Hanoi Ca tru singing Festival 2016 will take place at Nha Thai Hoc- Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam’s Scientific and Cultural Activities Centre from November 11 to 13.
About Ca tru Festival 2016
Ca tru singing appeared in the north an entertainment activity around the 15th century and thrived until the early 20th century. Since then, it was fiercely competed by the import of modern recreational forms and other cultural activities. According to Hanoi Department of Culture and Information, this festival will be held to find able young singers, preserve and promote the values of Ca tru to the audiences. Hanoi Ca tru singing Festival 2016 is one of activities to celebrate Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day 2016.
Activities in Festival
The Festival will look to encourage the development of Ca tru singing clubs in the city as a way to contribute to conserving this special singing genre. Participants come from Ca tru clubs in Hanoi or others who have passion in traditional art. They will be divided into 2 age groups: 6-15 years and 16-30 years.
About awards, individuals will have chance to receive 02 oustanding talent awards, 04 A awards, 04 B awards and 08 consolation awards. Organisers also give 01 A award and 01 B awards for teams.
Registration deadline: November 6th, 2016.