The Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) will organise two interesting activities this weekend.
Communities of the Cơ Tu ethnic group living in the city and Quảng Nam province will host the traditional Cơ Tu Cultural Day in Giàn Bí village in the city’s Hòa Bắc commune on April 13-14.
The Embassy of Italy in Việt Nam, in co-operation with the IBLA Foundation, will organise a concert on March 16 at the Hà Nội Youth Theatre.
South Korean choreographer Chun Yoo-oh will stage a contemporary dance based on Truyện Kiều (The Tale of Kiều), the masterpiece by the great poet Nguyễn Du, at the HCM City Opera House this weekend.
A concert titled Chạm (Touch), hosted by the young musician Hoàng Thu Trang, will bring French audiences a glimpse of Vietnamese music and culture.
Manzi Art Space will host Air/Sound – a solo flute concert by artist Laura Chislett from Australia, on January 12.
The year 2017 witnessed various important cultural and tourism events in Việt Nam. Việt Nam News looks back and lists the most distiguished:
The HCM City Ballet and Symphony Orchestra (HBSO) will stage the operetta Die Fledermaus (The Bat) by Austrian composer Johann Strauss II at the Opera House on December 29.
HCM City has become a favourite destination for international musicians and artists who perform classical music, ballet and opera with their Vietnamese counterparts and offer training to talented locals. Phương Mai reports.