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Coronavirus brings curtain down on Cambodia shadow puppet theatre

Reuters Thursday, 14 May 2020
Cambodia's shadow puppet tradition goes back to the 7th century and has survived the collapse of empires, wars and Khmer Rouge reign of terror that left some 1.7 million people dead.
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Cambodia's shadow puppet tradition goes back to the 7th century and has survived collapse of empires and wars. Now, the coronavirus pandemic has dealt one theater in Phnom Penh a new blow, bringing the curtain down on a troupe and its leader who has been performing in the capital for more than 26...

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