VHO- Coming to the date, the 12th of the 8th lunar month, the traditional day of the performers of the stage, the artists of theatrical activities gather to celebrate the anniversary of the ceremony of the stage, organize the incense offering ceremony to express gratitude to the ancestors for creating and building up a unique type of theater art of the Vietnamese nation.
In Hanoi, right after the anniversary of the National Theatrical Ceremony and the Vietnam Theater Day celebration, held on a large scale by the Vietnam Stage Artists Association at the Hanoi Opera House, public art units and the socialized stage simultaneously organized many welcome activities such as organizing incense offering ceremony, organizing newspaper and performing special art programs.
The Experimental Theater Club (Vietnam Stage Artists Association) and the Vietnam Experimental Theater Joint Stock Company jointly organized the incense offering ceremony and performance of the play “Under the Light”, a play expressing "sound heart ”of the stage artist on the evening of September 27 at Au Co Art Center. Many generations of stage artists, especially the socialized stage, have gathered to meet, share, encourage to strive for many meaningful works and activities, contribute to building Vietnamese stage background is developed. What is more special than the Experimental Theater Club and the Vietnam Experimental Theater Joint Stock Company have donated 30 gifts, totaling 120 million VND to the elderly artists, artists in difficult circumstances in Hanoi and some neighboring areas.
The Experimental Theater Club gave gifts to artists in difficult circumstances at the Offering incense Ceremony.
Right on the 12th of the 8th lunar month (September 28), Le Ngoc Theater, Vietnam Drama Theater, Vietnam National Puppetry Theater ... all held incense offering ceremony and professtional result’s report. People's Artist Nguyen Tien Dung, Director of the Vietnam National Puppetry Theater, shared: “The Vietnam Natioanl Puppetry Theater was extremely surprised and happy when the 2019 Theatrical Award of the Vietnam Stage Artists Association was awarded at the National Stage Anniversary Ceremony with the best performance in 2019 and the best director award in 2019 with the play The fate of Kieu.
Ceremony of the death anniversary of the group at the Vietnam Drama Theater.
The puppet theater artists during the incense offering ceremony at the Vietnam National Puppetry Theater.
The socialized theater artists Le Ngoc offered incense before the afternoon performance of September 28 at Hong Ha Theater, Hanoi.
At the ceremony to celebrate the death anniversary of the profession, People's Artist Tran Nhuong, Chairman of Experimental Theater Club and Director of Vietnam Experimental Theater Joint Stock Company shared, although the socialized theatrical activities in the Capital, however, the two units of Experimental Theater Club and Vietnam Experimental Theater Joint Stock Company still gathered a force of theater artists from many professional and freelance art units. Even though, for a long time, the socialized theater units had to be self-reliant. Making theatrical socialization in the North is an extremely difficult job and we hope that the State and Vietnam Stage Artists Association will pay more attention to have art projects, works as well as preferential venues.
THUY HIEN; Photo: THANH TUNG