New Prague Dance Festival

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Country and Region Czech RepublicPrague
Type of Festival Dance
Location of Festival Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
Festival Contact Information

New Prague Dance Festival
Za Hanspaulkou 856/5
160 00 Prague
Czech Republic
Phone/Fax: (420) 233-333-331

Festival Description

Participants will be able to use a theatre platform for showing their choreography. The programming includes performances and creations, workshops, dramatic dance and shows while participants compete for prizes in various categories — classic dance, modern dance, jazz-hip hop, folk, Latin dance, choreography, dramatic dance, pedagogy, classic talents, modern talents and costumes.

The prizes include the Grishko International Award and the Grand Prix Praha for the best group, which shall be awarded by a jury consisting of members of the Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, Faculty of Dance, Charles University, Czech Culture, National Theatre Ballet in Prague and international members: (Stuttgart Ballet, Grand Ballet Genéve, Theatre Mariinsky Saint Petersburg). The Festival/Competition is open to private and amateur dance schools, groups and institutions without age limitation, as the purpose of the festival is to provide all participants with a unique opportunity of experiences charged with emotions in the magical atmosphere of this beautiful city in an ambience of art and friendship among all those who live on love of dance and believe in joy the dance art offers.

New kinds of workshops have been added: pantomime, theatre make-up lessons and of course some special lessons for pedagogues.

Festival Dates July 5 - 11, 2014
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