In October 1992, puppet master Huang Yijou led a 7-member team to join the "Quanzhou Folk Culture Visit Group" to Taiwan, which was jointly formed with Quanzhou Tianhou Palace and other units. Quanzhou puppet theater has been spread to Taiwan and overseas Chinese settlements in Southeast Asia as early as the Ming Dynasty, and has a deep cultural foundation in Taiwan.
The large-scale puppet show "Flaming Mountain" is based on the Chinese classic "Journey to the West". It tells the story of the Tang monk and his disciples on the way to get the scriptures, was blocked by the Flaming Mountain to go. Sun Wukong went to the Banana Cave to borrow a fan to put out the fire, and was sent to the overseas immortal mountain by the Iron Fan Princess with a precious fan. Fortunately, he was given the "wind pearl" by the immortal Ling Shi, and returned to the Banana Cave to play a trick to get into the belly of the Princess Iron Fan and force her to hand over the fan. Iron Fan Princess lent a false fan, so that the Monkey King, Piggy, fire failed, but was burned by the flames. Sun Wukong and sneak into the blue pool, steal the golden-eyed beast, transformed into the Bull Demon King, returned to the Banana Cave to cheat the treasure fan. The Bull Demon King is annoyed and hatred, and Sun Wukong each show their powers, a battle. The Bull Demon King was defeated and surrendered, and the Iron Fan Princess had no choice but to offer the fan to put out the fire. The Tang monk and his disciples over the Flaming Mountain, and then on the road to get the scriptures.
Dear organizers, distinguished colleagues and friends. Hello everyone! Chinese puppet art originated in China during the Qin and Han dynasties, and has a long heritage of more than 2,000 years so far. Chinese puppet art is a large family of art with a wide variety of skills and a wide distribution. At present, the most important varieties are: string puppet, palm puppet, staff puppet, iron puppet, Chuanbei big puppet, shadow puppet and so on.
In December, the large puppet mythological drama "Flaming Mountain" (the third generation of performing talent show), elaborated by Quanzhou Puppet Theatre, will meet with the general audience in Quanzhou Puppet Theatre, this classic of string puppetry, which has been inherited for nearly a thousand years, will show a new charm.
On the morning of May 14, more than 10 members of the delegation, including Ma Fuhua, the Standing Committee of the Hengshui Municipal Committee and Minister of Propaganda, Xiao Fuzheng, Vice Minister of Propaganda of the Hengshui Municipal Committee, Zhang Feng, Director of the Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio, Film and Television, Liu Guangning, Minister of Propaganda of the Taocheng District Committee, Chen Shuquan, Standing Committee of the Jizhou District Committee and Minister of Propaganda, Wang Jianpo, Standing Committee of the Rao Yang County Committee and Minister of Propaganda, accompanied by Xu Xuming, Vice Minister of the Propaganda Department of the Municipal Committee and Chairman of the Municipal Federation of Literary and Art Circles, and Chen Huiping, Director of the Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio, Film and Television. Accompanied by Chen Huiping and other leaders, the delegation visited Quanzhou Puppet Theatre and listened to the introduction of the head of Quanzhou Puppet Theatre Hong Shigian on how to create the brand of "sea silk culture", talent training, intangible cultural heritage protection and heritage, theatre construction and operation and cultural industry development. During this period, we watched the wonderful performance of our young actors.