Exhibition on Tuong art opened Culture - Sports

Exhibition on Tuong art opened

Dozens of paintings and sculptures featuring performers and plays of Tuong and Hat Boi (classical drama), a Vietnamese traditional theatre originating in the 12th century, are now on display at the Garden Mall in HCM City.
A project to preserve two Vietnamese art traditions Culture - Sports

A project to preserve two Vietnamese art traditions

A project to preserve hat boi (classical drama) and bai choi (a traditional game combining folklore singing and lottery picks) has been approved by the People’s Committee of Binh Dinh central province with a view to attracting tourists and preserving traditional theatre by 2020.
Young actress Loc Huyen lights up classical stage Culture - Sports

Young actress Loc Huyen lights up classical stage

Nguyen Thi Loc Huyen is not just a shining star of Vietnam's Tuong Theatre. The young actress willingly carries on her slender shoulders the responsibility to preserve and popularize the art form, said to be one of the oldest theatre arts in the country.
Festival promotes “Don ca tai tu” value Culture - Sports

Festival promotes “Don ca tai tu” value

The Mekong delta province of Tra Vinh launched a “don ca tai tu” (amateur singing) festival for local people on December 23-24 to honour the art, which was recognised as a piece of the world’s intangible cultural heritage.
Don ca tai tu – an impromptu art performance Culture - Sports

Don ca tai tu – an impromptu art performance

An impromptu art performance showing off the creativeness and artistry of the performers - the art of Don ca tai tu's music and songs in southern Vietnam - has earned an honor as a piece of the world’s intangible cultural heritage of humanity.
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United States tour pitches Vietnamese traditional music

Vietnamese and American artists will perform Vietnamese traditional music at eight Universities in the northeastern United States on November 14-23, director of the Institute for Vietnamese Culture and Education (IVCE), Tran Thang, told Viet Nam News on November 11.