Duc Tuan to perform at Da Nang theatre Pop singer Duc Tuan will perform at the central city's Trung Vuong Theatre tonight, according to event organiser Le Kha Luc. The live show will include 20 songs composed by late musician Pham Duy, and extracts from the Phantom of the Opera, Le temps de cathedrales (Notre-Dame de Paris), and Vietnamese love songs. Tonight will be his first live show in Da Nang. Tuan has put on successful shows in the past including Music of the Night in HCM City in 2009, and Paradiso in Ha Noi and HCM City in 2011. Art performance to mark World No Tobacco Day A modern physical drama will be held in Hanoi on May 25 to mobilise people to comply with the "Law on prevention and control of tobacco harms". The event, jointly organised by the Canada’s HealthBridge organisation on May 25 will coordinate with the Vietnam National Committee on Smoking and Tobacco Control (VINACOSH) and Ministry of Health and Tuoi Tre (Youth) Theatre, aims to spread the message of the … [Read more...] about ART & ENTERTAINMENT IN BRIEF 24/5
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Flute Recital with Le Thu Huong Sat 18 Jun 2016, 8 pm L'Espace 24 Tràng Tiền, Hà Nội You are invited to a solo flute recital with Le Thu Huong. Graduating from the Vietnam National Academy of Music in 2001, Le Thu Huong is one of the most prominent Vietnamese flutists. Former student of the Royal Academy of Music in Denmark, she is currently pursuing her Ph.D at the University of North Texas, USA. She participates regularly as a soloist or tuttiste in many international music festivals in Japan, USA, Britain, France, Germany, Denmark and Sweden. Returning to L'Espace, Le Thu Huong is accompanied by some musicians with whom she concocted this "fantasy summer" and of course "flûtistique"… Artists: Flute: Le Thu Huong Invited artists: - Violon: Nguyen My Huong - Marimba/Xylophone: Doan Mai Huong - Piano: Tran Thai Linh Program "SUMMER FANTASY" Pierre-Octave Férroud (1900-1936): Trois pièces (flute solo) 1. Bergère Captive 2. Jade Toan-Yan (La fête du double cinq) Georges Hue (1858-1948): … [Read more...] about WHAT’S ON JUNE 1-15 (DAILY UPDATE)
VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam did not send any movie to compete for the Best Foreign Language Film Award of the Oscar 2011. This year it has many films that meet Oscar’s standards. The deadline to submit movies to the organizing board of the Oscar 2012 is October 1, but many countries have completed this task. Only five films will be nominated and one will win the Best Foreign Language Film Award. Last year Vietnam did not submit any entry because nominated films did not qualify the criteria of the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). This year, many Vietnamese, not mentioning the contents, meet the AMPAS’ criteria. Films competing in the Foreign Language Film category must have been first released in the country submitting them during the eligibility period defined by the rules of the Academy, and must have been exhibited for at least seven consecutive days in a commercial movie theater. Vietnam has many movies that meet this rule, such as … [Read more...] about Which film to be chosen for Oscar 2012?