Taiwan Stage

2019 TAIWANfest Taiwan Stage - Feature Image

In the shadows of the temples, the stage reveals limitless colours, and bold designs. Under the radiance of the lights, dancers dance passionately and energetically. In the audiences, men, women, and children gather with smiles – this is one of Taiwan’s most unique sights.

Celebrate Women Concert

2019 TAIWANfest - Celebrate Women Concert - Featured Image

Alongside caring and cherishing their families, they are not afraid to stand up for their rights, or to fight for their loved ones. In days past, as families left their homelands for a new home named Canada, women were the backbone, the ones keeping families together.

Island Scream

2019 TAIWANfest - Sorry Youth - Featured Image

When on stage, the band and their three members are radiant, passionate, and energetic, with their combination of rock and traditional Chinese percussion. You’ll notice their blend of Mandarin and Taiwanese lyrics, which awaken one’s cultural roots and memories of their homeland, passed down through the generations.

Stunning Virtuosity

2019 TAIWANfest - Stunning Virtuosity - Featured Image

Rhythm is like a heartbeat. The heartbeat-like vibe gives percussion a sense of humanness and familiarity. Even from infancy, human instinct is to hit and strike. Perhaps, that is what makes percussion music lively and spirited.