The Ministry is dedicated to strengthening the development of the performing arts in Taiwan by holding international festivals to:
- Help showcase local performing arts groups.The Ministry has organized a series of outdoor events, street shows, and art parades that offer performance troupes an opportunity to shine.
- Contribute to Taiwan's growing cultural influence. By inviting both local and foreign art agents to these festivals, the Ministry helps to connect Taiwanese performers with a wider audience.
- Support young and upcoming artists. Through these festivals, the Ministry also recruits new talent and implementsits long-term objective of transforming Taiwan into the most experimental and creative region in the Chinese-speaking world.
- Make the performing arts more readily accessible to everyone. International festivals help to bring together professionals and amateurs, performers and critics, as well as foreign and local audiences.