Festival celebrates arts of Asian countries

An arFestival celebrates arts of Asian countriests festival will be held in Dong Ha city, Quang Tri province from August 12-18, featuring 17 troupes from Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar.

The troupes will perform their best songs and dances praising the beauty of their land and people, their national achievements and the solidarity and friendship among ASEAN countries.

The organising board will present gold and silver medals to outstanding performances.

The artists will also deliver free performances and exchange with people in Vinh Linh and Huong Hoa towns during their stay in Quang Tri.

The event offers a good opportunity for the artists to share experiences and promote the unique traditional artistic value of their countries.

The event is jointly held by the Department of Performing Arts in co-ordination with the Vietnam Musicians Association, the Vietnam Association of Dance Artists, the Department of International Co-operation and the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
(Source: Nhan Dan Online)