It’s almost that time of the year again when the Bangkok’s air is filled with music and dance. Celebrating 20th year, Bangkok’s International Festival of Dance and Music is here again in 2018. This is once in a year show celebrated almost every year in the second week of the September and lasting up till Mid-October. This Cultural festival includes thousand+ artists from all over the world contributing in different categories of shows including Operas, Dance, Music, and Magic etc. all performances will take place at Thailand Cultural Center.
Here’s a list of the Biggest Performances that will be blazing the stage with fire:
The World’s most historic and outstanding opera house Teatro di San Carlo Opera will be performing Georges Bizet’s adored classic ‘CARMEN’ in four acts on Wednesday, September 12th, and Friday, September 14th, 2018 at 7:30 PM with a cast of 256 artists, Celebrating the 150th anniversary of political bonds between Italy and Thailand.
Teatro Di San Carlo Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in will be performing two of the most Remarkable Works of Beethoven: Leonore Overture No.3 and Symphony No.9 which will feature famous singers under Conductor Maestro Zubin Mehta on Thursday, September 13th and Saturday, September 15th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.
Presenting a “Balance between East and West” the Ju Percussion group will fill the evening with intense and passionate drumming casting melodious rhythms on various kinds of percussion instruments on Sunday, September 16th,2018 at 7:30
New York’s Seven best magicians and illusionists will take you through a journey full of unpredictable acts that will take your breath away on Wednesday, September 19th and Thursday, September 20th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.
On Saturday, September 22nd at 7:30 PM and Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 at 2:30 PM Break the Tango / Hip-Hop will set the stage on fire with an impressive act of two totally different dance styles mixed into one, an outstanding performance that is absolutely a must-see.
Celebrating 60 Years of Relation between Republic of Korea and Thailand, The Korean Symphony Orchestra will perform Bedrich Smetana: Valtava (The Moldau) Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto and Johannes Brahms: Symphony No.1 under one of the most high-class conductors of his generation: Chi-Yong Chung on Monday, September 24th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.
Singapore Dance Theatre celebrating their 30th anniversary will perform wedding scenes from three ballets: Coppelia Act 3, Sleeping Beauty Act 3, and Don Quixote Act 3 showcasing the talent of their dancers on Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.
Get Ready for a journey to the land of India through a musical act performed by Taj Express, Bollywood Musical on Friday, September 28th at 7:30 PM and Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 2:30 PM. The act is full of colors and shimmers, electrifying the stage with a stunning dance performance on musical hits of AR Rehman.
One of the Top five Orchestra of China Hangzhou Philharmonic Orchestra will be presenting their star violin soloist, Ning Feng. They will perform Jiping Zhao: Violin Concerto No.1 and Gustav Mahler: Symphony No.5 Conducted by Yang Yang on Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 7:30 PM.
Moscow State Classical Ballet will be performing Firebird and Rite of Spring both with most interesting storylines on Friday, October 5th, 2018 at 7:30 PM. They will also perform Nutcracker on Saturday, October 6th, 2018 at 2:30 PM and The Legend of Swan Lake And The Ugly Duckling on Sunday, October 7th, 2018 at 2:30 PM.
8th October marks the 60th birthday of the world’s greatest entertainer the king of pop Michael Jackson. This night will be a tribute in his remembrance.
William Shakespeare’s “A Midnight’s Dream” performed by the artist of 14 different countries of Karlsruhe Ballet on Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 7:30 PM. They are also performing a beautiful act on Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 7:30 PM giving you a memorable star-studded evening.
The last show of the festival is a glorifying and electrifying act by Los Vivancos presenting their impressive new production “Born to Dance” on Thursday, October 18th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.