The 19th edition of the popular Bangkok International Festival of Dance & Music swings into town
Get ready for the 19th Bangkok International Festival of Dance and Music and savour international delights at the 18th World Gourmet Festival
ndulge in the marvelously creative world of the performing arts as the Bangkok International Festival of Dance and Music returns for its 19th year combining world rhythms in a variety of captivating performances. As always, the festival boasts a collection of world-class acts, from ballet troupes and Broadway performers to opera singers and symphony orchestras. Featured this year are the Ekaterinburg Opera and Ballet Theatre (Moscow); Malandain Ballet Biarritz (France) and the Stuttgart Ballet (Germany) among others. Making its world premier is a brand new ballet choreographed by Vasily Medvedev of the Bolshoi Theatre, Katya & The Prince of Siam, the romantic tale of Prince Chakrabongse and a beautiful Russian girl. Also on the bill is a production of Broadway hit West Side Story and an acrobatic performance by the Flying Superkids. The festival takes place at the Thailand Cultural Centre from September 11 to October 18. For schedules and further information see thaiticketmajor.com.
HIGH STEPPING Broadway, cabaret, ballet, opera, orchestral works, flamenco and a whole lot more entertain at this year’s festival