Host: Viet Entertainment of Canada
Come and discover Vietnam, experience our heritage and history.
Come bring your family and friends to the Vietnam Pavilion for a breathtaking experience with the Vietnamese culture through dance and music. Feast your eyes on the gorgeous, colourful costumes of beautiful well choreographed traditional dances as well as modern ones. There are performances by Thu Thao Dance Group, Julie Nhu Ha, Mai Khanh school of Dance and much more. Let the lovely sound of traditional instrumental music take you to the mythical mountains of Vietnam. It sure will be one of the highlights of your summer! See you there!
Our Featured Performers for 2017:
THU THAO DANCE GROUP:
Thu Thao Dance Group is an enthusiastic group led by Thao Pham, an TDSB science teacher with a passion for dancing. Thao enjoys music and different types of dances from different cultures. She hopes to inspire students to enjoy the art of dancing which promotes a fun and healthy lifestyle. Thao has choreographed many dance performances. Thu Thao Dance Group has performed at many different events and celebrations across Toronto and GTA such as: The Vietnamese New Year Festival – International Center organized by Vietnamese Association of Toronto, Vietnamese Summer Festival – Celebration Square, Mid-Autumn Festival – Harbourfront Centre, Carassauga Festival, Taste of Richmond Hill, Thank you Canada organized by Vietnamese Association of Toronto, Lunar New Year Celebration organized by Chinese Collective Arts Association recently. Members that will perform at the Carassauga Festival are Thao Pham, Thu Pham, Michelle Uyen Pham, Christine Thu Pham and Julie Nhu Ha. This year Thu Thao Dance Group is going to put on a special fashion show featuring the Vietnamese traditional long dresses (Ao Dai) with accessories such as conical hats and fans.
JULIE NHU HA:
Come listen to Julie Nhu Ha, whose voice is sure to capture your heart at this year’s Carassauga Festival ! Julie Nhu Ha has earned unofficial title as the Vietnam Community’s little sweetheart. Julie Nhu has performed in front of an audience of 10,000 people at the Vietnamese New Year Festival since the age of 5. She appeared on YTV Cook’d Show, CTV Live Show With Anchor Tom Brown – CTV Toy Mountain, Rogers TV – Carassauga Preview 2014 -2015 Vietnam Pavilion and WOWtv. She has won many Awards in singing and dancing. Julie Nhu has performed at many different events and celebrations across Toronto and GTA such as: The Vietnamese New Year Festival – International Center organized by Vietnamese Association of Toronto, Vietnamese Summer Festival – Celebration Square, Mid-Autumn Festival – organized by Phap Van Temple, Mid-Autumn Festival – Harbourfront Centre, Carassauga Festival, Taste of Richmond Hill, Thank you Canada organized by Vietnamese Association of Toronto, CMC Asian Food and Cultural Festival organized by Canadian Multicultural Council Asian in Ontario.
MAI KHANH SCHOOL OF DANCE:
Mrs. Mai Khanh Tran, Director, is a professional ballerina and ballet master, having graduated from the Hanoi Academy. She was Ballet Master with the St. Petersburg (Russia) Ballet for 7 years, and is a Full Member of the Canadian Dance Teachers Association. Her students compete regularly in the C.D.T.A. Exam Ontario Competitions. Mrs. Mai Khanh is teaching ballet, jazz and traditional dance in Mississauga.
Cuisine: Provided by Spring Rolls restaurant
Complete your unique experience by tasting authentic Vietnamese cuisine that is well loved all over the world ! There are various dishes from different parts of Vietnam for your enjoyment.
Come bring your appetite !
Thuy Pham (647) 267-4296
Hershey Community Rinks – South parking lot – Outdoor Tent
5500 Rose Cherry Place (north of Matheson Blvd East, one block east of Kennedy Rd)
Free Shuttle Bus stops at this Pavilion.