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International Dance Festival 2014 Coming to Bangkok

30.10.2014

Performances at the BACC in November and December 2014


Young Choreographer 2014 winner Songsaksiri Jantaradat performs a dance piece entitled "Prayer"


The Friends of the Arts held a press conference yesterday to introduce the programme for this year's International Dance Festival.  The event will take place between November 21st and December 3rd at the BACC (Bangkok Arts and Culture Centre) and Chulalongkorn University, and between November 28th and 29th at The Art Centre at Chiang Mai University.

 

Free workshops and performances will be held, along with talks and films, and 10 international dance companies have accepted the invitation to perform in what will be the 14th anniversary of the Thailand event.

 


FULL SCHEDULE AT BOTTOM OF PAGE

 

Rina Schenfeld performs an excerpt from "Note to Pina Bausch"

 

Phittaya Phaefuang, one of the choreographers from the Maya Dance Company Singapore, performs an excerpt from "Random Chapter"

 

Performers, organisers and sponsors at yesterday's press conference

 

“HOPERA” by GDO dance company ( Italy)

 

Human Ryhthm by Ambiguous Dance Company (South Korea)

 

Maya Dance Theatre (Singapore)

 

This year's event poster

 

The International Dance Festival 2014

Workshop/Masterclass and Highlight Performances


Friday 21st  November 2014


Location: BACC only see map

18.00 hrs.              Opening reception of  the International Dance Festival 2014  (Live Painting Performance by May Yimsai and Ulrich Gottlieb)

19.00 hrs.                Highlight Performance Per……Inciso by Esperimenti GDO dance company

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Saturday 22nd November 2014


Location: BACC see map

13.00- 14.00 hrs        FREE Latin dance workshop conduct by Nanapat

14.00- 15.00 hrs        FREE Introduction workshop to Classical ballet conducted by MayYimsai

15.00- 16.00 hrs        FREE Introduction workshop to Contemporary Dance conducted by MayYimsai

16.00 hrs.                 FREE performance  ‘Young Talent Stage’ Excerpt from Nutcracker

suite by Students from Dance Centre, school of performing Arts

16.30 hrs.                 FREE performance Young Choreographer Showcase

19.00hrs.                  Highlight Performance Hopera by Esperimenti GDO dance company

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Sunday 23rd November 2014


Location: BACC only see map

13.00-15.00 hrs       Masterclass Hip hop / street  conducted by Esperimenti GDO dance company

15.00 hrs.               Young Choreographer  Showcase’   FREE performance by

International School Bangkok

19.00 hrs                Highlight Performance Swan Lake Revisited by Rhythmosaic Dance company

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Monday 24th November 2014


Location: BACC see map and Sodsai Pantoomkomol Center for Dramatic Arts, Chulalongkorn University see map

10.00-12.00            Masterclasses  of Niv-Oren at Sodsai Pantoomkomol Center for Dramatic Arts, Chulalongkorn University

13.00-14.30 hrs       Masterclass classical ballet technique conduct by Mr. Murat Akao─člu, choreographer at BACC

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Tuesday 25th November 2014


Location: BACC see map and Sodsai Pantoomkomol Center for Dramatic Arts, Chulalongkorn University see map

10.00-12.00           Masterclasses  of Niv-Oren at Sodsai Pantoomkomol Center

                            for Dramatic Arts, Chulalongkorn University

13.00 -14.30 hrs   Masterclass  “harmony of body and music”  conducted by Kim Boram at BACC

19.00 hrs              Highlight Performance

Triple Bill Performance

– Red Apples by VoDance Barcelona (Spain)

– Excerpts from Othello Turkish State Opera and Ballet (Turkey)

-Kurban by Turkish State Opera and Ballet (Turkey)

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Wednesday 26th November 2014

Location: BACC see map and Sodsai Pantoomkomol Center for Dramatic Arts, Chulalongkorn University see map

10.00-12.00          Masterclasses  of Niv-Oren at Sodsai Pantoomkomol Center for Dramatic Arts,

                           Chulalongkorn University

13.00 -14.30 hrs   Masterclass  Horton technique  by Eva Baro at BACC    

 19.00 hrs             Highlight Performance The Rhythm of Humans by Ambigious dance company at BACC

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Thursday 27th November 2014


Location: only at Sodsai Pantoomkomol Center for Dramatic Arts, Chulalongkorn University see map

10.00-12.00        Masterclasses  of Niv-Oren

19.30 hrs            Highlight performance  ‘Two Room Apartment’ performed by

                         Niv Sheinfeld & Oren Laor dance projects ( Israel)

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Friday 28th  November 2014

Location: BACC see map and Sodsai Pantoomkomol Center for Dramatic Arts, Chulalongkorn University see map

10.00-11.30 hrs.  Masterclass  yoga Flow by Kaweena Pachimsawat at BACC

19.30 hrs.          Highlight performance  ‘Two Room Apartment’ performed by

                         Niv Sheinfeld & Oren Laor dance projects ( Israel) at Sodsai Pantoomkomol

                        Center for Dramatic Arts, Chulalongkorn University

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Saturday 29th November 2014

Location BACC see map

11.00hrs               FREE lecture demonstration workshop of ‘Khon  / Thai martial Arts ’Muay Thai’/

Nangyai shadow puppet

12.00hrs               FREE Introduction to Khon workshop

13.00hrs               FREE Introduction to  Muay Thai workshop

14.00hrs              FREE Rhythm of Thailand  workshop conduct by Dr. Pathorn Srikaranonda

15.00hrs              FREE Performance Live Painting & improvisation workshop by Urlich Gottlieb

19.00hrs              Highlights performance from Kunming Dance Company from China

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Sunday 30th Nov 2014


Location BACC only see map

10.30-12.00 hrs    FREE Workshop for special need children conduct by Maya Dance Company

12.00hrs              FREE Bollywood  workshop

13.00hrs              FREE Kathak Tabla and Sitar  Demonstration workshop

14.00hrs              FREE demonstration and Introduction to Chinese dance workshop conducted

by Kunming Dance Theatre

15.00hrs              FREE performance Choreographer Showcase by Urban Bones dance company

19.00 hrs.            Highlight Performance “Random Chapters”by Maya Dance Theatre, Singapore

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Programme in ChiangMai
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Friday 28th November 2014


Location: Prem International Schol and Art Center, Chiang Mai University.

11.00-12.00          Talk and Demonstration at Prem International School

19.00 hrs.             Highlight Performance‘Rhythm of Human’ by Ambiguous Dance company,

South Korea  at Art Center, Chiang Mai University

Saturday 29th  November 2014


Location: Art Center, Chiang Mai University

10.30-12.30 hrs      –   ‘harmony of body and music’ workshop conduct by Kim Boram

Artistic director, Ambiguous Dance company, South Korea at Art Center, Chiang Mai University

 

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