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Address: 39 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam

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Interesting experience of Vietnamese culture..

The theatre is set in an old wooden building and relatively small. We dropped there in the morning and enjoyed a short performances of traditional dances and music.. There was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 29, 2014
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We were 4 of 7 in the audience when we went - there were more performers. Kids liked the show, and we thought it was interesting to see and hear some of the Vietnamese culture. It seems like it needs quite a bit of a facelift though. Was only about a 45 minute show, but I wouldn't have wanted more... More 

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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The theatre is set in an old wooden building and relatively small. We dropped there in the morning and enjoyed a short performances of traditional dances and music.. There was also a Vietnamese Bingo game with participation of the audience.. where to my surprise, I won a small prise..

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The show was a good mix of song and dance, not too long and not too complicated. Amazing sounds (amplifier assisted) from such simple instruments. Dances were basic and graceful.

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Phan Thiet, Vietnam
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Thank you for that perfomance, that gives a glance to traditional vietnamese and cham culture. I wish you further creative inspiration to make more diverse program! I recomend all tourists in Hoi An to visit this theatre! Sincerely, Yana

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Hoi An, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I came here last week with my friends. In my opinion, this performance was so interested and i liked it ^^

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I didn't expect much from the theatre (if this is the one at 10.15 am - I didn't go to the other theatre which is at 6.30 pm) but ot was very entertaining, featuring traditional music and dance, a 'Vietnamese Bingo' audience-participation game and a rendition of Auld Lang Syne to finish off.

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161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We were so pleased that we managed the time to see this performance. The singing and music was lovely, and the dancing was interesting. The theatre is small so buy your tickets and go in a little early to get good seats. All seats have clear views, are comfortable and it is air-conditioned. Performance only goes for about 45 minutes,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

It would bring you back to old time , when you will live with the farmer with the old people. Everything in this show , just brang us to a new world that we never been never seen before. Very nice show with Vietnamese soul.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Nice presentation of traditional dancing with elaborate costumes and interesting music all actors really told their story and it was very entertaining.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The Traditional Theater in Hoi An is unlike other theaters. For one, the theater is relatively small and the viewer is able to look at the performers from fairly close quarters. This enables the viewer to discern the various movements of the performers quite closely and see for himself the intricate hand movements, the details of the costumes, the details... More 

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