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Different places have different names for shadow puppet theater.
In Shaanhsi and Szechuan, people call it "lamp shadow,"
In Hunan Province and Nanking, it is called "shadow theater."
in Hupei it is known by the name "Leather shadow theater."
In Honan Province, it is referred to as "Donkey leather shadow."
In Hopei Province, it is known as "Luanchou Shadow Theater,"
In Heilunchiang Province, it is called "Chaotiaoerh."
In Kwangtung Province people call it "paper shadow theater"
in Fukien Province, it comes by the name "Pulling leather monkey."
In Chekiang Province, it is referred to as "Leather Dolls."
In Taiwan, we call it "leather monkey theater."
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Kaohsiung City 82060, Taiwan(Museum Hours)
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