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What's on December 11-17 (Daily updated)
  • | dtinews.vn | December 11, 2017 12:45 PM

Hanoi-Vietnamese Ethnic Music Concert

Dec 12, 8 pm,

Hanoi Opera House, 1 Trang Tien Street

The 1st Ethnic Orchestra in Vietnam.

Featuring more than 50 composers, musicians and ethnic artisans across Vietnam.

Tickets: VND 500,000 – VND 800,000 – VND 1,200,000 – VND 1,500,000 – VND 2,000,000

Hanoi- Brahms Recital with Pianist Luu Duc Anh

Dec 16, 8pm,

The Grand Concert Hall, Vietnam National Academy of Music

77 Hao Nam Str., Dong Da Distr.

Featuring works of Johannes Brahms on the occasion of the 120th death anniversary of the talented German composer.

Tickets: VND100,000 – VND300,000 – VND 500,000

Hanoi- Concert with Nathalie Marin & Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra

Dec 15, 8 pm,

Hanoi Opera House, No. 1 Trang Tien Street,

Nathalie Marin is one of the few female French conductors that has reached certain achievements not only in France and Europe but also in Latin America. She will conduct Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra in a special concert held at the Hanoi Opera House.

Ticket prices : VND 500,000 ; VND 350,000; VND 200,000
For students (with student cards): VND 100,000

HCMC-Stand-Up Comedy with Ro Campbell and Grem Wood

Dec 13, 8pm,

Game On Saigon, 115 Ho Tung Mau, D1

Featuring UK-based, award-winning Australian comic Ro Campbell who has performed at the last 10 Edinburgh fringe festivals and in well over 30 countries. He’s one of those comics who makes people laugh, more than just out loud, and has even been described in the press as “one of the funniest men on earth”, “top notch” and “effortlessly brilliant”.

Entrance fee: VND200,000 in advance / VND250,000 at the door


Hanoi- Exhibition “Aspiration”

Vietnam Fine Arts Museum, 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street

An exhibition by Nguyen Trong Tai, Nguy Dinh Ha and Nguyen Trong Minh, which showcases 30 selected oil paintings by the three artists.

Nguyen Trong Minh’s artworks are inspired by traditional dance movements, which imply that success requires hard work, while Nguy Dinh Ha’s takes interest in love between humans, love between humans and nature, and the unbreakable connection between humans and nature. Nguyen Trong Tai focus on pressing issues of modern life and their negative impacts on humans, including climate change and nature disasters, which are happening everywhere in the world. Through his artworks, Tai wishes to convey his vision of a fast-changing world and how we can join hands to make it better.

Hanoi- Exhibition “No & Meaning” by Nguyen Minh Thanh

Manzi Art Space, 14 Phan Huy Ich,

A solo exhibition by visual artist Nguyen Minh Thanh – one of the most important artists of contemporary art in Vietnam today.

Hanoi- Exhibition “Forgotten Moments” by Vu Duc Trung

Until Jan 2nd, 2018

Dong Phong Art Gallery, 03 Ly Dao Thanh Street, Hoan Kiem District,

A solo exhibition by Vu Duc Trung

Free entry

HCMC-Exhibition “Empty Forest” by Tuan Andrew Nguyen

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

A solo exhibition showcasing film, sculpture, photography and performance – revealing a landscape where the industry of ailing spiritual beliefs is feeding the most wretched of human desires, to irreversible effect.

Tickets: VND 35,000/ adult; VND25,000/ student; free for children under 16 (with appropriate ID)

HCMC- Exhibition “Remnant” by Le The Lam

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

The paintings depict different states of a ‘silent death’, using the presence of closed coffins and lingering shadow-like humans, interspersed at times with words.

Tickets: VND 35,000/ adult; VND25,000/ student; free for children under 16 (with appropriate ID)


Hanoi- German Christmas Market

Dec 14 – 16, 2 – 9 pm

Cua Bac Church, 56 Phan Dinh Phung Street

Escape the big city stress, relax, and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, savor Christmas scents, sample typical Christmas Market treats and beverages, buy hand-made items, and spend memorable moments with friends and family over a cup of hot wine.

Christmas Concert performed by the Suc Song Moi Bamboo Ensemble, featuring classical music and international Christmas favorites to sing along to. The concert will be held at the market on December 14, 2017 at 6 pm.

Free admission

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