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Maestoso to hold free concert at St Joseph Cathedral

Music group Maestoso will organize Cathedral Concert Series No.1 at St Joseph Cathedral in Hanoi on June 29, starting at 8 p.m., offering free concerts to the public and bringing a new and unique experience to Vietnamese musicians and audiences. St Joseph Cathedral in Hanoi where Maestoso will organize the first concert in the Cathedral ... Read More »

Dance to celebrate Saigon lifestyle

Café Saigon, a contemporary dance featuring HCM City’s lifestyle in the mid-20th century, will premiere at the city’s Opera House on June 30. Dance dance dance: Choreographers Joost Vrouenraets and Maite Guerin are staging the contemporary dance Café Saigon which will premiere at the city Opera House on June 30. Photo by David Peskens The work is a co-production of ... Read More »

Mind-bending movie series at TPD

Over more than a century of development, cinema has taken giant leaps that at times surpass human imagination. Throughout this process, numerous cinematic styles, genres and astonishing techniques were invented and introduced to the world. A scene from the sci-fi thriller Donnie Darko which will be presented tomorrow night at the TPD. The movie is among a series of mind-bending ... Read More »

’Water is Life’ at L’Usine HCM City

The ’Water is Life’ exhibition will open on July 7 at 7:30 pm at L’Usine on 151/5 Dong Khoi St in HCM City’s District 1. The ’Water is Life’ Exhibition will open on July 7 at L’Usine 151/5 Dong Khoi St, HCM City’s District 1. – Photo citynetevents.com The New-York based artist Sto Len has explored the local waterways of ... Read More »

Phu Quoc to host Vietnam’s biggest electronic music festival

Phu Quoc Island off Kien Giang Province in December will host the third edition of Epizode, which is Vietnam’s biggest underground dance music festival. Carl Cox performs on New Year’s Eve 2017 at Epizode 2  Epizode 3 will kick off on December 28, 2018 and run through January 8, 2019, according to the Vietnam News Agency.   Participants will be treated ... Read More »

Synescape live performance to be held in Hanoi

Synescape live audiovisual performance merging digital with analogue components will take place at Tinh Dau art space in Hanoi this Saturday. The show features special collaborator Linh Ha For Now, who will adapt her mesmerizing vocal arrangements in a totally innovative way: her voice will be activated as she comes into contact with the installations in the center of the ... Read More »

VN Fine Arts Museum celebrates lacquer master’s 110th birthday

Some 40 sketches by lacquer artist Nguyen Gia Tri are on displayed at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum to mark his 110th birthday on June 26.  browser not support iframe. The sketches vary in size, ranging from the smallest measuring 15x11cm to the largest at 67x106cm. Tri used various materials for lacquer paintings, which is known in Vietnam as sơn ... Read More »

Ho Chi Minh City summer book fair opens

The Ho Chi Minh City Book Distribution Joint Stock Company (FAHASA) has opened the 2018 Summer Book Fair in Ho Chi Minh City. This year’s fair offers more than 300,000 titles across various genres and nearly 3,000 stationary items of more than 20 publishing houses and over 60 famous domestic and international cultural media companies. Publishers taking part in the ... Read More »

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on July 2-8

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events that will take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City from July 2 to 8. HANOI PERFORMANCE Subscription Concert Vol. 111 with Michaël Cousteau and Nguyen Bich Tra 8pm, July 7 The Grand Concert Hall Vietnam National Academy of Music 77 Hao Nam Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi You are invited ... Read More »

Events in Hanoi and HCMC on June 25 – July 1

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events that will take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. HANOI PERFORMANCE Traditional Music & Beatbox Concert “Nam Nhi” 8pm, June 30 Institut Français de Hanoi – L’Espace 24 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi You are invited to a traditional music and beatboxing concert, “Nam Nhi” (rough translation: Macho), with artist Ngo ... Read More »