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The BandFest 2018 to feature int’l stars

The BandFest 2018 to feature int’l stars

Internationally-acclaimed jazz guitarist Nguyen Le and his band will perform at The BandFest 2018 later this month at the Ha Noi Opera House.

French theatre company stages free performance in Cần Thơ

04/13/2018 09:00

French theatre company Be Clown will perform its circus play Petole (Becalmed) for free in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta city of Can Tho on April 15.

Classic cải lương play to be restaged in HCM City

04/12/2018 09:00

The historical play Thai Hau Duong Van Nga (Queen Mother Duong Van Nga) by famous scriptwriters Hoa Phuong and Chi Lang will be restaged in a new version to celebrate 100 years of cai luong (reformed opera).

World music with The Transplanted

04/12/2018 09:00

Manzi Art Space will host a world music night featuring Di Thuc or The Transplanted – a fusion/world music group bringing together six musicians from Morocco, Viet Nam, France and Australia.

Vietnamese discover newfound love for Xẩm singing

04/11/2018 16:00

 An increasing number of fans of Xam singing has stirred a wave among folk musicians looking to recover and preserve the traditional form of music.

Việt Nam Idol runner-up releases new album

04/11/2018 10:02

Hoang Quyen, the runner up in Viet Nam Idol 2012, has released her third album entitled Song Hap Dan (Attractive Wave). The album was made over the course of two years in  the first co-operation effort between the singer and composers Do Bao and Vo Thien Thanh.

Turkish tales come to Vietnamese readers

04/10/2018 16:36

A book of Turkish tales, containing 200 small humorous stories about Nasreddin Hodja, was launched in Ha Noi recently. 

National Drama Festival to open in HCM City this week

04/10/2018 12:13

The triennial National Drama Festival will take place at the HCM City’s Army Theatre from April 11-25.

Comedy drama a top-grossing Việt Nam film

04/10/2018 12:12

Now showing in cinemas, Nhung Thang Nam Ruc Ro (Go-Go Sister) is one of two movies released this year that have been included in the five top grossing Vietnamese films.

Arts festival brings performance to new spaces

04/09/2018 12:48

The Krossing Over Arts Festival (KOAF) will feature a series of interdisciplinary and collaborative performances along with a plethora of artist talks, dance workshops, and international film screenings on April 16-22 in HCM City.