Cloud Gate Dance Theatre

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Taiwan-based dance company founded by Lin Hwai-min in 1973. Its style blends traditional Chinese Opera movements and martial arts with Western contemporary dance techniques. It draws on Asian myths, folklore, religion, and history for its subject-matter. It was the first modern dance company to be founded in the Republic of China on Taiwan and with its current international touring schedule, it has become the country's most celebrated cultural export.

Subjects: Dance.

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