Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Local fans of Bon Jovi were left heartbroken Monday after the rock giants canceled the first of two concerts in Taipei due to safety concerns over the approach of Typhoon Dujuan.
A pair of bakers from Taiwan won the biennial World of Bread competition in the French city of Saint-Etienne on Sunday and also took first prize in the artistic piece category.
Sunday, September 27, 2015
The 50th TV Golden Bell Award avoided embarrassment yesterday as some of the big names in the TV industry called off a boycott they had threatened over what they called the jury's disrespect.
A free outdoor concert featuring local and foreign musical talents was staged in Taipei Saturday to commemorate late Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl, who lost his life in 2002 while on assignment in Pakistan.
Tickets for "Queen of Pop" Madonna's first ever concert in Taiwan went on sale on Saturday and were snatched up within 15 minutes, Live Nation Taiwan, the promoter of the concert, said that day.
Friday, September 25, 2015
The Taiwan Academy Los Angeles and the Tyzen Hsiao Music Foundation will co-sponsor an exhibition next month in memory of the late Taiwanese composer Tyzen Hsiao (1938-2015).
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Director Hou Hsiao-hsien's (侯孝賢) martial arts movie "The Assassin" (刺客聶隱娘) premiered in Vietnam on Tuesday, drawing enthusiastic responses from the audience.
Monday, September 21, 2015
Taiwanese opera troupe Ming Hwa Yuan Arts and Cultural Group gave its first performance in Los Angeles on Saturday to an audience of over 1,000.
Friday, September 18, 2015