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Balkan Dance Platform

11-14 October 2007, Athens, Greece

Full House Promotion in collaboration with the Megaron, Athens Concert Hall and with the international partners of the Platform:
-The Red House from Bulgaria,
-Lokomotiva from the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
-ArtLink from Romania
is pleased to announce the 4th edition of the Balkan Dance Platform 2007 (BDP 2007) - the only biennial event in the Balkans showcasing the current tendencies in contemporary dance and choreography in the region.

Full House Promotion will stage BDP 2007 from October 11th to October 14th, 2007 in Athens, Greece at the venues of the Athens Concert Hall (www.megaron. gr).

The aim of BDP 2007 is to enhance the development of the contemporary dance in the Balkan countries through promotion and presentation of choreographers and dancers, stimulating new productions, cooperation and networking in the region.

BDP 2007 included the largest number of participants including artists from Albania, Bosnia-Hertegovina, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Serbia, Montenegro, fYRoM, Slovenia, Croatia, Kosovo and Turkey.

 The Balkan Dance Platform (BDP) has the ambition to put contemporary dance in Balkans and its development on the wider world map of dance. Little is yet known abroad about the dance work being produced in countries like Bulgaria, Romania, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Albania, Serbia and Montenegro and Greece.

The main focus of the 4th Balkan Dance Platform 2007 is to present and promote fresh concepts, new artistic ideas and initiatives in contemporary dance in the Balkan region. The aim is to encourage talented and innovative individuals and groups to present their concepts preserving their originality and creativity.

Aims of BDP 2007:


  • to introduce the most recent contemporary dance work made by choreographers working and living in Balkan countries to international audience
  • to foster cultural exchanges between Balkan countries;
  • to stimulate the collaboration between artists and dance festivals from the Balkan region and other countries.

Program:

11th OCTOBER

Mitropoulos Hall - 18H30

Jenka Milic "Folding" (Slovenia)
AlexandraPirici "Show"(Romania)

Intermission

Barbara Matinevic & Zeljka Sancanin "BLOOM" (Croatia)
Iskra Sukarova & Dejan Srhoj "Formula" (FYROM)

Skalkotas Hall - 21H00

Patricia Apergi "Anorexia socialis" (Greece)

Intermission

Bedirhan Dehmen & Safak Usyal "Monday in the Sun" (Turkey)

 

12th OCTOBER

Mitropoulos Hall - 18H30

Dragana Bulut "Just one more solo" (Serbia)
Iva Sveshtarova "666" (Bulgaria)

Intermission

Evagelos Poulinas "Verge" (Greece)
Stanimir Enchev "Meat or Poetry of Contingency" (Bulgaria)

Skalkotas Hall - 21H30

Tugce Tuna "Phronemophobia" (Turkey)

Intermission

Ana Josifovska "In & Out" (FYROM)
Kire Miladinoski "Not Close" (FYROM)
Ivo Dimchev "Concerto" (Bulgaria)

 

13th OCTOBER

Mitropoulos Hall - 18H30

Matej Kejar "Simultanious" (Slovenia)

Intermission

Tasos Karahalios & Georgia Vardarou "Serenity Square" (Greece)
Dalija Acin & Isabelle Schad "There is no exception to the rule" (Serbia)

Skalkotas Hall - 21H00

Ana Catalina Gubandru "No memories" (Romania)
Violeta Vitanova, Stanislav Genadiev "Imago" (Bulgaria)

Intermission

Sasa Asentic "My Private Biopolitics" (Serbia)

We are looking forward to see you in Athens during the 4th BDP 2007!
With kindest regards,


Christina Polychroniadou
Project manager
Full House Promotion
Email: info@fullhousepromotion.gr
www.fullhousepromotion.gr