Where: Kampala, Uganda
When: 25th August – 26th August 2018
Deadline for applications: 30th June 2018
This is a unique opportunity to showcase the best choreography under the theme ‘traditional meets urban’ at the Dance Fest Finals on Saturday 25th August and at the Dance Theatre Night on Sunday 26th August 2018 in Kampala, Uganda.
If you have a dance theatre performance or showcase that doesn’t go beyond 10mins. This could be a hip-hop theatre performance, contemporary dance piece or a fusion of traditional dance with urban styles. We are looking for more original creations that are unique and fuse both traditional dance styles and modern/urban styles.
Since 2013, Batalo has hosted dance performances from across East Africa, Canada, France, Mali, Germany, England etc.
Batalo East provides a platform for emerging and established dancers in the East African region and beyond. We have featured over 650 dancers in the past. The festival has a series of activities including the Batalo East Academy (BEA) which is a short certificate dance program led by selected teachers from across the world, Dance battles in styles like Hip-hop, Afro-house, Style yake(Experimental), Krump and All styles crew battles. We also have featured dance conversations/talks, series of workshops, games and more fun activities over the week-long festival.
To apply you can kindly visit our website www.bataloeast.org
How to fill in the form;
-Name of Company / Crew / Solo
-Contact Person | Phone Number | Email address
-Online video links
-Length of your performance
-Please follow instructions while filling in and before submitting the application form
Call / WhatsApp: +256775193628