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A O show the best culture show of Vietnam

About Vietnamese culture shows

Looking for a cultural thing to do in Vietnam? There are several interesting culture shows in Vietnam that attract majority travelers. They include Water Puppet shows, A O shows, Hoi An Impression shows…

If you do not have the opportunity to come to the countryside of Vietnam, A O Show is a MUST-see culture show in Opera House in Hochiminh city. By watching the beautiful performance, visitors can get an overview of Vietnamese villages life and Vietnam country side. This culture show recreates an interesting contrast between the peaceful life of the villages and the bustle of the cities by the form of bamboo circus, acrobatics, and contemporary dance. The Sound and light techniques of these culture shows are excellent. Another word this is an art.

Why culture shows? Why A O SHOWS?

Most of the culture show in Vietnam will reflect the Vietnamese culture including ancient life, Vietnamese lifestyle, daily activities of Vietnam villages, or simply tell a historical story. There are some reasons that A O Show’s worth a visit:

Visiting the architectural monument over 121 years old – Opera House in Ho Chi Minh city

Ho Chi Minh Opera House is located at 7 Cong Truong Lam Son Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1. It’s one of the most popular works in Saigon with Western European architecture. All decoration and interior design of the theater were painted by a famous French painter, based on the beautiful models of French theaters in the late 19th century.

The system of the arched doorways with a series of the handrail is inspired by bold French classical architecture. Whether you’re a person who likes to learn about the culture or simply enjoy beautiful places, you shouldn’t miss out Ho Chi Minh City Opera House which will be your indispensable stop in this city.


A O Show - Vietnamese culture show

Source: A O Show – Lune Production

The Saigon Opera House has no entrance fee because it’s only accessible to the public during major events and performances. The price’s diversified, depending on the seat, event and time. Usually it’s not cheap. The central position of the theater makes it quite easy to be found. You can visit it by taxi, a bus or simply a motorbike. Moreover, the Opera House is also surrounded by luxurious shopping area and luxury hotels such as Caravelle and Patt Hyatt Saigon, which allows you to go shopping and relax after a long hour of watching.

A meaningful and amusing culture show

A O show is considered the most impressive culture show of Vietnam. The A O bamboo circus show depicts the charming beauty and cultural richness of Vietnamese life in the countryside, in contrast with the nation’s racing urbanization.

The show has a variety of performing forms such as bamboo cirque, acrobatic acts, contemporary dance, and theatrical visual art combined with 17 types of national and modern instruments. It’s not only beautiful but also hilarious. The show has created a unique stage language, which well captures the essence of Vietnam’s fascinating culture.


A O Show - Vietnamese culture show Hochiminh

Source: A O Show – Lune Production 

How to see the culture show – A O Show?

This Vietnamese culture show is performed in 3 places: Ha Noi, Saigon and Hoian Ancient Town

  1. Ha Noi Opera House
  2. Saigon Opera House
  3. Hoi An Lune Center

A O Show Ticket price – The best Vietnamese culture show

There are 3 kinds of ticket, depend on the seat location:

  •  AAH! 700,000 VND about USD 30
  • OOH! 1,150,000 VND about USD 49
  • WOW! 1,600,000 VND about USD 69

A O Show schedule in Mar, 2020

  • Ha Noi: My village show on 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th, 7th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 13th, 14th Mar;
  • Hoi An: A O Show on 1st, 3rd, 6th, 7th, 8th, 10th, 11th, 13th, 14th, 15th Mar; 
  • Ho Chi Minh city: TEH DAR show on 1st, 3rd, 4th, 23th, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th Mar
        •  A O Show on 5th, 6th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13rd, 15th, 16th Mar, 17th, 18th Mar


Check the schedule & ticket information at LUNE Production Website: www.luneproduction.com or contact us directly to buy the tickets via [email protected] 

A O Show - Vietnamese culture show at Opera house

Source: A O Show – Lune Production 

Some notice you need to remember when coming to A O show or any culture show in Vietnam

  • The theater is opened 2 hours and closed 10 minutes before the A O show started
  • Late audiences will be arranged to sit in a separate area. The seats in this area depend on the number of seats available. The organizers are not responsible for reimbursing the difference value of the tickets purchased
  • Cameras, Filming or Taking photos while the show is performing is not allowed
  • Please bring your ID card or passport if required

How to get to the shows?

From Ha Noi, you can travel by train, bus & flight. Tickets are easy to find on a reliable site such as baolau.

To see more culture shows, we also recommend Water Puppet show.

Book an accommodation in Ho Chi Minh city in a nice neighborhood. This map shows you the best area to stay (near the zoo botanical garden)


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