Akropoditi DanceFest 2017
5th International Festival of Dance and Dancetheatre in Syros
Two weeks full of workshops, evening meetings, open jams and performances.
When: July 08 – 21 2017
Where: Dance Centre, expression and creation in contemporary arts, Akropoditi
Iroon Polytechneiou 84
84100 Ermoupolis, Syros, Greece
The Dance Centre, expression and creation in contemporary arts Akropoditi and Akropoditi Dancetheatre, after the establishment and realization for four years of the Festival «DanceFest Akropoditi», and also after the significant distinction of Akropoditi Dancetheatre in November 2016, that was awarded the Prize of Dance from the Union of Critics for Theatre and Dance, is organizing the 5th International Dance and Dancetheatre Festival that will take place in Syros Island, on the 8th-21st of July 2017. The festival will last two weeks (08 – 21/07/17) and is aiming to make the capital of the Cyclades a meeting and exchange point between both renowned and young artists of Contemporary Dance and Dancetheatre groups.
This year’s workshops:
Improvisation and Composition
Acting – Theatre
Music composition in Yoga
Skinner releasing technique
Performance lab for movers and musicians
Also, this year we offer for free two new, special Workshops:
– Hip-Hop for children 10-11 years old
– Movement workshop for people with and without disabilities (18-48 years old)
This year again, our Festival offers the choice of Early Bird with reduced prices!
Valid for 10th March – 31st March 2017.
Nabil el Barrage & Eftyhia Panopoulos
Camilo Bentancor Gallardo
Joe Tornabene & Thalia Ditsa
Andi Xhuma & Christos Xyrafakis
Vasiliki Tsagkari Chrysanthakopoulou
Projections, lectures, open jams and performances by teachers and participants of the workshops, as well as guests from Greece and abroad. Open activities and events for residents and visitors of the island concerning contemporary expression in Dance and Theatre.
For more information stay tuned to our website & our facebook page
Trailer : https://vimeo.com/190359321
Join us in the town of Hermoupolis to share the same dance floor, same beach, to dance, to talk, to exchange knowledge and experiences but also to discover new ways of communication, expression and observation.
Entry applications for the Festival Workshops: Saturday, April 1, 2017
Deadline for submission of applications: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
To apply for the Akropoditi DanceFest 2017, fill the application and send it to the e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject: Application – DANCE FEST 17 (in case of Early Bird, with the subject: Early Bird Application – DanceFest 17).
You will then receive an e-mail from us confirming your position for the workshops. The participation procedure is completed with a deposit to our bank account, which we will send you by e-mail (the full amount in the case of Early Bird by the 31st of March).
Attention: The positions for each workshop are limited and therefore will be given strictly by priority of applications. Before submitting your application please check for the availability of the workshops from our page on Facebook (it is not required to have an account to see the information above).
You can find the application here
See costs of workshops on the website: http://dancefest.akropoditi.gr/index.php/en/application-en