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Cambodian Living Arts

Street 13 | 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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Street 13 | National Museum of Cambodia, Sangkat Chey Chumneas, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday

I can't recommend this show highly enough, it's an amazing show. The costumes, music and dancing were all beautiful and you get to see a flavour of culture from different regions of Cambodia. Go and see it!

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I coincidentally stayed near the national museum and while strolling today, I decided to have a look at what the ticket booth was about. Tickets were sold at $15, $20, $25 and on a first come first served basis. We got $20 and got there...More

Thank YvonneSYapp
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were very happy to have come across a flyer of the performance at our hotel, and that tickets were still available. Most, if not all, of the performances i have seen featuring the traditional music and dance of a place is watered down—just fancy...More

Thank chewyandwookie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to see the Cambodian Living Arts Dance Performance at the suggestion of the tour guide who took us to the National Museum earlier in the day, and are we ever glad we did! As the founder of the troupe remarked "We hope Cambodia...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing! Ladies are gorgeous and talented. I would see it again and recommend for folks to see it while in the capital.

Thank BooBoo99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to the shadow show tonight. Wow it was amazing the dancers have had fantastic training, there is a variety of different dances and all the costumes are so professional.I highly recommend seeing this while your in Phnom Penh.More

Thank Peter M
Manon T, Sales and Marketing Executive at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Peter M, Thank you very much for coming to see the traditional dance show at the National Museum, and for writing about your experience on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed the performance! Thank you again for your support, Best wishes...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a real non touristy Cambodian show with local dancers and was a real pleasure to watch with its beautiful costumes and dancers. Thoroughly recommended. They even provided a birthday cake for my daughter and sang happy birthday after the show. Please support this...More

Thank dac55
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing highlight from our trip to Cambodia, where then Cambodian Living Arts students, a not for profit organization founded nearly 20 years ago by Arn Corn Pond who has a powerful message to send to supporting their cultures through teaching and performing. We were...More

Thank Marcus W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This performance was amazing you could really tell how passionate and how much effort the artists put in. It was absolutely beautiful and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Thank you so much, I will definitely recommend this to everyone I know.More

Thank Isabella G
Manon T, Sales and Marketing Executive at Cambodian Living Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Isabella G, Thank you very much for coming to see the Traditional Dance Show. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed the performanceso much! Our artists love showcasing their art and culture and it is such a pleasure to see you could feel...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was part of a tour group but we had the evening to ourselves so I decided to go along to the performance and boy was I so pleased I went. I paid for a $20 seat which comes with a cushion a $25 seat...More

Thank Nafisa S
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