The Ministry of Culture collaborates with the C.F. Koo Foundation to present the "TaiwanEYE Online Showcase" project to promote 10 Taiwanese performing arts troupes that are still carrying forth with creating their own productions, despite the difficulties posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. The program debuts on June 8 and remain available throughout August on TaiwanEYE's YouTube channel for both Taiwanese and global viewers.
Rich in experiences of performing abroad for international audiences, the 10 featured groups and their productions, ranging from traditional opera, experimental theater, and contemporary dance to a cappella and representing the diverse art forms and excellent creativity of Taiwan, which are:
◇ Bulareyaung Dance Company |《LUNA》 ◇ Cloud Gate Dance Theatre |《Lunar Halo》 ◇ Gang-a-Tsui Theater |《Passage to Lo-Jin》 ◇ HORSE |《FreeSteps–NiNi》 ◇ La Cie MaxMind |《The Drought Goddess．Dream of the World》 ◇ O-KAI Singers |《O-KAI a cappella--The Purest Voice from Taiwan》 ◇ Resident Island Dance Theatre |《Ice Age》 ◇ Riverbed Theatre |《Soft Lights for Sleepless Nights》 ◇ TAI Body Theatre |《Terrace on the Hill》 ◇ Taipei Li-Yuan Peking Opera Theatre |《Lotus Lantern》
The "TaiwanEYE Online Showcase" is inspired by the International Society for the Performing Arts (ISPA) 2020 Taipei Congress that was originally scheduled for June, but canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.