It is reported that from August 21st to 24th, thousands of visitors have participated excitedly and cheered greatly for performances of Vietnamese water puppet by troupes of Thang Long Puppet Theater.
On September 13th and 14th in Yokohama, Japan, a Vietnamese water puppet show was held by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in collaboration with the Embassy of Vietnam in Japan and Vietnam Puppet Theater.
Vietnamese water puppet or “roi nuoc” is one of the most attractive things for tourists when coming to Vietnam. It is something tourists should miss out, even if their schedule is very tight.
Due to the featured characteristics, from being an art with folk elements, Water Puppet rapidly becomes a traditional art. The essence of Vietnam Water Puppet is admired by international friends. And, it becomes a "second-to-none" art.
Thang Long Water Puppet Theater is a familiar address for both domestic and foreign tourists. It is the rendezvous for those who would like to enjoy water puppet performances and explore the unique beauty of Vietnam traditional art.
Recently, Ho Chi Minh water puppetry has welcomed a new member as Saigon Water Puppetry Troupe which will bring interesting traditional puppetry shows to audience, especially to introduce the art to international tourists in Ho Chi Minh.