Thai Cultural Night in the U.S.
Extraordinary evening of Thai traditional and classical music, dance, and puppet theater.
Saturday, November 01, 2008
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
A celebration of the 81st birthday anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej and the 175th anniversary of the establishment of Thai - U.S. diplomatic relations.
The program will feature 20 members of a skilled cultural troupe from Thailand to showcase a series of Thai traditional and classical music and dances. The highlights will be the performance of the Thai classical mask dance drama "Khon" from the 17th century and a Ramakien (Ramayana) puppet play.
Please note that an exhibit in the Schoenberg Hall lobby will begin at 6:30 p.m. featuring demonstrations of Thai fruit and vegetable carving, garland arrangement, Thai massage, and Thai food and beverages.
Cost: Tickets: regular $30, students and children $10
Tickets available from the UCLA Central Ticket Office or online at UCLA Live.