26th Kalamata International Dance Festival is still on, with new dates! With the safety of the artists and the spectators in mind, but without losing its character, it will take place for another year with world known and emerging artists of the international dance scene from the 21st to the 30th of August 2020.
In collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, the Municipality of Kalamata, PHARIS and all the artists, we will present with safety a Festival adapted to the present circumstances but keeping its unique character and energy and most of all, its respect and support to dancing.
21 international and Greek productions taking place in open spaces of the city of Kalamata.
In the midst of a wider historical occasion, this year’s Festival hosts daring artists who present their work, in an attempt to talk about an aspiration for change and a revision of our relationship with Mother Nature, the Self and the Other.
Full program of seminars that will be held at the 26th Kalamata International Dance Festival has been announced so far, with applications already underway.
Electric Matter: Professional education program of Contemporary Dance Workshops
3workshops, 1 masterclasses & 1lecture
Total: 55 hours
Depth Movement Workshop
Duration: 21 - 30 August 2020
This is a seminar on how to harness energy and constantly challenge one’s limits. The class introduces a deeper approach to the performer’s personal movement vocabulary and aims to provide space for transformation and development.
Tell A Story
Duration: 21 - 23 August 2020
Fighting Monkey Coordinations
Duration: 24 - 25 August 2020
Fighting Monkey Practice - From The Other Side
Duration: 26 - 29 July 2020 | 3hours
This class focuses on the basic attributes of the human body, such as weight, elasticity, strength, and density, and how to use them in simple or more complex situations of speed and momentum.
Lecture Jozef Fruček
Risk and uncertainty - Fundamental aspects of human development