Festival Announcement—Tuvalu Youth Troupe to Perform in the 2014 Nan Ying International Folklore Festival/藝術節公告—吐瓦魯青年團將參加2014年南瀛國際民俗藝術節 / by Minute Taupo

The Nan Ying International Folklore Festival is a biannual event held by the Tainan City Government in Southern Taiwan.  The Festival encourages international exchange in the fields of art and culture, enhances Taiwan’s understanding of foreign cultures, and assists international performing groups appreciate the lifestyles and cultures of Taiwan.  The 2014 Nan Ying International Folklore Festival will extend from 4th to 12th October, 2014 with performances conducted at venues throughout Tainan.  Through the generous support of the Government of Tuvalu, Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Miaoli’s Cyuanhua Temple Association, the Tuvalu Youth Troupe, an outstanding dancing group from Tuvalu, will join performance groups hailing from countries including Japan, Nepal, India, New Zealand, Malaysia, Turkey, and Panama during this year’s Festival.  The Festival promises to be an amazing experience for audience members, and we encourage anyone interested in culture, dance, and, of course, Tuvalu to travel to Tainan for this magical event!  For more information on Festival performance groups, schedules, and venues, see the official Nan Ying Festival website at http://nyiff.tnc.gov.tw/en/index