenery and special clothes, created a new oriental music to audiences.

The feature of performance

The Journey of the Monkey King (2007) depicts the Buddhist concept of the insubstantiality of the world. It is based on the classical Chinese novel ‘Journey to the West’ and shows the spiritual experiences of Sūn Wùkōng, the monkey king, and his journey to the West with the monk Táng Sānzàng. A juggler working with a glass ball represents the infinite mutations of the monkey king’s mind.

Performance Milestones

In 2009 April, it was the first premiere in National Theater Hall.

Recommend Occasion

Art Festival, medium or large party for opening, ceremony event, business exhibition event.

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