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Busan award winning film gets fined

  A scene in Ròm, a Vietnamese film that won the top award at the Busan International Film Festival.  The film has been fined for participating in the event without legal authority. — Photo thanhnien.vn HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese coming-of-age drama Ròm, a recent winner at the Busan International Film Festival, has been fined VNĐ40 million (US$1,700) for participating in the ... Read More »

Ballet Giselle returns to Opera House

  HCM CITY – The classical ballet Giselle, which is considered one of the great Romantic ballets, will return to the HCM City Opera House on October 19 and 20. The two-act ballet is directed and staged by French dancer and choreographer Chloe Glemot and Japanese dancer Yuki Hiroshige. The production was welcomed by city audiences when it was first staged at the ... Read More »

Vinschool students release first English book

A panel discussion at the launch ceremony of “So That I Will Roar You Gently”, written by 11 young writers from the Vinschool Education System at the Hanoi Book Street on October 12. — VNS Photo Thanh Hải HÀ NỘI — An English book written by 11 young writers from grades 7 to 12 at the Vinschool Education System was released officially to the public and ... Read More »

Festival to highlight Thái ethnic culture

    Xòe, a traditional dance of Thái ethnic people will be highlighted at the festival featuring Thái ethnic culture. Photo vietnamnet.vn HÀ NỘI Features of ethnic Thái culture will be presented through various activities held in the northern province of Điện Biên on October 18 to 20. The second Thái cultural festival will be held with the participation of 600 ... Read More »

Ancient house preserves cultural imprints

  By Phương Hà Lying by the ancient village of Tùy Loan in the central coastal city Đà Nẵng, the 200-year-old Tích Thiện Đường house still retains its original architecture. It is becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination, especially at the weekend. To reach Tích Thiện Đường, we had to drive 30km southwest of Đà Nẵng City along former Highway 14B, and ... Read More »

S.Korean pianist excited about VN debut

  South Korean pianist Heejin An.  HÀ NỘI South Korean pianist Heejin An will perform together with the Hà Nội Symphony Orchestra at the ‘Autumn Concert’ in Hà Nội on October 12. The one-night-only performance is part of a special programme organised by the Việt Nam National Academy of Music (VNAM) to bring famous foreign artists to perform in Việt Nam. When ... Read More »

Pop singer to perform at ABU TV Song Festival

HCM CITY —  Pop singer Hoàng Thùy Linh will perform at the 8th Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union TV Song Festival (ABU TV Song Festival), a televised music gala event to be held in Japan next month, featuring artists from the Asia-Pacific region.  Linh and singers from 10 countries and territories will perform at the festival, which was organised by Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) in co-operation ... Read More »

Art festival connects international artists

HÀ NỘI A festival with the participation of 140 international and Vietnamese artists will take place in Hà Nội from October 14 to 18. Entitled Hanoi Art Connecting, the event has been held annually since 2016 with a view to connecting Vietnamese and international artists. The event is being held by Asia Art Link (AAL) and the Hà Nội Industrial Fine ... Read More »

Cải lương artist seeks new audiences for traditional art

  At his biggest live show on Saturday, Kim Tử Long will treat theatre lovers to traditional cải lương featuring historical events and national heroes. VNS Photo Thanh Hiệp By Thu Anh HCM CITY — 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. ... Read More »

Hanoians remember victory day

Hundreds of locals took part in a ceremony in downtown Hà Nội yesterday to replicate the atmosphere of October 10, 1965, when the Vietnamese People’s Army marched into the capital that had regained power from the French. People dressed up to receive the libration army troops. VNS Photos Trương Vị This year, the city celebrates the 65th anniversary of Liberation Day and the 20th anniversary as ... Read More »