|Big show: The 2018 International Circus Gala at Gia Định Park in HCM City’s Gò Vấp District. Photo courtesy of the organiser |Viet Nam News
HCM CITY – People from HCM City and neighbouring provinces are flocking to the 2018 International Circus Gala being held at the Gia Định Park in Gò Vấp District.
The circus features 50 artists from the US, Ukraine, Mongolia, and Russia and the local Hồng Lộc Circus Group and Phương Nam Arts Troupe performing juggling, acrobatics, aerial straps, and animal training.
Nguyễn Lam Giang, a mother of two living in Tân Bình District, said: “After a very long time I have seen a circus again. Both my children and I enjoyed the show.”
Thùy Trang, a representative of the Phương Nam Troupe, which is organising the event, said it opened on Lunar New Year’s Day (February 16).
“The programme has received a warm welcome from audiences and most of shows have been sold out.”
There are two shows daily until February 25 at 5pm and 8pm.
It will move later to Vũng Tàu, Buôn Ma Thuột, Đà Nẵng, and Hạ Long. VNS