Skorohod Swiss Week Open CallOpen Call for Swiss dance companies and choreographers to take part in the IVth Skorohod Swiss Week 2016 in St.Petersburg, Russia. Contemporary dance from all over Switzerland at one of the most popular venues of contemporary art in St.Petersburg and Russia – Platform Skorohod.

Performance arts of any kind blend here to take its ground-breaking form.

Where: Skorohod Platform, St.Petersburg, Russia

When: September 19-25, 2016 (performances and workshops),  August 15-31, 2016 (creation)

Deadline for application December 5, 2015

The venue regularly holds a great number of international dance and theater events – such as Skorohod Swiss Week, German Culture Week, Korean Express, Meeting the Odyssey – travelling theatre project, etc. There are plans to monthly produce focus weeks of performing arts from different countries. This year we are starting with Poland, Finland, Malta, Portugal, Italy, France, Holland and continue the tradition of presenting Swiss and German art. The festival is held with the support of the Swiss Council for Culture «Pro Helvetia» in Russia within the framework of «Swiss Made in Russia» program, aimed at the development of collaboration in the sphere of contemporary culture between Russia and Switzerland.

The festival provides:
– the venue rent and all necessary technical and administrative assistance

– advertising and publicity

– accommodation

Performing fee and travel costs shall be negotiated separately after the decision making of the programme.

To apply please fill in the form:
FOR DANCE COMPANIES http://goo.gl/forms/QyaGPKXzq4
FOR DANCE TEACHERS http://goo.gl/forms/19fFkjIXG4

Contact details lesya.kazakova@gmail.com

For further information please visit: http://skorohod.me/