Vietnam, Water and Puppets

Vietnam Water Puppets Farmworks!

In Vietnamese Water Puppets, there’s a popular sketch called Farmworks, which tells about farms in Vietnam.

It is usually introduced by a peaceful child playin’ the flute riding an ox.

Then, the music’s rhythm become more snappy, farmers arrive in the fields and they start to work, singing and chattering, in a joyful moment of farming.

The show was filmed in the National Puppetry Theatre in Hanoi, while the images of farming was taken in Sapa, Hoi An, Ha Tay Province, Bac Ninh Province.

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This entry was published on February 6, 2012 at 12:58. It’s filed under videos and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

5 thoughts on “Vietnam Water Puppets Farmworks!

  1. Pingback: A day in a Vietnamese Village – Dao Thuc « Vietnam, Water and Puppets

  2. A Love For Vietnam on said:

    A magical national treasure of Vietnam

  3. ALoveForVietnam on said:

    Reblogged this on A Love For Vietnam and commented:
    One of my favorite blogs

  4. giang on said:

    I am a Vietnamese, born & grown up in Vietnam. I’m very pround of my country culture, I also love Water puppetry but really I do’nt understard much it, after reading, watching your comments, videos, I have known much more about this art. Thank you so much

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