Performing in Saigon on Friday Oct. 10, French singer-songwriter Sophie Maurin burst onto the international music scene with her 2013 album Far Away.
Dragonfly Theatre’s latest production features much ado about nothing.
iKnow and Ta Lai Longhouse presents the iPad Creative Kids Workshop, from Oct. 21 to 24 at Ta Lai Longhouse.
After two immense Vietnam gigs in 2013, German DJ and African funk maestro Frank Gossner, aka Voodoo Frank, is returning to Vietnam at the end of September. With a show lined up at Ho Chi Minh City's Observatory on Sep. 27, and two shows in Hanoi on Oct. 3 and Oct. 4, Word caught up with this avid collector of rare vinyl and one of the planet's more unusual DJs.
Loved around the world, Disney is bringing its spellbinding Mickey's Magic Show to Ho Chi Minh City’s Hoa Binh Theatre from Sep. 24 to Sep. 28.
The French Institute of Ho Chi Minh-City presents a concert by Quartet Fayçal Salhi, a brand new and thrilling experience which will satisfy all music fans, on September 12 at 8.00 p.m. at IDECAF.
With all the change, destruction and reconstruction, there is a sense that Vietnam’s architectural traditions are being lost.
With multiple metro stations on the way and a developing road infrastructure, Thu Duc is closer than ever to Ho Chi Minh City. Harry Hodge and Amanda Saxton investigate a district on the rise. Photos by Kyle Phanroy
Wednesday May 28th marked the start of the rainy season this year with a storm descending on Ho Chi Minh City in torrential style. Not only were streets the city over flooded, but one of the age-old trees on the city's central thoroughfare, upped roots and collapsed.
With its emphasis on German culture, it’s easy to forget that Goethe Institut is equally invested in local culture. In a newly-published photobook, Tp. Ho Chi Minh — Megacity, scholars Michael Waibel and Henning Hilbert, with the support of the cultural institute, detail Ho Chi Minh City’s vibrancy, dynamism and challenges to sustainability.