Legend of Shadows
by Hope Chang and Hsiao Meng-Tung

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.

C south
C south (main theatre) venue 58 St Peter's, Lutton Place, EH8 9PE
18-26 Aug at 13:05 (0hr45)
Tickets £10.50-£12.50 / concessions £8.50-£10.50 / under 18s £6.50-£8.50
recommended for ages 0+