From the Muppets to Punch and Judy, puppets have captured the imaginations of adults and children around the world for centuries.
In Taiwan, 88-year-old Chen Hsi-huang, is on a campaign to keep the art of traditional puppetry alive.
It’s known as Budaixi and was once one of the country’s most popular forms of entertainment, even surviving a ban during Japanese colonial rule, until karaoke, TV and other newer forms of entertainment won people over.
But some are keen to see Budaixi make a comeback, adding modern twists to help bring the ancient art alive to younger audiences.
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