Khon, traditional Thai mask dance

Khon traditional Thai mask dance

Khon traditional Thai mask dance

Khon, traditional Thai mask dance performed solely in the royal court, will take the stage at Thailand Cultural Centre’s main hall from November 2 to 30. The Royal Khon Production will perform “Ramayana: The Building of the Causeway“, in which Rama leads his monkey army to the shore opposite the city of Thossakan the demon king. Rama must to build a causeway, but his monkey knights Hanuman and Nilaphat quarrel, and Thossakan sends his mermaid daughter Suphanna Matcha to destroy the causeway.