Golden Water Puppet Admission Ticket In Ho Chi Minh City

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The Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater is the perfect place lớn enjoy a Vietnamese cultural show in Ho Chi Minh. The theme of their performance showcases the beauty of ancient Vietnam và its mythologies. Live sầu instrumentalists & voice actors who are dressed in traditional Vietnamese attires added more beauty & authenticity lớn the performance. The show’s slapstiông chồng comedy và adventurous theme make it a fun watch even if you don’t know how to lớn speak in Vietnamese.

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Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater
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Visiting Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater
Water Puppet Show
Grvà Acts
Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater Info

Visiting Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater

We were glad to learn about this puppet show from a pamphlet in our khách sạn. Its ticket price is reasonable and it’s the kind of show that we haven’t seen before. The theater’s colorful lanterns & large puppets at the entrance made the show look more attractive sầu. Seeing plenty of locals lining up to watch the water puppet show made us more optimistic.

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Entrance
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Receptionists and ticket collector in traditional clothes

Upon entering the building, we can’t help but ask their staff lớn have sầu a pholớn with us because of their beautiful traditional clothes. The moment we got inside the theater, I realized that it wasn’t as big as I expected. It’s actually smaller than our typical movie house here in the Philippines. A large scale cultural show would be more expensive sầu so it was nice lớn have sầu a miniature & more affordable cultural show option.

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Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater Tickets

Water Puppet Show

After the theater got filled with guests, the show started right on schedule. I wish that there were subtitles floating on the stage as they sing and speak because it was purely in Vietnamese. Vietnam giới is actually one of those countries that we visited here in Asia where it’s rare khổng lồ encounter someone who speaks in English. It’s a good thing that we don’t need to underst& the language to enjoy it but it’s undeniably better if we could.

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Small theater but big in fun
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Voice actors, instrumentalists & singers

Spoiler Warning: The next part will cover a short summary of the actual performance.

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The show started with two dragons facing each other which seems lớn be a quiông xã backstory about their local myth. After the dragons’ face-off, things started lớn slow down when a man riding a water buffalo came in. What I like about the following acts is that they’re showcasing the simple & laid-bachồng lifestyle of the old Vietnam. It also covers agricultural and fishing livelihoods that were more comtháng baông xã then.

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Puppets showcasing Vietnamese livelihood

Grvà Acts

There were parts where people were laughing in some of the dialogues but my wife và I can’t relate to what they’re talking about. A grander presentation came in when a royal family had a parade. The next scene was about two large and colorful chickens that were talking to lớn each other. They could be phoenixes but it’s hard to lớn tell. A quest to lớn hunt a giant sea serpent followed. The use of dry ice lớn have a smoke effect made their discovery of the serpent look more mysterious.

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Grand water puppet parade & two chickens (phoenixes)
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Sea serpent hunted by warriors

After a successful battle with the serpent, the next scene is a dragon boat race. The three large boats full of puppets were fun khổng lồ watch. Suddenly, everything went dark & a cloud of smoke covered water. Ghostly voices can be heard while female puppets with crowns slowly enter the stage. They seem like night elves in Vietnam’s version. They gracefully danced in the smoke as it slowly fades away while the light turns bright.

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Fairies/Night Elves dancing

The stage went dark again và the two dragons at the start of the show re-emerged. Earlier, the Long that was blowing out water seems lớn have one the fight but this time the rồng that was blowing out fire made a comeback. There was a firecracker attached to lớn the mouth of the dragon puppet that made the act livelier. When the battle was over, the puppeteers came out of the stage và made a bow.

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Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater’s rồng fight
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Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater’s puppeteers

We really had a great time watching the show. A visit here is highly recommended và the price you will pay here is really worth it.

Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater Info