“Cheo” performances become Hanoians’ weekend amusement

“Cheo” performances become Hanoians’ weekend amusement

(VOVWORLD) - Hanoians have been enticed by famous “Cheo” (traditional Vietnamese opera) performances every Saturday night since June. These performances, sometimes including “Chau van” - a highly rhythmic form of singing that often accompanies “Hau dong” ...
Wednesday May 17, 2017

Wednesday May 17, 2017

(VOVWORLD) - VOV has developed a new app VOV Media which can be used on both Android and IOS platforms. With this new app, you can listen to our program at anytime anywhere...
South Korean presidential campaign begins

South Korean presidential campaign begins

(VOVworld) - Campaigning began on Monday for South Korea’s May 9 presidential election. 15 politicians have registered as candidates for the presidency and will participate in a 22-day election...
Exploring the beauty of Thai Binh province

Exploring the beauty of Thai Binh province

(VOVworld)- Nestled in the Red River Delta, Thai Binh province is known for vast rice fields made fertile by the alluvium of the Red River and two other rivers, the Hoa and...
The Tale of Kieu adapted to Cheo popular theater

The Tale of Kieu adapted to Cheo popular theater

(VOVworld) – “The tale of Kieu” by famous Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du has been adapted to several genres including Cheo popular theater and Tuong classical opera. A memorable scene featuring a jealous lady...
Khuoc Cheo village in spring

Khuoc Cheo village in spring

(VOVworld) - Khuoc village in Dong Hung district, Thai Binh province is one of 7 cradles of Cheo or traditional opera in Vietnam. Dozens of Cheo troupes from here have performed in...
Singaporean investors keen on Vietnam’s potential

Singaporean investors keen on Vietnam’s potential

(VOVworld) – Singaporean investors believe in Vietnam’s potential of rapid urbanization, huge domestic consumption, and rich natural resources, according to the Chief Executive Officer of International Enterprise (IE) Singapore, Teo...
Water Puppetry – Folklore theatre of the Viet people

Water Puppetry – Folklore theatre of the Viet people

(VOVworld) – The uniqueness of Viet folklore is reflected in folksongs combined with performance such as cheo (popular opera), tuong (classical drama) and water puppetry. On today’s edition of Colorful Vietnam –...
Guardian of Vietnamese water puppetry

Guardian of Vietnamese water puppetry

(VOVworld)- Water puppetry is a unique art that originated in Vietnam’s wet rice civilization. Along with traditional theaters like Tuong and Cheo, water puppetry has raised its role on the...