The report on an opera artist, Vu Manh Dung, suddenly died on the evening of Feb 18 has caught the attention of the public. The male artist was attacked by his brother-in-law named Duong Quang Binh while being in psychologically abnormal (suspected by stalagmite). He was stabbed and died immediately on the spot. Being a talented artist, playing the role of Deputy Director of Vietnam National Theater and Musical Theater, his death at the age of 43 has been a shocking news to all of other artists. Many expressed their mercy at the death of a talented opera artist in Vietnam.
Choreographer Tran Ly Ly posted a picture taken with artist Manh Dung along with a status: “My friend, you laughed like yesterday. This picture is also taken by you. I don’t know what to say. I hope you can go to the heaven, Manh Dung “. At the same time, the female artist also shared information about the time of the farewell for him to friends and fans.
Huyen Nga, a director, expressed her emotion towards the sudden death of her colleague, and also a close friend. She wrote: “My friend, thank you for all your dedication to the art of opera, for the Vietnamese vocal industry and especially for my sincere, sincere colleague and friend. You go peacefully and “raise your voice” at that place with the angels. Goodbye to you “. Also, the female director shared: “My friend, I forever lost a dear friend, an admirable colleague, a key vocal in musicals. It hurts so much Vu Manh Dung. Yesterday you also made an appointment for everyone to come, but you will never come.”
Artist Dao To Loan shared the moment she stood on the stage with her colleagues and expressed, “There are sorrows that cannot be expressed by words. My brother left so suddenly, everyone was so upset, so surprised, shocked, my brother. “We have just come home, still very sad. Very harsh, I’m really gone.” Meanwhile, artist Chieu Xuan confided: “If only that was not the truth, dear.”
Singer Thai Thuy Linh posted a long status to say goodbye to her so-called brother who has helped her a lot in her career path. She shared: “Our talented and humble colleague died suddenly last night, leaving a deep sadness for those who stayed behind. Dung is still young and gentle. The small family is extremely unhappy, especially the youngest child, he is just a few months old now”. For Thai Thuy Linh, artist Vu Manh Dung is a warm and cherish friend. Good luck and hope every good thing will come to his wife and children.”, she expressed. Music researcher Nguyen Quang Long remembers last October, when the opera masterpiece “The sculptor” of the late composer Do Nhuan was reconstructed. He was extremely impressed with Meritorious Artist Vu Manh Dung, who took charge of the main role of Thach Son. “I was impressed by Dung because I saw his maturity in the entire role. There is not only a good voice but also the way the character’s psychological changes have touched the sympathy of the audience.”, said him. According to the sharing of choreographer Tran Ly Ly, Manh Dung’s visit ceremony was held at 13:30 on Feb 20 in the funeral home of Hospital 108 (Hanoi). The male cynic artist will be cremated at the Universal Incarnation Station.