Tag: "cai luong"

Variety show gathers Vietnam’s biggest stars

Variety show gathers Vietnam’s biggest stars

A Gala night gathering big stars from across Vietnam will be held on September 26, 2017 in Hanoi to mark the 60th founding anniversary of the Vietnam Stage Artists Association and welcome Vietnam's Stage Day (which falls on the 12th day of the eighth lunar month).

Cai luong show to raise money for poor farmers

Cai luong show to raise money for poor farmers

Dozens of veteran and young cai luong (reformed theatre) artists and singers will perform at HCM City Theatre for a charity programme to raise funds for poor farmers living in the Mekong Delta provinces.

Wax museum featuring artists to open in HCM City

Wax museum featuring artists to open in HCM City

Visitors to Ho Chi Minh City will have a chance to pose for photos at the Wax Museum of Vietnamese Artists, known informally as Madame Tussauds Vietnam, which is scheduled to open early next month.

A Chilean actress falls for cai luong, and Vietnam too

A Chilean actress falls for cai luong, and Vietnam too

An actress from Chile, with a passion for Asian culture and art, Josefina Florin decided to focus on Vietnam and eventually learn cai luong (the reformed opera), a traditional music genre from Vietnam.

HCM City to host first tai tu festival for children

HCM City to host first tai tu festival for children

The first Tai Tu Music Festival for Children, to be held at HCM City’s Labour Cultural House next week, will include participants under 15 years old performing songs and instrumental pieces.

The Vietnamese Bamboo Flute

The Vietnamese Bamboo Flute

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese bamboo flute has long been one of the most popular wind instruments, containing the essence of Vietnamese music. The moody sound it produces has signified the spiritual life of the Vietnamese people since long ago.

Performing traditional theater in Hanoi

Performing traditional theater in Hanoi

(VOV) - Traditional theaters play an important role in Vietnamese culture. Despite the rapid development of contemporary art genres and the entertainment industry in Vietnam, traditional theaters continue to inspire both Vietnamese and foreign audience.

Book on vong co songs released

Book on vong co songs released

A book of vong co (nostalgia) songs written by People's Artist Vien Chau, one of the southern region's most famous writers of cai luong (reformed opera), has been released in Ho Chi Minh City.

Street concert to test mixed blend

Music fans will have a chance to enjoy a big seasonal outdoor feast, Luala concert, scheduled for April 20 to May 12, which will test the mixed blend of traditional and new age music.