Scientific seminar “Bai Choi arts in Quang Nam”

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(Cinet)- Scientific seminar "Bai Choi singing in Quang Nam" was organized in central Quang Nam province on October 29 with a participation of some international and domestic researchers and artists of folk music. … [Read more...]

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Xoan Singing-Intangible Cultural Heritage

According to historical records, Xoan singing has existed for over 2,000 years and has been an extremely valuable cultural heritage. On that long way, this genre of folk art has been upheld and facilitated for development by persons of high status and prestige, writers and poets. Xoan singing, also called temple gate singing, honours village guardian spirits. According to legend, the folk singing appeared in the time of Hung Kings. In the old time, Van Lang people did Xoan singing in the … [Read more...]

Where to go on Halloween in Hanoi, Saigon

The Hanoitimes - A number of parks, hotels, restaurants and bars in Hanoi and HCM City have prepared exciting programs to treat guests this Friday and Saturday on the occasion of Halloween. Halloween is a yearly celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows' Day. It initiates the triduum of Allhallowtide, the time in the liturgical year dedicated to remembering the dead, including saints (hallows), martyrs, and all the … [Read more...]

Where to go on Halloween in Saigon, Hanoi

VietNamNet Bridge - A number of parks, hotels, restaurants and bars in Hanoi and HCM City have prepared exciting programs to treat guests this Friday and Saturday on the occasion of Halloween. Halloween is a yearly celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows' Day. It initiates the triduum of Allhallowtide, the time in the liturgical year dedicated to remembering the dead, including saints (hallows), martyrs, and all the … [Read more...]

Art & Entertainment News 30/10

Vietnamese play wins award of excellence at theatre festival The play "Chuyen chang dung si" (The story of a courageous man) performed by the Vietnam National Drama Theatre was granted an award of excellence at the second ASEAN-China Theatre and Drama Festival in China earlier this month. … [Read more...]

Quang Nam seeks to preserve Bai Choi singing

A performance of Bai Choi singing at Tuy Loan communal house in Hao Phong commune, Hoa Vang district, Da Nang city (Photo: VNA) … [Read more...]

Festival highlights arts and music

HCM CITY (VNS) - The Saigon Outcast will hold its Melting Pot event, with the theme "Celebration of Culture", on November 8 and 9. The event includes exhibitions of paintings, ceramics, graffiti, photographs and handmade accessories by expatriates and local artists and organisations. It will also feature music and dance performances by local and expatriate bands and dancers as well as games for children. All proceeds from the festival will go to charity. Half of the funds will be donated to … [Read more...]

Popular Indian dance troupe to perform in Hanoi

Odissi is one of the famous classical Indian dances .

(Cinet)- India 's famous dance troupe Odissi will amaze Hanoian audiences with four special performances at Hanoi University of Culture on October 30. … [Read more...]

Beautiful voice from a rhino protector

Singer Thu Minh, Goodwill Ambassador of the African Wildlife Foundation in Vietnam, embraces a rhino at a preservation center in South Africa during her trip earlier this year - PHOTO: COURTESY OF CHANGE

Kieu Giang "Hundreds of people have fallen down fighting against some armed and organized criminals who are trying to kill innocent rhinos for horns. This is a crime and a severe moral issue that has been accused in the world. We have to stop our selfishness and focus on helpful actions for future generations," Minh starts her talk with the Daily by email. … [Read more...]

Where to go on Halloween in Saigon

A number of hotels, restaurants and bars in HCMC have prepared exciting programs to treat guests this Friday and Saturday on the occasion of Halloween.Trick or Treat Night at Hotel Equatorial HCMC The Trick or Treat Night promises various fun activities for adults and children, including a buffet dinner featuring pumpkin dishes and seafood. Kids with impressive Halloween costumes will have a chance to win vouchers for Galaxy gifts and an "Eat All You Can" dim sum feast for two people. Early … [Read more...]