The Bangkok International Festival of Dance and Music
The Bangkok International Festival of Dance and Music hits this autumn. For the 13th year in a row, individuals will be able to view some of the world’s best singers, dancers and artists all on stage in this wonderfully exciting Asian city. This fall, the event will run from September 9 to October 16, which will provide many opportunities for visitors on vacation in Thailand to attend a show or performance.
The Festival of Dance and Music will be held at the Main Hall of the Thailand Cultural Center in Huay Kwang, Bangkok. This year’s festival will include performances by opera singers, modern dancers, world-renowned orchestras, ballerinas, dance troops, ice skaters and classical musicians. Lovers of performance and visual art from all over the world are expected to flock to Thailand to experience this phenomenal celebration of dance and music.
There are many performances scheduled for the Bangkok International Festival of Dance and Music that visitors to Thailand will be sure to want to purchase tickets for. According to the event’s website, artists from as far away as Brazil and the U.S. will be in attendance to put on amazing and theatrical shows. Travelers who will be in Thailand in September may wish to make plans to see Swan Lake on Ice, which is being performed by the Imperial Ice Stars of the United Kingdom on the 10 and 11. This show is categorized as a ballet on ice that will showcase Olympic-level skating moves such as triple flips, triple throw axels and high-speed lifts, reports the festival website. As more than 20 individuals who have won world, European and national championships are set to how off their skills at this performance, it is sure to be a must-see.
Another event that visitors may wish to attend is The Marriage of Figaro. This production will be put on by the Ekaterinburg State Opera Theatre who will travel to Bangkok all the way from Russia to perform this Mozart masterpiece on October 8. On the 15 and 16 of the month, the Ballet Nacional Espana will demonstrate their advanced dance skills in Flamenco!, an exciting Spanish drama that portrays the amazing life of Carmen Amaya. More than 50 individuals will take part in this show, which has been described as one of the festival’s highlights by its website.