Huge waste of time. We left after 20 minutes. The live music was the ONLY good thing about this show. Not worth it really.
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We were initially unsure about this because it is completely in Vietnamese. However that didn’t impact understanding it at all as we were easily able to follow the story. It was really cool to see this traditional show works with the puppets in the water...More
Attended while visiting the ethnicity museum. Interesting art form and really a good play story to follow. Narrated in English and definitely kid friendly. After the show they provide an exhibit for hands on with the puppets. Kids had a great time. Only about 45min...More
The water puppet show was quaint and charming. It was a little bit like watching Team America. The music was excellent. But puppetry isn’t for us. It was impressive but we would rather check out other sights in Hanoi. If you have children then this...More
I am glad I took the time out for this. The entire show was very traditional....from the dress and instruments of the musicians to the history of this form of entertainment for royalty dating back to the 1300.... or so. It was time well spent.