Chinese Puppetry has more than one thousand years of history. It began as a cultural ritual, and later became a form of entertainment to the royal family and common public.
Chinese puppetry has developed tremendously over the years. It has combined artistic expression with detailed hand craft, traditional Chinese Opera movements and music, beautifully-engineered mechanical puppet parts and western technology to tell the story. Dragon Art Studio is the only professional Chinese Puppet Theater in the U.S.
Dragon Art Studio persentation blends puppetry and music with elegance, humor and special effects to create a beautiful theatrical event. Chinese rod puppetry, seldom seen here in America, is an ancient art form revered throughout China. Our puppet show will delight and enthrall the audience while giving a special insight into Chinese folklore and culture.