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Cambodian Living Arts

13 Street | National Museum of Cambodia, Sangkat Chey Chumneas, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
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Cambodian Arts Traditional Dance Show in Phnom Penh
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Experience an unforgettable evening of authentic Cambodian culture at the Traditional Dance Show in Phnom Penh! Featuring a variety of folk and classical dances and more than 35 talented artists, our audiences are taken on a captivating journey from Angkorian palaces of old to the villages of today. Wonder at the abundance of unique sights and sounds presented on stage in the beautiful gardens of the National Museum in Phnom Penh. Dinner & Show packages also available. The Traditional Dance Show is a program of Cambodian Living Arts, a not for profit organization whose mission is to be a catalyst in a vibrant arts sector, inspiring new generations. All proceeds from the show go toward supporting emerging artists, learning and leadership programs and other arts projects through the work of Cambodian Living Arts. Show schedule: 7 PM Monday through Sunday (October to March) Monday through Saturday (June to August) Monday - Wednesday - Friday - Saturday (April, May and September)
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Hours Today: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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13 Street | National Museum of Cambodia, Sangkat Chey Chumneas, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really enjoyed the performamces and beautiful costumes. It is a wonderful charity to support as each ticket goes towards supporting an artist's education. We got the $15 seats, the theatre is small so I would recommend these seats as you still have a great view....More

Thank lindsaybthompson
Reviewed 3 days ago

We saw the Grace and Grandeur performance which is one of three shows. This one-hour show was so much more than I thought it would be. The performances (8 separate stories) were all so different and entertaining. Elaborate, beautiful costumes for each segment performed by...More

Thank Nancy F
SarahCLA, Manager at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Nancy F! Thank you very much for coming to see our Traditional Dance Show and also for providing this lovely review, we really appreciate it! Or talented artists take such great pleasure in performing and sharing their culture with the audience; we are so...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very talented group of performers and the highlight my visit to of Phnom Penh! The show supports a great cause and should not be missed.

Thank Alexandra K
SarahCLA, Manager at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Alexandra K! Thank you very much for coming to see our show! We are so glad that you had a great time at the performance, thank you once again for supporting our artists and organization. With best wishes, Sarah

Reviewed 1 week ago

We are so glad we included this in our activities! This was the best of Phnom Penh! The history, the dance, the story, the purpose! All of it is so very good - and especially the purpose! It is so much more than a performance....More

Thank lsely
SarahCLA, Manager at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello lsely, Thank you very much for coming to see our Traditional Dance Show and also for providing this lovely review - we really appreciate it! Our artists take great joy in sharing their Cambodian culture others, it makes us so happy to know that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I attended a very fun and exciting performance held by this group. It was made up of a variety of short dances, several with a narrative element, and held at the National Museum. The story can be a little hard to follow,...More

Thank pmaxcaudill
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for the Cambodia National school of living arts show on Wednesday in museum premises. That day it was light and shadow performance. The dances included several traditional dances of Cambodia, Dance dramatic scenes from the Cambodian version of Ramayana. Total experience can best...More

Thank palsks
SarahCLA, Manager at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello palsks, Thank you very much for coming to see our Traditional Dance Show, and for providing this review, we really appreciate your support! We are so glad that you enjoyed the performed and will be sure to pass your feedback onto our artists. With...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled across this quite by chance. We were walking back to our hotel and passed the National Museum (where performances are held) at 6:40pm. We were able to get two tickets at the last minute without any reservation. The show lasts one hour from...More

Thank Owen B
SarahCLA, Manager at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Owen B! Thank you very much for coming to see our Traditional Dance Show and also for providing this lovely review, we really appreciate it. Our artists take great pleasure in sharing their Cambodian culture with others; we are so pleased that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The whole show was just amazing. It is impressive how much work they have put into preserving the authentic Cambodian culture, dancing and songs. The costumes are so beautiful - my favorite part was the Apsara’s dance at the very beginning. Seems it is very...More

Thank Ivaylo M
SarahCLA, Manager at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ivaylo M! Thank you so much for coming to see our Traditional Dance Show and for also taking the time to provide this review, we really appreciate it! Our artists take real joy from performing and sharing their culture with others; we are so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A bit of a long yet interesting prologue followed by a fantastic performance by young eager to please artists.

Thank daveinbarrie2016
SarahCLA, Manager at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello daveinbarrie2016! Thank you very much for coming to see our Traditional Dance Show and for your review, we really appreciate it! We are so glad that the show exceeded your expectations. With very best wishes, Sarah

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very nice experience. Their advocacy is very heart-warming and their show is overwhelming in culture. Highly recommended for everyone visiting Cambodia! More power to this group!More

Thank Rodnie M
SarahCLA, Manager at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Rodnie, Wow, thank you very much for coming to see our Traditional Dance Show and for such a lovely review! Our artists work hard at their craft so it's so lovely to hear that their efforts have been enjoyed and appreciated. Thank you very...More

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platybo
26 December 2017|
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Response from SarahCLA | Property representative |
Hi platybo, Thanks for your question! As per the above responses, we sell by section, but not individual seat. So if you buy for Section A for example, you can sit anywhere in Section A. Our doors open at 7pm. Please note... More
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