Chinese Dragon Shadow Puppets

Artist: Hua Hua Zhang

Type: Workshops / Residencies

Program Availability: In-Person

  • Hua Hua Zhang - Chinese Shadow Puppets
  • Hua Hua Zhang - Chinese Shadow Puppets
  • Hua Hua Zhang - Chinese Shadow Puppets
  • Hua Hua Zhang - Chinese Shadow Puppets


Students explore the history and culture of traditional Chinese shadow puppet theatre and learn about characteristics of the mythological Chinese dragon. After learning some steps of the dragon dance, students are guided in making their own dragon shadow puppets. Additional time will allow students to perform a story with their dragons.

Program options:


Please fill out this inquiry form or call 866-500-9265 for more information. (Virtual programs are not charged a travel fee.)

Price & Info


Workshop Cost per Day: $600

Workshop Materials Fee: $1/student for Grades 1-3, $1.50/student for Grades 3-6

Additional Fees: In-Person Program Travel Fee - $95 per day; Virtual Program Technology Fee - $45; (On-Demand programs are not charged travel or tech fees)


Audience Limit: 25

Program Length: 45 minutes per workshop

Workshop Minimum # of Days: 1

Appropriate For Grade(s): 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th



Arts Appreciation Month

Asian Pacific-American Heritage Month

Chinese New Year

National Arts & Humanities Month

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

World Cultures

World Languages


Technical Requirements

Artist in one room for the children to travel to her. 4-6 long tables depending on class size. At least, 1 teacher needed in room to assist.