Midfielder Nguyễn Quang Hải, defender Đoàn Văn Hậu, midfielder Đỗ Hùng Dũng, striker Nguyễn Văn Quyết and midfielder Nguyễn Trọng Hoàng will compete for the top award, the Golden Ball title.
A Vietnamese play will be restaged as a Broadway-style musical by artists from HCM City’s Buffalo Theatre Club this week.
A web series on People’s Artist and theatre actress Lệ Thủy, a star of cải lương (reformed opera), has been released on YouTube to mark the artist’s 40-year career.
Cải lương (reformed opera) star Kim Tử Long is focused on attracting audiences back to theatres and having them learn about historical events through the art.
As many as 14 plays by State-run and private troupes from across Việt Nam will join the event.
The cải lương (reformed opera) play Lan Và Điệp (Love Story of Lan and Điệp), a production by well-known scriptwriter Trần Hữu Trang, will be restaged in a new version 82 years after its premiere.
HCM City does not have enough quality performing spaces for dramatic theatre, according to many local artists.