International Competition of Young Dance Performers (Slovenia)
The 11th International Competition of Young Dance Performers OPUS 1 – short dance piece 2019 is open to dancers born between 1995 and 2004, who can apply with:
– A solo dance piece which is both conceived and choreographed by the performing dancer
– A duet, which is both conceived and choreographed by the performing dancers – shared authorship
The aim of this competition is to promote contemporary dance and discover fresh talents. Not to push for competitiveness, but rather to foster the creativity of young performers.
Where: Slovenian National Theatre Celje, Slovenia
When: 20th April 2019
Deadline for applications: 1st March 2019
Age groups and lengths of short dance pieces:
Group B (born between 2000 and 2004) – maximum 4 minutes;
Group C (born between 1995 and 1999) – maximum 7 minutes
This year is no a prescribed topic.
Place yourself in an empty space and dance – WHATEVER!
Write down your topic on the blank list of paper – WHATEVER!
WHATEVER is in you, WHATEVER is around you, WHATEVER you do, WHATEVER you are looking for, WHATEVER you are wondering, in WHATEVER you doubt, WHATEVER are you interested in, we are also interested!
This year’s jury will be announced as soon as it is confirmed!
For further information, please visit http://www.jskd.si/ples/prireditve_ples/opus/opus_19/english_opus_19.htm
Contact details: Republic of Slovenia Public Fund for Cultural Activities (JSKD)
Štefanova 5, PO Box 1699, 1000 Ljubljana