Water puppetry was born just over 10 centuries ago in the Red River Delta. This type usually take on holiday, village festivals, fun day, New Year’s Day, using every trick puppets, acting on the water. Water puppet is also considered intangible cultural character of the people of Vietnam. Due to its excellent properties, so the art has elements of folk, water puppetry has quickly become the traditional art, that can be likened to the Tuong art, Cheo art is located high in the stage nation. Puppet in many countries around the world, but the water puppet is the only country in Vietnam.
Water puppetry is a unique creative residents of the Red River delta, is fragile home from the tame, domestic improvement. Water puppetry is often put on the harvest day, spring day, in the festivities. Through the story of water puppet show artists, viewers will feel the nuances of village affairs and entrusted to that idyllic dreams to life.