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Address: 3F, No.113 Section 2, Zhongshan North Road, Taipei, Taiwan
Phone Number: 02-25682677
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Hours:
Mon 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wed 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description: Watch a dynamic lion dance performance or perhaps some Chinese acrobatics...
Watch a dynamic lion dance performance or perhaps some Chinese acrobatics or Taiwanese folk opera at this new theater. Recommended for ages six and up. Tickets are available online.
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A brilliant suprise

We were booked as a tour group to visit the "Chinese Opera". On arrival at the theatre we went immediately to the auditorium and selected good (unallocated) seats. The show was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We were booked as a tour group to visit the "Chinese Opera". On arrival at the theatre we went immediately to the auditorium and selected good (unallocated) seats. The show was in two parts, the first being an amazing and very entertaining Chinese Circus. The second part was an again entertaining "Lion Dance Drama" telling a good easily followed story.... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

WOW! Everything the add said and more. For under 20 dollars I got to see a theatrical whirlwind. There was music, acrobatics, and juggling... not typical lame juggling, spear juggling between three people who were using their arms and feet. It was astounding. The Venue was very easy to get to, (MRT to the Shuanglian station, three dollar taxi ride... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I visited this theater around 7.30 PM for 8.00 PM show on Friday. It would cost you around USD 18 (and more expensive on Saturday - 1.30 Hours) for 60 mins show. I was welcomed by friendly staffs from the front door to ticket area to show area... great services. Peking opera on Friday is about two snakes (become ladies)... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Just under a hundred minutes of spectacle, color, local flavor, awesome costuming and outstanding direction. A short trip to Taipei should be highlighted by an evening's spectacle such as this. If one does not dare miss Broadway in NY or West End in London, Taipei Eye is not to be missed when in this city. Ask for detailed directions. The... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

An awesome place to take the kids. This was our first attraction just after we landed and checked into our hotel. The show starts at 8pm or something and had a break in between. Adults would love this as well.

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Oslo, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The show is only one hour and they advise everyone to go a half hour early. We were glad we listened and showed up a half hour before the start of the show as the seats are not assigned and you must take an elevator to the third floor first where the stage is located and quickly claim your seats... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I visited the place on 27 April,the show was Monkey god vs Spider Goblin. The place is in a commercial building in itself but it isn't too hard to find. Just lookout for the Cement hall building which is adjacent to the postal building. The show starts at 8pm and ends at 9 pm. There are displays of costumes and... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

stumbled upon this due to trip advisor, never regretted it... amazing chinese theater performances that are worth the price

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This show was a revelation - like a wonderful combination of martial arts and theatre, it is one of the best things I could imagine doing in Taipei and really unmissable. Loved every second of it and would have gone straight away again if I could! Souvenirs outside are reasonably priced and your hotel can probably provide you with a... More 

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Ballarat, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Really enjoyed the show, we saw "Bottomless Pit" performed by the Taipei Li-Yuan Peking Opera Theatre. The show is in Chinese but there are screens either side of the stage with translations, English included. After the performance you can have pictures with the actors, which is great because the costumes are amazing! Highly recommend it!

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Address: 3F, No.113 Section 2, Zhongshan North Road, Taipei, Taiwan
Phone Number: 02-25682677
Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei
Open Hours:
Monday 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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