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Cai luong (reformed opera) star Kim Tu Long is focused on attracting audiences back to theatres and having them learn about historical events through the art.

Author Nagano Hideko – friend to Vietnamese children

Painter Nagano Hideko is known as a mother, grandmother and a great friend of Japanese children. She is also the author of many famous picture books published all over the world, some of which have been published in Vietnam.

Books helps Vietnamese learn about the Czech Republic

Three books that introduce the culture of the Czech Republic to Vietnamese people living there have been released.

'Goodbye Mother' embraces, bids farewell to prejudices

It is not often that a movie keeps you on the edge of your seat while reducing you repeatedly to tears.This is what “Thưa mẹ con đi” (Goodbye, mother) did to me.

Ancient painting in Ninh Binh in need of restoration

Cultural experts have sounded the alarm over the deterioration of a rare and ancient painting.

Up in the Mau Son mountain range

Mau Son mountain range is the highest place in the northern province of Lang Son, with the lowest average year-round temperature in the country at 15.5 degrees Celsius.

Conquering Putaleng

You've heard of Mount Fansipan, the highest point of Vietnam at 3,147m above sea level, but Vietnam has a few other peaks worth checking out, including Putaleng Mountain.

District promotes eco-tourism to preserve culture

Ba Che District in the northern province of Quang Ninh has for a long time been known as a locality with great potential to develop eco-tourism in the northeastern region of the country.

Colombian artist to perform at Hanoi Youth Theatre

Colombian singer songwriter Maria Concepcion Bernal will kick off her Asian tour with a concert at Viet Nam Youth Theatre in Hanoi tonight.

Inspirational Israeli documentary to be screened

A free screening of the Israeli documentary film I'm Fat will be held on June 3 as part of the 10th European-Vietnam Documentary Film Festival.