Water Puppet Theatre

Vietnam Tourist Information and Travel Guide

The Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre is a wonderful place to experience Vietnam's traditional water puppetry.

This ancient tradition incorporates music, smoke, fire crackers and a variety of special affects to entertain the audience.  The puppeteers stand in water behind a curtain to manipulate the puppets.

Water Puppet Theatre in Hanoi Vietnam
Water Puppet Theatre

Water Puppet Theatre originated some one thousand years ago in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam.

The Thang Long Theatre can be found in the Hoan Kiem District of Hanoi.

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