Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
Cabinet okays bid for southern dance Nora on Unesco heritage list
Nora, a southern traditional dance, has been given the nod to seek a place on Unesco’s Intangible Cultural Heritage representatives list.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 18:19
Cabinet nod for ‘Nora’ dance drama’s nomination for UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list
The Cabinet on Tuesday approved Nora, the southern Thai dance drama, being nominated for inclusion in UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage representatives list, government assistant spokesman Colonel Athisit Chaiyanuwat announced at Government House.
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 20:00
‘Asean Ethnic Festival’ kicks off in colourful style on Friday
More than 100 Asian performers will showcase their colourful dances at the “Asean Ethnic Festival” in Bangkok this weekend.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:00
The boy from the Northeast
A solo dance by a khon-trained dancer shows promise for the future
Thu, 28 Feb 2019 01:00
How dance comes into being
“The Essence: Body and Materiality”, a show combining contemporary dance and lighting design, will be presented at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre from March 1 to 3.
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00
‘Missing’ no longer
A Thai-South Korean collaboration sweeps the prizes at the critics’ awards
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
The biggest slam of all
Bodyslam and guests crack an attendance record while cracking open Rajamangala Stadium
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:44
Thai Vietjet holds Valentine dance
Thai Vietjet surprised passengers onboard Valentine flight VZ302 (Bangkok to Phuket) today with a special dance performance.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
A year of achievement in dance
To underline its commitment to expand performing arts in Thailand and showcase young dancers’ skills and talent, the Bangkok City Ballet School will present its annual performance, “The 22nd Junior Ballet Concert” at the Thailand Cultural Centre on March 24.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
Filling the space
Pichet Klunchun and his dance troupe question unusual possibilities for creation in a new work
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 22:19
Huge dragon invades Chinatown as Pig Year begins
Bangkok’s Chinatown, also known as Yaowarat, was lit up on Wednesday night with fireworks and a traditional dragon-dance featuring a specially made glittering dragon to mark the beginning of the Year of the Pig.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
Downtown malls welcome the Year of the Pig
One Siam, which brings together the Siam Paragon, Siam Center and Siam Discovery, celebrated Chinese New Year with a lion dance and a performance by a 50-metre-long dragon plus many more activities spread over all three malls.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 10:52
KBank distributes two million red ‘Ang Pao’ envelopes
To celebrate the Chinese Year of the Earth Pig, KBank is distributing red “Ang Pao” envelopes depicting two auspicious pigs to customers. In Chinese culture, the pig represents abundance and symbolises fertility, prosperity, wealth and lots of good luck.
Sat, 26 Jan 2019 01:00
In year of khon, shall we dance?
Now that Thailand has the rest of Southeast Asia’s attention, it’s preparing to show off
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
Constructing and connecting
The art works in Pichet Klunchun Dance Company’s exhibition were created live during their opening performance