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What's on Apr 3-9 (Daily updated)
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Hanoi-Charity Concerts for Children with Autism

Concert “Return”: 6 pm, March 31

Concert “Day for you”: 6.30 pm, April 2

Concert “Art of love”: 8 pm April 6

Grand Concert Hall, Vietnam National Academy of Music, 77 Hao Nam Street

With the participation of International viola artist Nguyen Nguyet Thu, Russian violinist Stepan Yakovich, young pianist Nguyen The Vinh, and, as a special guest, the famous French conductor Olivier Ochanine


Concert “Return” on March 31 VND 100,000—VND 200,000—VND 350,000

Concert “Day for you” on April 02 VND 100,000—VND 300,000—VND 500,000

Concert “Art of love” on April 06 VND 100,000—VND 300,000—VND 500,000

HCMC-Classical Music in Movies

8pm, April 8 and 9

Ho Chi Minh City Opera House, No. 7 Lam Son Square, District 1

“CLASSICAL MUSIC in MOVIE”, a night of colorful music from the most popular films, will be presented to the audience.

The great music of the movies The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast, The Sound of Music, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Phantom of the Opera will be performed by HBSO artists.


Hanoi-PLAY – Visual Experiment by Nguyen Ngoc Vu

Exhibition: Mar 30 – Apr 6, 10 am – 5 pm

Six Space, 6th floor, 94B Tran Hung Dao, Hoan Kiem District

A visual experiment by Nguyen Ngoc Vu.

Nguyen Ngoc Vu (born in 1991) is known as The Rabbit Boy (Cau Be Tho) for his Origami works and other projects that combine Origami and technology such as graphic and video design. This exhibition is the result of more than a year Vu started to have interest in Tuong (Vietnamese classical opera) and develop his concepts. Vu would love to learn and explore the cultural and historical values, which gradually fall into oblivion, and tried to express them through his youthful and artistic approach to bring these forgotten values closer to the audience, especially young people.

Hanoi-Exhibition “Fairy” by Artist Do Hiep

Dong Phong Art Gallery, 3 Ly Dao Thanh Street

The ten circular paintings displayed in “Fairy” represent Hiep’s first experiments with rice paper (do paper), asian lacquer, pearl shell and acrylic on wood. The artist is enamoured with pieces of glittering pearl shell pieces, profound drops of Asian lacquer, ancient flowers and floating clouds on rice paper.

Do Hiep was born in 1984 and gained an MA degree from the Vietamese Fine Arts University in 2012. He has participatied in many group exhibitions at home and abroad. He is the recipient of several awards from the Vietnamese Fine Art Association. “Fairy” is his second solo exhibition.

Hanoi-Art Exhibition “In Door” by Nguyen Ngoc Quan

Apr 1 – 14

KE QUÁN, 81b Xuan Dieu, Hanoi

A door has always been the coin of life. However, what happens behind it is something about the world of deep inner beings. We could have the freedom to act on our own instincts, on the other hand, it means we could completely get back to our most natural state of being.

“In door” is an outstanding collection of woodcut artworks which would bring us to the other world behind the door… Somewhere could surprisingly get us discovering ourselves.

Hanoi-Solo Exhibition “Primary” by Artist Hoang Duy Vang

Vietnam Fine Arts Museum, 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street

The solo exhibition “Primary” by artist Hoang Duy Vang features fifteen oil paintings composed by the artist from 2012-2016.

Hanoi-“SLAMtho—Poetic Labyrinth”

Institut Français de Hanoi—L’Espace, 24 Trang Tien Street, Hoan Kiem District

“SLAMtho” gives a unique experience of discovering original poems written by francophone Vietnamese students during the first-ever poetry slam in Vietnam. The centerpiece of the exhibition, a labyrinth, takes visitors to explore its mazes, similar to a poet wandering in his words, searching for meaning and sensation.

Scenographer: Amélie Codugnella-Cerise

Soundtrack: Arnaud Soulier

Video: Pierre Xaysena

Don’t forget to bring your earphones and smartphone with a QR code–scanning application!

Free entrance


Galerie Quynh, Level 2, 151/3 Dong Khoi, District 1

An exhibition curated by and featuring new artwork from members of Ho Chi Minh City’s Sao La collective, such as Do Thanh Lang, Hoang Ngoc Tu, Hoang Nam Viet, Ngo Dinh Bao Chau, Nguyen Duc Dat, Nguyen Kim To Lan, Nguyen Viet Long, Nguyen Uyen Minh, Sunny, Truong Cong Tung and Bao Vuong.

HCMC-Exhibition by Nguyen Tran Trung Tin and Nguyen Van Du

The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre, 15 Nguyen U Di, Thao Dien, District 2

“The Substance vs. The Dream; The Flesh vs. Immaculateness; The Ideal vs. The Materiality—The New Possibilities of Painting”—a two-man show by Nguyen Van Du and Tran Nguyen Trung Tin, curated by Nguyen Nhu Huy.

HCMC-Exhibition “Square Silence” in Memoriam of Painter Nguyen Lai

Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts Museum, 97A Pho Duc Chinh, District 1

An exhibition featuring memory of painter Nguyen Lai.

Throughout his painting career, Nguyen Lai is loyal to abstract art. He chose square canvas for his works, painted mostly by flying and named his lineage as “square abstraction.”

HN & HCMC – Spring Cinema: “Suck me Shakespeer”

Apr 5, 7 pm
Hanoi: Goethe Institut, 56-58 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street
HCMC: Salon Van hoa Ca Phe Thu Bay, 19b Pham Ngoc Thach Street, D3

The film screening “Suck me Shakespeer” within the framework of the Spring Cinema program.

The most successful German film of the year 2013: overstrained teachers, nasty students and a criminal secret…

Language: German with English and Vietnamese subtitles

Free admission
Hanoi-Books and High Tea at Pan Pacific Hanoi Hotel

Apr 1 – 30, 2:30pm-6:00pm everyday

Song Hong Bar, Pan Pacific Hanoi, 1 Thanh Nien Road, Ba Dinh District

The refreshed high tea package has two premium options: Classic and Asian

VND330.000++ per set for two persons

For more information, visit www.facebook.com/panpacifichanoi, email: dining.pphan@panpacifichanoi.com, Hotline: 090 177 8318

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