Believing in art’s power to sustain the society, the theatre troupe Garson Play’s humorous takes on everyday experiences has resonated with the audience. The troupe’s original productions include Garson Chen’s One-Man Show and Sold Out.
SUNSET MARKET STRIP
BANYAN PLAZA, WEIWUYING | FREE ENTRANCE
10.27-11.12 FRI-SUN 16:00-21:30
Weiwuying grounds are transformed into an evening market and a hub for social activities. Enjoy food and drinks from local vendors, shop for fresh produce at the farmer’s market, and browse through the arts and crafts stalls. Or just stay for the live music and comedy shows. Let art nourish your body and soul!
Food and Drink
Live Shows at the Weekend Market
BANYAN PLAZA, WEIWUYING | FREE
Singer-songwriter and yueqin player Ya-Chun Chang’s music is rooted in Taiwan’s folk tradition. She will play traditional zithers yueqin (Taiwanese) and sanshin (Okinawan) and perform Taiwanese and Japanese folk songs, as well as her own original composition. Backup singer Kang Chu accompanies with guitar.
Indie favorite Dennis Lin is known for his spontaneous life performances. WIth humor and gentle compassion, his music voices the millennials’ hope for social justice and a better future.
Hailed from Taitung, these two young songstresses specialize in the traditional tunes from the Tamromak Tribe. Their clean, unpretentious voices embody the pure spirit of Taiwanese aboriginal music.
Founded by France-trained mime artist Suntek Yao, L'Enfant S. Physical Theatre aspires to bring pantomime to all corners of Taiwan and generate dialogues between people and their surroundings.
New Image Theatre Group embodies the new face of traditional Chinese acrobatics. In a dramatic presentation, the troupe showcases the best of traditional Chinese acrobatics and Western-style circus art.