The flaming moutain is adopted from the classic Chinese novel “Journey to the West”.
Tang Seng and his disciples are stopped by a flaming mountain on their way to the west. Sun Wu Kong (monkey king) attempts to borrow the Plantain fan from the Princess of Iron Fan to put out the flame. The story is about how Sun Wu Kong fighting with the and Princess of Iron Fan and eventually obtain the Plantain Fan.
This programe was performed on the “Overbridge Stage” invented by the troupe. It is the show that combines marionette, rod puppet, hand puppet and human performance. The Flaming Mountain had performed over 4000 times, a real classic of Quanzhou Marionette show.