Singers Thu Minh, Thuy Tien and Nguyen Vu will compete for the crown in the final of Buoc Nhay Hoan Vu, a Vietnamese version of the popular TV reality show Dancing with the Stars in the US, which will be aired live tomorrow on Viet Nam Television (VTV) channel 3.
Two to tango: Singer Nguyen Vu (right) and his partner, Petya Dimitrova, perform during the second season of Buoc Nhay Hoan Vu (Dancing with the Stars). — File Photo
HCM CITY —
The finalists and their partners, professional dancers from Bulgaria, will perform a standard ballroom dance or Latin dance, and a freestyle dance at the Quan Ngua Sport Complex in Ha Noi.
Singer Nguyen Vu promised that his routine with his partner will surprise the audience.
The other seven participants, including singer Pham Anh Khoa, singer and actor Hua Vi Van, and actors Huy Khanh, Vu Thu Phuong, Thanh Thuy, Kim Hien and Dai Nghia, also pledged to bring interesting routines to the final.
The second season of Buoc Nhay Hoan Vu, produced by VTV and Cat Tien Sa Media and Television Company, pairs 10 Vietnamese celebrities with professional ballroom dancers, who each week have competed by performing in 10 shows from April 17 to July 3.
Participants have performed standard ballroom dances, including slow waltz, tango, Viennese waltz, slow foxtrot and quicksteps, and Latin dances like cha cha cha, samba, rumba, paso doble and jive.
The judges, including director Nguyen Quang Dung, musician Duc Huy and dance sport champions Khanh Thi and Chi Anh, and the votes of the audience decided the elimination, which began the second show.
The winner of this season will win VND150 million (US$7,140), while two runners-up will receive VND120 million ($5,710) and VND100 million ($4,760).
All the shows have been broadcast live every Sunday on VTV 3 at 8pm. The final will begin at 9pm. — VNS