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In books we find Chinese Shadow Puppetry

16 April 2018 Category : Library


Chinese shadow puppetry is a kind of folk arts that uses lights and shadows for storytelling. 


It is considered as the ancestor of Chinese Opera and modern film.


Puppetry artists manipulate leather-made, brightly-coloured silhouette figures


to perform traditional plays, together with music and operatic singing. 


From 16 April, let our selected books lead you into the world of Chinese shadow puppetry!