Danang and Hoian are the cities where you can explore a variety of typical cultures and traditions of Vietnamese people. Discover cultural shows in Danang and Hoian is one of the must-try experiences for anyone who visits the two cities. Also, it is the best way for you to get in-depth knowledge of the local culture. And then, we would like to introduce you to the top unique cultural shows in these tourist cities.
This is a large-scale music night that brings the distinctive cultural features of Vietnam. Here you have an occasion to watch live performances that are so dazzling and remarkable. They also help you see the beauty of Vietnamese people in general and Danang in particular. This show covers a total of 11 unique cultural performances for 70 minutes. pecifically, the opening performance introduces the famous tourist attractions of Danang while the remaining ones often involve Vietnamese artists playing traditional instruments and singing traditional songs. Besides, the show takes you to the world of traditional Vietnamese items such as ao dai, conical hats, lotus flowers, and ancient Champa costume. More excitingly, it will be a valuable opportunity for you to learn more about the customs and cultures of each region of Vietnam.
Time: from 19:30 to 20: 40 every day
Address: Culture House of Labor Danang at No.02 Cach Mang Thang Tam Street, Hoa Cuong Nam Ward, Hai Chau District, Danang.
Ticket price: 800,000 VND
The cultural show called Soul of Vietnam is aimed at satisfying the needs of discovering traditional Vietnamese cultures of local people and visitors from around the world. Soul of Vietnam officially started on July 20, 2019, at Nguyen Hien Dinh Theater. In general, the show features a lot of cultural characteristics of many regions in Vietnam, especially Quang Nam and Danang. Particularly, Tuồng singing, which is a typical art of this land, is the main inspiration for these performances. Within 60 minutes, classic extracts of Tuồng gave the audience the opportunity to discover the quintessence of Tuồng art. Besides, make-up and costumes throughout Tuồng performances bring a deep impression to the audience. What’s more, the highlight of the show comes from the scene of the village during cultural festivals.
Time: 7:45 p.m on weekdays (except Wednesday) and 5 p.m on Sundays.
Address: Nguyen Hien Dinh Theater at No.155 Phan Chau Trinh, Danang
Ticket price: 300,000 VND
Throughout several centuries, Hoian was known as one of the most bustling trading ports in Vietnam in particular and Southeast Asia in general. Hoian Memories truly comes as a way to review the thriving period of this land. Because there are up to 500 actors, actresses, dancers, and singers who attend as cast members, it is regarded as the most magnificent cultural show in Hoian in recent years. The Impression Theme Park is covered with the romantic space created by old stories of the people in Quang Nam. In particular, the show introduces the audience to five scenes, including revival, wedding, lights and sea, integration, and ao dai. Meanwhile, all the stories are retold by the girl weaving on a loom. The show takes place in not only Hoian but also many other countries. Notably, a significant number of people cannot hide their excitement of watching Hoian Memories.
Time: every day (except Tuesday)
Address: Impression Theme Park, Con Hen, Cam Nam, Hoian
Ticket price: from 300,000 to 450,000 VND (for children); from 600,000 to 900,000 VND (for adults)
In the list of outstanding cultural shows in Hoian, the water puppet show cannot be absent. In reality, this type of art has come into existence for a long time and is still preserved in many cities in Vietnam. The show takes place at Hoian theater where you enjoy colorful puppets moving on the water surface in outdoor space. An indispensable part of water puppet shows is music in which the lyrics of chèo or other ones originating from Northern Delta are often used. Moveover, behind each act and scene are Vietnamese dubbing and English translations that helps the audience follow the action of characters and understand the meaning of each story. Above all, during 45 minutes of watching the puppet show here, almost all people are satisfied with elaborate staging, professional performance, and stunning sound and light.
Time: 6:30 p.m every day (except Wednesday and Sunday)
Address: 548 Hai Ba Trung, Hoian
Ticket price: 40,000 VND (for children); 80,000 VND (for adults)
Coming to À Ố Show, many people have said that they gained memorable experiences from it. The show includes familiar bamboo props, modern circus skills, unique music, and acting performances of various artists, thus bringing vivid images of the Vietnamese cultural life. During the time with the show, you will see a stunning picture with peaceful villages, vast rice fields, agricultural activities, or the busy life in urban areas. For this reason, the majority of the audience watch in admiration when all these daily activities are on stage. These days Á Ồ show is coming to over 15 countries around the world. When traveling in Vietnam, you can see the show in Ho Chi Minh City or Hoian.
Address: Hoian Lune Center
Ticket price: + AAH tickets! [A] Zone: 700,000 VND; OOH tickets! [O] Zone: 1,150,000 VND; WOW tickets! [W] Zone: 1,600,000 VND.
It is advisable to spend time enjoying the cultural shows in Danang and Hoian when visiting the two cities. Then, they will help you understand more about the traditional features of Vietnam from generation to generation. Hopefully, our article will be helpful for you. If you have any contributions, please leave your comments below.
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