A special dance performance entitled “Lotus” featuring Linh Nga, one of the countries most famous dancers, will be held in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Hai Phong in August and September.
|Dancer Linh Nga and her younger brother Long Phi (‘Dan nhi’ or fiddle player) rehearse for the performance (Photo: Tuoitre)|
More than 60 dancers and artists from the Bong Sen traditional song and dance theatre together with meritorious artists Vuong Linh and Dang Hung, director Tat My Loan, fashion designer Minh Hanh and flute player Nhat Minh will join the show.
Dan nhi (Vietnamese two-chord fiddle) player Long Phi and dancers who are presently studying in China will return home to take part in the event.
The 90-minute performance will present to audiences a spectacular dance and melody show of images from peaceful Vietnamese villages and images of pure and beautiful lotus flowers showing the spirit of Vietnamese people.
Linh Nga is the daughter of famous dance couple Đang Hung and Vuong Linh. She has been studying dance in China since she was 12.
The performance in Hanoi will take place at the Friendship Cultural Palace on August 15 and 18; at Au Co Theater on August 19-20; at the Youth Theater on August 22; in Hai Phong on August 17-18; and in Ho Chi Minh City in September.