Choreographer Tuyết Minh has produced several contemporary dance performances and world-known classic ballets. She has a dream of bringing Vietnamese characters to the ballet stage. Phương Mai talks with Minh about her effort to fulfill her dream.
The HCM City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will host a concert celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birthday at the Opera House on June 13.
A ballet based on Truyện Kiều (The Tale of Kiều), the 18th century poetic masterpiece by the great poet Nguyễn Du, is expected to be staged at the HCM City Opera House this month.
Nguyễn Thu Huệ wanted to become a ballet dancer. Her parents did not want her to go far away from home but she said if she could not, she would go on a hunger strike. Now, she is a very successful ballerina.
Forbes Vietnam magazine has announced its list of “Top 30 Under 30” in 2020 to honour the most influential faces in the country. Among them is ballerina Nguyễn Thu Huệ from the Việt Nam National Opera and Ballet Theatre
Bệnh Sĩ (Egotism) by late playwright Lưu Quang Vũ will be staged on Saturday evening at the Hà Nội Opera House, marking the return of cultural activities after the pandemic.
It aimed to spotlight the late President’s life and career and his substantial contributions to the country’s revolution.
A special programme entitled Hồ Chí Minh - Sáng Ngời Ý Chí Việt Nam (Hồ Chí Minh – Việt Nam Will Shine Bright) will be broadcast live on VTV1 Channel at 8pm on May 18.