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Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater

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Address: 55B Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St. | Dist. 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Phone Number: 84-88272653
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Interesting puppet show

It's a set of interesting show. The puppets are very old school that tells folktales. Everything was spoken / sang in Vietnamese but you can still enjoy it by its comical actions... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Lovely, unique and entertaining. Creative . Wish it was in English but even then it's apiece of art. 45 min show costing USD 10 .watch to appreciate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Appreciate the people behind the stage .... It's like 30 minutes in the water. Hahaha.. The show was amazing . but no English guideline or story book . I don't understand what's the meaning of some part show on the stage .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

It's a set of interesting show. The puppets are very old school that tells folktales. Everything was spoken / sang in Vietnamese but you can still enjoy it by its comical actions. Walking distance between the reunification palace and war museum. Good to plan your day trip in that whole area.

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Ogdensburg, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater is absolutely amazing as one cannot figure out how the puppets are operated under water. Water puppetry is an ancient art in Viet Nam still held in great reverence today. The action in the pool of water is accompanied by a band playing Vietnamese instruments and drums couple with male and female chanteuses singing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Very interesting experience. Only thing I didn't like was not understanding the story and it was all in Vietnamese. Other than that was enjoyable.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We were told to go to this and it was 45 minutes of our lives It is very loud and way to hard to understand what is going on.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

An unusual theatre attraction with puppets showing a Vietnamese village daily life. The show last about 45-50 minutes in a small theatre not far from the centre of the city, near Notre Dam cathedral, the Reunification Palace and the War Remnants museum as well as Tao Dan park. There are three shows a day, starting at 5pm, 6.30pm and 7.45pm,... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We attended this show without having much idea about it. We loved it! The execution of it was amazing, it would be fantastic to see how it is actually done. The show was broken up into acts which were easy to understand without being able to understand the vietnamese songs. It was lively, entertaining and comical. The singers and musicians... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The water puppet show was colorful, musical, unique, and overall very enjoyable. Tickets were 9 USD per person- well worth the cost. 45 minute show, beautiful stage, lively cast. A great way to spend an evening in Ho Chi Minh City

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I would say...do not miss out on seeing this great show....Well worth seeing...it is so clever and unique.,

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Address: 55B Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St. | Dist. 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Phone Number: 84-88272653
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City

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