Resumption of art and cultural activities
After a long time suspending art and cultural activities to prevent and control the Covid-19 pandemic, the Culture industry is preparing to restart certain activities when the pandemic situation has been gradually brought under control.
Adjustment and supplement of tasks
According to Mr. Nguyen Thanh Ha - Director of the Department of Culture and Sports, the Department is assigned by the Provincial People’s Committee to perform 18 tasks under the working agenda in 2021 of the Provincial People’s Committee. After reviewing the progress of the assigned tasks, the Department has basically completed all the tasks. However, there are 4 strategic tasks for the whole period of 2021 - 2030 that are still waiting for the Central Government to issue new plans or guidelines to serve as the basis for the Department to advise the Provincial People’s Committee. On October 25, the Department of Culture and Sports issued a written proposal to the Provincial People’s Committee to transfer these tasks to the working agenda in 2022. Specifically, Khanh Hoa province's cultural development strategy to 2030; Vietnam family development strategy in Khanh Hoa province to 2030; Khanh Hoa province's program to preserve and promote the value of cultural heritages in the period of 2021 – 2030 and the implementation of the movement “All people unite to build cultural life” in the period of 2021 - 2025.
Vietnam Ethnic Group Cultural Day- one of the cultural and artistic tasks performed before the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic.
In addition, the Department also proposed to add to the working agenda in 2021 certain tasks to be implemented from now to the end of the year such as: Investment policy in the renovation project of Ninh Hoa Temple (already completed and recently promulgated by the Provincial People’s Council); policy on investment and development of the Provincial Library according to the model of digital library and library automation; policy on investmemt the in projects to restore the relics of Dien Khanh Ancient Citadel, headquarters of Ba Ngoi Provisional Revolutionary People’s Committee, Thanh Minh Communal House, Thanh Chau Communal House, My Thanh Communal House, Quang Dong Communal House, Tan My Communal House, Hung Vuong Temple, Lap Dinh Communal House, Tra Long Communal House.
A great number of art shows will be held in the end of the year.
After a long absence of art shows to serve the audience, the provincial art agencies have begun to practice to perform at the end of the year. “Following the direction of the Department of Culture and Sports on implementating events and activities on the occasion of New Year 2022, we have planned and organized for all artists, singers and actors to practice. Specifically, there are both performances that have been staged for a number of programs but have not yet been able to perform, and there are also newly staged performances", said Mr. Tran Duc Ha - Head of Hai Dang Music and Dance Delegation.
In order to well prepare the agenda and program of activities on the occasion of New Year 2022, the Lunar New Year of the Tiger and and serve political tasks, contributing to promoting and stimulating tourism in Nha Trang and serving demands of people, art agencies have sent the Department of Culture and Sports a plan to carry out a group of events and activities. Specifically, the Provincial Center for Culture and Cinema plans to carry out the programs of Ringing bells on Christmas Eve and Spring Aspiration on the evening of December 29. Hai Dang Music and Dance Delegation will perform a music and fashion show to welcome New Year 2022 with the theme of Nha Trang-Fairy Pearl Bay on the evening of December 25, Khanh Hoa Faith and Aspiration on the evening of December 30, and Vietnamese Folk Music and Dance on the evening of January 1, 2022. In addition, on the evening of December 31, Khanh Hoa music and dance program will be held to welcome the new day performed by Hai Dang Music and Dance Delegation in collaboration with the Provincial Center for Culture and Cinema. On the evening of January 2, 2022, Khanh Hoa Provincial Traditional Art Theatre will perform the play of Tran Binh Trong.
All artists, singers, actors and collaborators hope that the pandemic situation will not develop more complicatedly so that the programs can go on as planned