Dance Week Festival 2015

time: 29.05.2015. - 20.06.2015.
place: Zagreb
organiser: DWF
Dance Week Festival 2015 is taking place from 29 May to 20 June in Zagreb.  This year the festival hosts among many Sine qua non arts, Myriam Gourfink, Theatre Bretoncaffe, Collectif Es…

Dance Week Festival (Tjedan suvremenog plesa) is Croatia’s primary international festival of contemporary dance, movement theatre and mime. This annual festival, organized by Institute for Movement and Dance was founded in 1982 by its Artistic Producer Mirna Žagar. Its eclectic programming is a platform for encounters of diverse choreographic and artistic visions meet and stimulate dialogue across the arts disciplines. The alchemy of dance, its continuous evolution and its many appearing forms today is a fascinating one – revealed through each new festival edition.

The Festival offers a context to the development of new ideas, alongside world renown names and choreographic living legends exist trend setting authors and the space for emerging talent of new talent as well as a point for reflection on the art of dance within the overall Croatian culture and society.

As one of the oldest festivals in the region, DANCE WEEK FESTIVAL, has presented well over 500 works of internationally acclaimed choreographers.

More detailed program here: http://www.danceweekfestival.com/en/32dwf

(D.H., 01.06.2015)