Event Date & Time
27 May to 9 June 2019 | 10am – 8pm
SCCC SCCCI Multi-Purpose Hall Foyer, Level 7
Exhibition will be in both English and Mandarin, performances will be conducted in various dialects
What does a Hokkien glove puppet look like? Discover the disappearing art of traditional Chinese puppetry in this exhibition that traces the evolution of the Hokkien glove puppets. Other than the opportunity to see a display of rare Hokkien glove puppets, visitors can also enjoy puppet performances by Sin Ee Lye Heng, one of the last surviving Teochew puppet troupes in Singapore; and San Chun Long, the last and oldest Hainanese puppet troupe whose history dates back to the 1920s.
*Puppetry performances will be on 8 & 9 June 2019, Saturday & Sunday, 11am – 12.30pm. Admission is free!