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  • | | July 17, 2017 04:34 AM

HCMC- Performance by Vietnamese-French violinist Stephane Tran Ngoc

Jul 19, 8pm

HCM City Opera House, 7 Lam Son Square, D1

A solo performance by Vietnamese-French violinist Stephane Tran Ngoc, who is head of strings at the London College of Music

Ngoc will open the concert with Italian composer Antonio Vivaldi’s masterpiece, The Four Seasons.

He will also perform Latvian composer Peteris Vasks’s Distant Light, a concerto for violin and string orchestra.

His performance will be supported by the HCM City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) under the lead of veteran conductor Tran Vuong Thach.

Tickets are available at the venue’s box office.

Hanoi & HCMC- Vietnam International Finger-Style Guitar Festival 2017

Jul 18, 8pm, Youth Theatre, 11 Ngo Thi Nham Street, Hai Ba Trung District,

Jul 19, 8pm, HCMC Conservatory of Music, 112 Nguyen Du Str, Dist 1

The 7th international finger-style guitar festival with the participation of five incredible guitarists: Justin King (the US), Jacques Stotzem (Belgium), Agustin Amigo (Germany), Akihiro Tanaka (Japan) and Duy Phong (Vietnam).

VIP: 1,200,000 VND
Gold: 900,000 VND
Silver: 700,000 VND
Bronze: 500,000 VND

Children under age 6 are not allowed in the concert

Tickets purchase at:


– Sol G | 337 Nguyen Khang str.
8h30 – 18h (all days) – 024 2216 1102
– Guitar Plus | 14B Hao Nam str.
9h – 21h (all days) – 096 784 8867
– Viet Thuong Music Hanoi | 15-18, 4 floor, Vincom shopping centre – 54A Nguyen Chi Thanh str.
– Ayers & DP | 11 Hao Nam str.
8h – 21h (all days) – morning 0122 264 5883 | afternoon 086 904 6493 | evening 091 442 5462
10h – 22h (all days) – 094 685 5726
– Youth Theatre of Vietnam – 11 Ngo Thi Nham str.
8h30 – 19h (Mon – Sat) – 024 2240 9025 / 091 261 1766

HCM City

– Doremi shop | 6F Ngo Thoi Nhiem str., Ward 7, Dist.3
10h – 19h (Mon – Sat) | 10h – 18h (Sun) – 028 3925 2104

Hanoi- Operetta “Story of the Red River”

Jul 22-23, 8pm

Hanoi Labour Friendship Palace, 91 Tran Hung Dao Street, Hoan Kiem District,

The Musical Performance “Story of the Red River” features the participation of many famous musicians, including Nguyen Cuong, Luu Ha An, Le Minh Son, Giang Son, Tung Duong Minh Dao and Trong Dai.


Hanoi- Exhibition “The Multiverse”

Heritage Space

1st Floor, Dolphin Plaza

6 Nguyen Hoang (for car) | 28 Tran Binh (for bike), My Dinh 2, Nam Tu Liem District

Come to join exhibition “The Multiverse” featuring work from 23 finalists of Dogma Prize 2017, including Bang Nhat Linh, Bui Công Khanh, Bui Thanh Tang, Chau Le Hoang Gia, and Chu Ngoc Van, among others.

Hanoi- Exhibition “Legacy of the Earth – Protecting Little Prince’s Planet”

Exhibition: Jul 16 – 30
Conference: Jul 29, 10 am

L’Espace, 24 Trang Tien Street, Hoan Kiem District,

Featuring comic artworks about the new adventures of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s Little Prince.

After more than 70 years, “Le Petit Prince” – a poetic and philosophical tale under the guise of a children’s tale, a masterpiece by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry – leaves for new adventures in a series of 24 comics published by the French Glénat publishing house, translated into Vietnamese by the 1980 Books company.

Hanoi-Exhibition “Prejudice Against Professions”

MAM Art, 36 Ly Thuong Kiet Street, Hoan Kiem District,

The photo exhibition tells the stories and experiences behind common prejudices about different professions.

HCMC-Exhibition “Histoire d’un Voyage: Sand in my ears, adrift of the world”

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

The solo exhibition by Nguyen Thuy Hang features the process of writing and producing books, as a critical part of her artistic practice.

HCMC-Exhibition “Octonary Carousal”

Craig Thomas Gallery, 27(i) Tran Nhat Duat Street, Tan Dinh Ward, District 1,

A group exhibition of works by fourteen Vietnamese visual artists: Nguyen Hung Son, Bui Hai Son, Lieu Nguyen, Nguyen Tuan Dung, Le Thuy, Ngo Van Sac, Nguyen The Hung, Pham Huy Thong, Bui Tien Tuan, Bui Thanh Tam, Luong Luu Bien, Tran Minh Tam, Tran Quoc Tuan, Khoa Le.

“Octonary Carousal” is the best show with the fine paintings and sculpture on display.

HCMC- Group Exhibition “I, Me, Mine”

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

A group exhibition by Tran Kim Hoa, Do Nguyen Lap Xuan, Hoang Nam Viet, Xuan Ha (Grandmadeadxh) and Yatender, curated by Shyevin S’ng and Le Thien Bao

The concept of ‘the self’ forms a recurrent strand throughout history. Reaching back tens of thousands of years into human history, cave paintings and petroglyphs (such as Chauvet Cave, Ardèche Valley, in France), show the roots of our innate desire to understand who we are.

Tickets: For adults: VND35,000 - For students: VND 25,000 (with appropriate student ID) - For children under 16: free (with appropriate ID)

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