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Curtains Come Down on Cambodia Shadow Puppet Theater as Coronavirus Keeps Tourists Away

Curtains Come Down on Cambodia Shadow Puppet Theater as Coronavirus Keeps Tourists Away

Chantha Lach, Reuters

Despite all the talk about tourism diluting local culture, tourist revenue has, on the other hand, helped to prop up the survival for traditional arts in Cambodia. Without any tourists now, the coronavirus pandemic might be the final push over the cliff's edge for these dying art forms.

2 months ago