An unusual and provocative ballet for Saigon

An unusual and provocative ballet for Saigon

The new ballet from the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet, Night Lullaby, to be premiered on June 17, will be highly original, both in the music used and in the subject-matter.

Efforts needed to preserve Lao people’s brocade weaving

Efforts needed to preserve Lao people’s brocade weaving

Brocade weaving is a tradition of Lao ethnic people in Nua Ngam commune, Dien Bien district of the same name province. However, the trade is at risk of falling into oblivion, raising concerns among local artisans.

Nha Trang- Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2017 kicks off

Nha Trang- Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2017 kicks off

The Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2017 opened in Nha Trang city, the central province of Khanh Hoa on June 10, featuring a wide range of cultural and artistic activities.

Shining lights on a royal past

Shining lights on a royal past

Authorities have turned the famous Huế citadel into a night attraction, with the former palace hosting programmes reflecting life during the heydays of the Nguyễn Dynasty.

RoK artists to perform in Hoi An

RoK artists to perform in Hoi An

Artists from the Republic of Korea will perform in the historic city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam as part of the 6th Quang Nam Heritage Festival on June 11 and 12.

Local singer appointed Japanese tourism envoy

Local singer appointed Japanese tourism envoy

VOV.VN - The Japanese government has announced the appointment of popular singer Noo Phuoc Thinh as its goodwill ambassador in Vietnam to promote tourist visits to the East Asian island nation.

Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 promotes local culture to the world

Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 promotes local culture to the world

VOV.VN -The sixth Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 intends to promote local traditional culture to international friends. The event is hosted by the Quang Nam provincial People’s Committee, the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, and the Vietnam National Commission for UNESCO.

Famous Russian choir to sing in Hanoi

Famous Russian choir to sing in Hanoi

The world famous Ural State Folk Choir from Russia will perform at the Vietnam National Academy of Music on June 12 as part of activities to celebrate Russia’s National Day.

UNESCO launches drawing contest for school children

UNESCO launches drawing contest for school children

VOV.VN -The UNESCO Centre for Culture and Education in collaboration with the Top Art Centre in Ho Chi Minh City launched a drawing contest today (June 9) asking children to make a drawing of how they see Vietnam.

Russian pianist to honour homeland in HCM City

Russian pianist to honour homeland in HCM City

The HCM City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) and Russian pianist Igor Chystokletov will perform virtuoso works by Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich at the Opera House on June 9 to celebrate Russia Day, a national holiday in Russia, on June 12.

Yoko Ono project at new art centre

Yoko Ono project at new art centre

Hundreds of art lovers attended the opening of an exhibition showcasing contemporary artworks by 18 Vietnamese and foreign artists in Hanoi on June 6 night.

Mexican, RoK pianists to grace HCM City stage

Mexican, RoK pianists to grace HCM City stage

Mexican pianist Gustavo Romero and pianist Eun Young Joo from the Republic of Korea will present The Pianist of Passion concert at the HCM City Conservatory of Music on June 9.