The Vietnam Stage Artists Association received the Gold Star Order from the Government for its outstanding contributions to theater for the last 50-odd years at a ceremony held at the Ha Noi Opera House on December 1.
|The Vietnam Stage Artists Association receives the Gold Star Order from the Government. (Photo:TTO)|
The function was attended by Truong Tan Sang, Politburo member and standing member of the Party Secretariat, Nguyen Trong Khoi, People’s Artist and chairman of the association, and nearly 2,500 members of the association.
Mr. Sang praised artists’ efforts to preserve and promote the country’s traditional culture. He hoped the theater artists would have more international cultural exchanges and create quality works.
Meanwhile, the national theater festival featuring 14 plays is being held in the capital. The festival will go on until December 8 at the Kim Ma Theater on Giang Van Minh Street.