Classical Dance which includes famous "Apsara Dance" will surely fascinate tourists' eyes. Apsara Dance reflects one of the origin myths in Cambodia since the Age of Angkor.
It has a grounded, subtle, restrained and ethereal appearance. What make the dance gorgeous and shining are the stunning costumes of dancers. The beauty and exquisite appearance of each dancer in the Apsara Dance is preceded by an elaborate preparation time where each dancer prepares not only physically but mentally for the role they will perform. This distinctive dance includes taut posture, slow movements, and codified facial expressions go along with rhythmic music which will make bring audience to an antique holy world.
Khmer Shadow Theater is divided into two forms: Sbeik Thom and Sbeik Toot. While Sbeik Thom uses big puppets that are actually depicting a character in the story, Sbeik Toot uses small articulate...
Lakhon Khol is another form of Khmer dance which performed by male wearing masks, featuring enactment of the Reamker. Lakhon Khol is one kind of performing arts of the Cambodian Court of Oudong.
Folk Dance is extremely popular in Cambodia. Built up in the 20th century, fold dance focuses on various cultural traditions and ethnic groups of Cambodia.