Nguyen Hien Dinh “Tuong” Theatre



Address: 155 Phan Chau Trinh Street, Hai Chau district, Da Nang city

Open time: 19h45 every week day (except Wednesday) and from 17h30 on Sundays

Price: USD 15

Visit duration: 1 hour

Why Nguyen Hien Dinh “Tuong” Theatre is special

Nguyen Hien Dinh Tuong Theater in Da Nang was founded in 1967, with more than 50 years of experience in performing arts. The theater has many generations of artists and performers of top levels in the country, 06 of whom were awarded with National Artist title, 21 were awarded Excellent Artist title.

What to explore at Nguyen Hien Dinh “Tuong” Theatre

Nguyen hien Dinh Tuong theater performs a traditional art show “The soul of Vietnam”. The show is filled with cultural traditions of Vietnam, especial Quang Nam – Danang region. The story and performance methods are based on Tuong traditional art of Quang Nam, combined with traditional art performances of other provinces and regions of Vietnam.

60 minutes of the show will help audience discover the quintessence of Tuong traditional arts via classic acts and typical make-up arts of Tuong, as well as bring back the festive holiday atmosphere of the countryside in the old days or inspire with the Vietnamese folk songs.

Program: The soul of Vietnam

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1 “Origin”: Stone instruments classic
2 Festivals of the homeland
3 Solo performance: Dan Bau (Monochord)
4 Apsara dance: Moon over the chapel
5 Tuong: “Nguyet Co hoa cao”
6 Dance: “Love Pier”
7 Introduction of Tuong characters

Getting to Nguyen Hien Dinh “Tuong” Theatre

From Da Nang international airport: 3 km away, go by motorbike or bicycle

From Da Nang train station: 3 km away, go by motorbike or bicycle

From Hoi An ancient town: 30 km away, taxi recommended


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