Bac Giang strengthens actions to safeguard Ca tru art Culture - Sports

Bac Giang strengthens actions to safeguard Ca tru art

Authorities and people of the northern province of Bac Giang have made great efforts to preserve and carry forwards the values of the art of Ca tru (ceremonial singing), aiming to removing the art from UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding.
Hue Festival 2018 features diverse art, culture Culture - Sports

Hue Festival 2018 features diverse art, culture

Nearly 1,300 domestic and foreign artists are brought together at the Hue Festival 2018, which is taking place in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue from April 27 to May 2 to stage unique art performances representing the typical cultures of different regions in Vietnam and abroad.
Culture - Sports

Thang Long Water Puppetry Theater sets Asian record

The Thang Long Water Puppetry Theatre in downtown Hanoi now holds the Asian record for being the only theatre in Asia offering nonstop live performances for 365 days. It is also responsible for introducing the traditional art form to more than 50 countries. The Voice of Vietnam Radio reports.
Culture - Sports

Spiritual music to grace Hanoi

Pianist Pho An My will give a performance in the capital next Monday alongside hat van (a kind of incantation music or ritual music), which is often presented at spiritual ceremonies.
Society

Overseas Vietnamese in Germany plan Vietnam Year

A series of cultural, economic, sport activities will be held throughout next year to celebrate the “Vietnam Year in Germany – 2010”, marking a new step of development in Vietnam-Germany relations.