Hanoi Shows – Live Traditional Shows in the Heart of Vietnam Culture
Discovery Hanoi, an ancient capital moving to the brilliant era in which the crystallization of technology is concentrated on, that is why the thought of these old memories have been forgotten. But no, every walk of ancient life has been well preserved, and they are nurtured in a myriad of traditional ways of Vietnamese. Fortunately, tourists can encounter the cultural taste of ancient Hanoi in many performances of the cultural spectacle done by locals combined with traditional Vietnamese music in Hanoi Shows. Let Hanoi Local Tour be your guide to delve into the Vietnamese culture and tradition during your trips from Hanoi.
Unmissable Hanoi Shows & Theaters in Hanoi
The traditional art of Vietnam is plentiful as their spiritual life, actually, everything in daily life has been reflected in genres of art. Hereafter is our suggestion about the unmissable Hanoi shows and guidance of the best theaters in Hanoi.
Top 5 Unmissable Hanoi Shows
A O Show (À Ố Show)
A O show, one of the best Hanoi Shows, has been shown in many theaters and served especially the students living aboard. This is definitely the most extraordinary show we’ve ever seen in quite a while, the show told a story of the succession of changes from the past to the present of Vietnam. Mr. Tuan Le has been successful when capturing thus culture and taking audiences on a journey of time and love.
My Village Show – Làng tôi
This is a famous show reflects the daily life of Hanoians and also Vietnamese people in general. My village show is a living carpet of the ancient Vietnamese village. The show seems as the panoramic of rural Vietnamese village to life on stage with live music on classic instruments of Vietnam. The show has been weaved by the patriotism and bravery of Vietnamese people, come and enjoy it!
Ca Tru Traditional Music Performance
On every Thursday night, fan of Vietnamese Ca Tru (ceremonial singing) – a kind of traditional music flock to the small art gallery in Hanoi to enjoy the genres of sweet melodies. The show was named Ca Tru – Gin Giu Cho Mai Sau (Preserve for Our Next Generation), and it aims to preserve the traditional musical type beyond the edge of extinction, convey the beauty to the young generations. The show has been performed by the Ca Tru Traditional Band, which consists of over 80 years old singers and players who have the enthusiasm in Vietnamese tradition.
Must-see Quintessence of Tonkin Show
The Quintessence of Tonkin Show is one of Vietnam’s must-see cultural Hanoi Shows and it’s worth to watch one time in life. The pristine time of the old Vietnam has been reflected in the space filled with folk music and the lively light, which creates the feeling of the sacred atmosphere and the cultural crystallization. Enjoy the Quintessence of Tonkin performance in your Hanoi day trips.
Four Palaces Show – Tứ Phủ
Tu Phu show is the traditional art performance of Vietnamese custom that was practiced through decades. The show has been utilized from the folklore materials on the Viet beliefs of the Mother Goddesses worship over time. The practices relating to the Viet beliefs and the Vietnamese spiritual life through folk arts, let’s come and explore the ancient art in Hanoi shows.
Best Theaters in Hanoi
Hanoi Local Tour highly recommends clients some of the finest theaters in Hanoi which serves these typical traditional performances and high quality. Take a look through our list below:
Hanoi Opera House
Address: No.1 Trang Tien Street, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre
Address: 57B Dinh Tien Hoang, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
Vietnam National Puppetry Theater
Address: 361 Truong Chinh, Thanh Xuan, Hanoi
Lotus Water Puppet
Address: 16 Le Thai To street, Hanoi
Vietnam National Tuong Theatre
Address: 51 Duong Thanh Street, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
The Rotten Grapes Improv Theatre
Address: 101A Nguyen Khuyen Street, Hanoi