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A variety forms of performpuppets: Mention line puppet and Cloth bag puppet

2018/2/15 8:51:34
A variety forms of performpuppets: Mention line puppet and Cloth bag puppet
Puppet show is a very old traditional drama in China. It has more than 700 years of history, there are many kinds of puppetry in China, including stick puppets, marionettes, cloth bags puppets and so on. Their respective distribution in the province of Cantonese, Chaozhou, Hakka, Leizhou dialect and other areas. Different kinds of puppets have different carving production, manipulation skills, artistic style. China puppet show has a high artistic valuefrom the history, sociology, folklore, aesthetics, drama, etc..
Mention line puppet
Guangdong Wuhua known as "home town of puppets," the puppet show is a mention line puppet. Wuhua puppet show was introduced from Fujian in the early Ming Dynasty, more than 600 years ago. In June 2008, Wuhua marionette show was included in the first batch of national intangible cultural heritage list.
Cloth bag puppet (Hokkien pronunciation: boo dei hi)
Hand puppet sets, commonly known as "bag drama" and so on. These puppet shows are related to some forms of music and have been circulating among the people. Mainly in Fujian Quanzhou, Zhangzhou, Chaozhou in Guangdong, Taiwan and other places circulated a puppet to perform local drama. The head of a puppet is carved into a hollow human head with wood. Apart from the puppet’s head, palm and feet, the puppet’s body and limbs are made of cloth.

Mention line puppet

Cloth bag puppet

It looks a little bit bloodcurdling.
2018/3/8 15:26:02
Mackenzie @ Molly : No I doon't think so...it is cool!