Nanta Show, Discover comedy that needs no translation at Nanta, a dynamic, non-verbal musical show that blends humor with traditional Korean samulnori percussion. Watch comic ‘chefs’ transform their kitchen into a stage with acrobatic cooking tricks, musical knives and a surprise dumpling challenge. Enjoy the nonstop rhythmic percussion and theatrical flair of a show that’s traveled across the world — keeping audiences laughing in Germany, Scotland, Japan and the United States.
For an action packed stage show like nothing else in Bangkok the comedy chefs in Cookin’ Nanta will amaze and delight all ages. ‘Nanta’ is a Korean word to mean strike relentlessly, and throughout this non-verbal theatrical performance, thrilling percussion music is created using everything from traditional Korean water drums to cooking utensils like chef’s whisks and carving knives. The nonstop rhythmic percussion is complemented by hilarious facial expressions and a little help from the audience to create a humorous story of a hapless gang of chefs.
The theater company is originally from Korea, but have traveled with this show extensively: from Edinburgh, London and Germany in Europe, to Japan and Singapore in Asia, and even making history as the first Asian production to open its own large-scale theater in New York.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Bangkok and drive to the Bangkok Nanta Theater. The Nanta cooking show begins at approximately 8pm. Return to your hotel in Bangkok approximately 9:45pm to 10:30pm.