Entertainment News in Hanoi & HCMC on March 16-22

EXHIBITION

Hanoi- Exhibition of traditional lacquer works

Until March 28,

The exhibition Vietnamese Lacquer Art showcasing 100 works created by different generations of Vietnamese artists including Nguyen Huyen, Nguyen Tien Chung, Van Binh, Pham Van Don, Tran Van Ha, Tran Duy, Ngo Minh Cau, and Nguyen Duc Toan. Works by Saeko Ando, a Japanese artist living in Vietnam, are also on display.

Hanoi-Photo exhibition: "Hanoi, confidence and desire to rise"

Until Mar 20,

Featuring 200 photos divided in four sections – the first is devoted to precious documentary photos on President Ho Chi Minh and the city’s revolutionary movement; the second one focuses on the city’s historic milestones, telling stories about its important achievements under the leadership of the municipal Party organisation; and the third one depicts the capital city during the renewal period with a desire to rise high as a national hub for culture, science, education, economics and international exchanges.

The last section shows efforts of the city to promote the movement of learning and following President Ho Chi Minh’s ideology and morality.

 

HCMC-Photographer recalls memories in Australia

Mar 13- Apr 9

The Hummingbird Cafe Saigon, D1

Introducing photos by Tran Vinh Dat through which he reminisces about his four years in Brisbane, Australia.

The photo series shares Dat’s dreamy view from the time he spent around his friends in a foreign country. As international students, the young men got together to adapt to the environment.

Dtinews/Hanoigrapevines

 
 

Other News

.
Goalie Tien Anh: An obsession called Sasi Kumar
Goalie Tien Anh: An obsession called Sasi Kumar
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  13/05/2020 

Goalie Tran Tien Anh is remembered by most fans for his error that led to the Vietnamese national team's loss to Singapore in the 1998 Tiger Cup (now AFF Cup) final.

Exhibition displays artworks by amateur artists
Exhibition displays artworks by amateur artists
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

A new exhibition, entitled Who I Am, features works by amateur artists from the Green Art Centre.

Major work at My Son Sanctuary mostly complete
Major work at My Son Sanctuary mostly complete
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

Up to eighty percent of restoration work on towers of Group A (A10, A8, A11) in the My Son Sanctuary has been completed, including the foundation, inner walls and boundary walls,

Hanoi scheduled to host Golden Kite Awards on May 12
Hanoi scheduled to host Golden Kite Awards on May 12
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

After being postponed several times due to COVID-19, the 2019 Golden Kite Awards are finally set to get underway in Hanoi on May 12.

Vietnamese Grandmaster Liem to compete at online Steinitz Memorial contest
Vietnamese Grandmaster Liem to compete at online Steinitz Memorial contest
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

Vietnamese Grandmaster Le Quang Liem will participate at the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Online Steinitz Memorial tournament on May 15-17.

Cai luong needs state support
Cai luong needs state support
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

Cải lương tuồng cổ (a form of Vietnamese reformed folk opera) is in need of state support as it faces a severe shortage of human resources, according to Người Lao Động (Labourer) newspaper.

Khanh Hoa starts project to preserve folk art
Khanh Hoa starts project to preserve folk art
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

Authorities in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa have approved a project to preserve and promote the values of bài chòi (folk singing) in the province.

Singers experiment with livestreaming shows
Singers experiment with livestreaming shows
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

Live-streaming performances are an alternative in times when the physical stage cannot open.

Defender Hau’s Heerenveen contract to be discussed
Defender Hau’s Heerenveen contract to be discussed
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

Doan Van Hau and SC Heerenveen have made headlines in local media after the Dutch football club reported they wanted to extend the player's contract.

Vietnamese photographer wins #Spring2020 contest for best photo
Vietnamese photographer wins #Spring2020 contest for best photo
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  11/05/2020 

Local photographer @quytran has been named as the overall winner of the #Spring2020 contest which sets out to discover the world’s best photo, as launched by the Agora app.

HTV Cycling Tournament ready to commence on May 19
HTV Cycling Tournament ready to commence on May 19
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  11/05/2020 

The 32nd version of the annual Ho Chi Minh City Television (HTV) Cycling Tournament is due to get underway on May 19 to commemorate the 130th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh.

Multi-tasker: HCM City man can fly four kites at a time
Multi-tasker: HCM City man can fly four kites at a time
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  12/05/2020 

Pham Van Tam in Binh Tan District, HCM City is taking a traditional Vietnamese activity of kite flying to new heights by flying four of them at the same time.

Vietnamese teens spread love for music idol
Vietnamese teens spread love for music idol
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  13/05/2020 

American teenage singer Billie Eilish has stolen the hearts of young people around the world, and Vietnamese teenagers are no exception.

Vietnamese midfielder in Fox Sports poll for Asian Front Three
Vietnamese midfielder in Fox Sports poll for Asian Front Three
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  11/05/2020 

Vietnamese football star Nguyen Quang Hai has been listed as one of nine nominees for Asian Front Three by the prestigious sport website Fox Sports Asia.

Hospital holds beauty contest for thalassemia patients
Hospital holds beauty contest for thalassemia patients
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  10/05/2020 

A 38-kilo woman has won the first Thalassemia Beauty Contest in Vietnam held by the National Institute Of Haematology & Blood Transfusion and the Vietnam Thalassemia Association.

VN national volleyball championships to begin next month
VN national volleyball championships to begin next month
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  10/05/2020 

The National Volleyball Championships have been rescheduled after the easing of the social distancing and reintroduction of sport.

Cultural activities held in Hanoi to celebrate President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday
Cultural activities held in Hanoi to celebrate President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  10/05/2020 

Rare objects and documents associated with President Ho Chi Minh have been put on public display for the first time at the Ho Chi Minh Museum.

Historic photos of Hai Phong City displayed
Historic photos of Hai Phong City displayed
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  10/05/2020 

An exhibition of photos and paintings opened on Thursday at the Centre for Information, Exhibition and Cinema in Hai Phong City. 

Quang Hai’s goal one of 2019’s best five left-foot finishes
Quang Hai’s goal one of 2019’s best five left-foot finishes
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  10/05/2020 

A goal by Nguyen Quang Hai at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup has been selected as one of the five best left foot finishes by the organisers.

Children football championship set to kick off
Children football championship set to kick off
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  10/05/2020 

The National Children Football Championships will be held in July and August, according to organisers the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) and Nhi Đồng (Children) Newspaper.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN