THE BAMBOO THEATRE AT THE HEART OF ANCIENT TOWN
For those who are looking for a unique Vietnamese cultural experience, Lune Center is not to be missed when in Hoi An city. Surrounded by the picturesque scenery of the ancient town, Hoi An Lune Center is the first and only bamboo theatre in Vietnam. It was built for local art performances, being especially honored as home to the world-renowned Vietnamese Bamboo Circus. The theatre promises to bring every audience a joyful and unforgettable experience.
Lune Center stands out for its bamboo dome measuring 13 meters high and 24.2 meters wide. The dome design was inspired by the image of the full moon, cherished by many Asian cultures. The reception area, with its yellow walls and red clay roof, adds a touch of the antique, representing the Old Town’s characteristic architecture. The beautiful, classic designs and traditional building materials such as wood and bamboo establish the Lune Center as a unique but perfectly-at-home landmark of the poetic Hoi An scenery.
At Hoi An Lune Center's Bamboo Theatre, audiences will experience dramatic stories drawn from daily life in different regions in Vietnam, told through the electrifying medium of Vietnamese Bamboo Circus. Using the art of storytelling circus together with bamboo props and live music, the Vietnamese Bamboo Circus vividly represents traditional cultures. Travelers who want to transcend time and space for a front-row immersion in the artistic and emotional life of Vietnam should come here first.
Performances aside, Lune Center's prime location at the joining of Thu Bon and Hoai Rivers combines with its theater's unique design to make Lune Center a must-see destination. Take photos with friends here on a trip to Hoi An, or simply gaze on The Old Town in the sunset - you're sure to find beauty and serenity here.