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Vietnam National Tuong Theatre

51 Duong Thanh, | Hanoi, Hoan Kiem, Vietnam, Hanoi, Vietnam
84.4 8.370.046 - 7.643.449
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Quite interesting

this show shoudnt miss! interacting with actors and actress are so fun. dressing traditional... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2015
Lucy2209
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Singapore, Singapore
Waste of Money

The Hong Ha Theater, which from a flyer sounds like is part of the Vietnam Tuong Theater, offers a... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2015
janer006
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Ottawa, Canada
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
1 May 2017
“Highly recommended, underrated 13th century folk theatre”
11 Sep 2016
“Different”
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51 Duong Thanh, | Hanoi, Hoan Kiem, Vietnam, Hanoi, Vietnam
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84.4 8.370.046 - 7.643.449
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Reviewed 9 April 2015

this show shoudnt miss! interacting with actors and actress are so fun. dressing traditional costumes look like a king with yellow color. and know more abt instrument, music, and history. it was a great nite in Hanoi.

1  Thank Lucy2209
Reviewed 30 March 2015

The Hong Ha Theater, which from a flyer sounds like is part of the Vietnam Tuong Theater, offers a show for tourists that runs on Mondays and Thursdays. We happened to walk by it on a Monday and thought it would be interesting to see...More

1  Thank janer006
Reviewed 19 March 2015 via mobile

It's a well put together bit of fun. It lasts about 30 minutes and cost 60dong. For this you can't grumble. Pipes are not my thing but none the less it was an intresting way to spend the night. P's it's not exactly where trip...More

1  Thank Picasso1983
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Happened to be walking past just before the show started and ended up going in to see what it was. Got to dress up in the costumes and pose on the giant golden throne which was cool. The show was great in a slapstick kind...More

1  Thank millersnz
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

This could have been a fun show if they had bothered to share some of the story in the expensive glossy flier you picked up or done some translation caption on wall while the singing was happenings. The first 10 minutes of observing the traditional...More

2  Thank nycoolchick
Reviewed 10 December 2014

great actors and actress! they really know what performance is! if you never see this kind of show, you won't let you down! btw, im photographer, so i asked them to let me to get in the backstage, and they said yes, they were just...More

5  Thank edwu228
Reviewed 27 November 2014 via mobile

It would have been a beautiful 45 minute show but unfortunately they allow cameras and filming devices so all the 8 rows in front of us were camera screens and huge iPads! Most annoying, because it was extremely had to see any of the show!...More

1  Thank kirstie-lee
Reviewed 4 November 2014

It's something unique to Hanoi I believe and clearly a very old tradition. At 45 minutes it's a bit longer than necessary, but certainly something of a must-see. Kids would probably like it.

2  Thank Tosh2
Reviewed 30 October 2014

The performance is quite amazing. (The puppets in the water). And the woman who sing the song and also narration has so so beautiful voice. Overall, the show worth to see since you can learn their lifestyle, culture and tradition from the performance. But the...More

3  Thank WinPaing
Reviewed 12 September 2014

It was very clever and entertaining. IT was great to see such an old art being maintained by the younger generation

3  Thank Cerin C
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