Newsflash – XV. L1danceFest – Budapest – 2016.


L1 Association organizes its outstanding yearly event, L1danceFest for the 15th time.

This festival is a truly unique international dance festival in Hungary.

The association is preparing for a jubilee, for which they have expanded their yearly festival to a ten-day- long event including a three-day symposium, a three-day workshop block, a designer cooperation as well as a three-day showcase programme. Tickets are available at the festival venues and through the well-known tickets offices or online as well.
September, 13-15. SYMPOSIUM entitled Collectivity/Responsibility/Performativity with invited international guests, performers
September, 16-18. WORKSHOPS
September, 19. presentation of HUNGARIAN DESIGNERS
September, 20-22. SELECTION of SHORT WORKS (max 15 min)

Tuesday, September, 13.
1.30 pm CEU Christine BORCH (DK) From the forest to the sea
2.00 pm – 6.30 pm CEU Collectivity/Responsibility/Performativity Symposium 1st day (free of charge, pre-registration is needed, in English)
7.00 pm CEU Oleg SOULIMENKO (RUS/A) & Jasmin HOFFER (AT) Songs and Stories (free of charge)

Wednesday, September, 14,
2.00 – 6.30 pm CEU Collectivity/Responsibility/Performativity Symposium 2nd day (free of charge, pre-registration is needed, in English)
4.15 pm – CEU T.Bali/Rosinflux (H) Hanginstalláció (free of charge)
7 p.m. – CEU Dame de Pic/cie. Karine PONTIES (FR/BE) Havran (free of charge)

Thursday,September, 15,
2 p.m. – 7.10 pm CEU Collectivity/Responsibility/Performativity Symposium 3rd day (free of charge, pre-registration is needed, in English)
8.30 pm RS9+ Vallai Kert Dominik GRÜNBÜHEL (AT) & Luke BAIO (GB) Ohne Nix

Friday, September, 16.
11 a.m. – 1p.m. – Trafó Stúdió Tomáš MORÁVEK (CZ) workshop for lighting
1.30 p.m. – 3 p.m. – Trafó Stúdió ZENON Dance Company (USA) dance class repertoire
3 p.m. – 4.30 p.m. – Trafó Stúdió jaro viňarský (SK) contemporary dance class
5.30 p.m. MAMŰ Body’s Slim curator of the exhibition: KOROKNAI Zsolt DLA (H) closing of the exhibition
Valencia JAMES (BDS) AI_am project
Réka HARSÁNYI & Dóra Ida SZŰCS (H) Birth Réka SZŰCS (H) dancefilms
Zsolt KOROKNAI & Márta LADJÁNSZKI (H) Singular Resonance Performance
Helén Sára HORVÁTH (H) Transcendental, media based spiritual graphics
7p.m. – RS9+ Vallai Kert Cédric DUPIRE & Gaspard KUENTZ (FR) We don’t care about music anyway film screening (free of charge)

Saturday, September, 17.
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.- Trafó StudioTomáš MORÁVEK (CZ) workshop for lighting
4.30 p.m. – 6.30 p.m. – Trafó Studio VASS Imre (H) Waiting for dance dance class
7p.m. – RS9+ Vallai Kert John HEGRE (NO) Concert / Céline LARRÈRE (FR) & John HEGRE (NO) Average Bastards (free of charge)

Sunday, September, 18.
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Trafó Studio Tomáš MORÁVEK (CZ) workshop for lighting
3 p.m. – 4.30 p.m. – Trafó Studio BAKÓ Tamás (H) contemporary dance class
4.30 p.m. – 6.30 p.m. – Trafó StudioTami LEBOVITS (IL) In connection dance class
7 p.m. – – RS9+ Vallai Kert KOVÁCS Gerzson Péter/Tranzdanz & ÁGOSTON Béla (H)

Monday, September 19.
5 p.m. – RS9+ Vallai Kert ZIGGURAT Project (H) Floating work-in-progress premier
6.30 p.m. – MU Theater Céline LARRÈRE (FR) Papalačinke
7 p.m. – MU Theater L1 Egyesület (H) GOOSE-FLESH catwalk premier
9 p.m. – MU Theater FEKETE Péter Géza (H) & VARGA Zsolt (H) and friends concert

Tuesday, September, 20.
4.30 p.m. – Szlovák Intézet Budapest Roland SZABO (SK/H) L1danceFest – My point of view opening of the photo exhibition
6.30 p.m. – MU Theater KOVÁCS Kata (H/D) Blond Lady performance
7 p.m. – MU Theater showcase program 1
JOBBÁGY Bernadett & KERTÉSZ Endre (H) A Way Inside
ZENON Dance Comp. (USA) my very empty mouth
Uri SHAFIR (IL) The Koloklum
PATAKY Klári Company (H) we live happily részlet
tanzfuchs production/Barbara FUCHS (D) Ariel’s world pre-premier excerpt
VerTeDance/Halka Třešňáková (CZ) Heroine West pre-premier excerpt
Valencia JAMES (BDS) Between the World and Me premier

Wednesday,September, 21.
6.30 p.m. – Bakelit MAC KOVÁCS Kata (H/D) Blond Lady performance
7 p.m. – Bakelit MAC showcase program 2
Ruri MITO (J) workshop-presentation
Martine PISANI (FR) Jardin et Travaux excerpt
Francesca FOSCARINI (IT) Grandmother
Chris LEUENBERGER (CH) & Matthew ROGERS (USA) Desire & Discipline pre-premier excerpt
SZENTE Borbála (H/D) & Beto REA (MEX/D) Suspension premier two-women-machine-show (DK) A solo for the Duo work-in-progress premier
BERGER Gyula/ZÉRÓ BALETT (H) Spiral Inputs pre-premier excerpt

Thursday, September, 22.
4.30 p.m. – NTSZ-Marczi Közösségi Tér Talking through V4+ open discussion with members of KÖM by L1 Association
6.30 p.m. – NTSZ-Marczi Közösségi Tér KOVÁCS Kata (H/D) Blond Lady performance
7 p.m. – NTSZ-Marczi Közösségi Tér showcase program 3
Daniel RAČEK & Anna SEDLAČKOVÁ (SK) The Elegance of Quantum Bunny részlet
Ruri MITO (J) Matou
GÓBI Rita (H) & Andrea MILTNEROVÁ (CZ) Counterpoint bemutató részlet
BLASKÓ Borbála (H) Hekabé részlet
HARASZTI-ZWIEP Adrienn (H) Inside out
Nadar ROSANO (IL) Red Belt

Throughout September, 6–20 two-women-machine-show (DK) A Solo for the Duo is on residency period in the invitation of L1.

It is required to register online for the symposium program (free of charge), please check the web-site.
Registration for the workshops beforehand is needed at

Partner and Supporter organizations:
Austrian Cultural Forum, CEU CAC, Croatian Embassy Budapest, Czech Center Budapest, Embassy of Denmark in Budapest, Estonian Institute in Hungary, French Institute in Budapest, Goethe Institute Budapest, Israeli Embassy in Budapest, Israeli Cultural Institution in Budapest, Japan Foundation in Budapest, Polish Institute Budapest, Royal Norwegian Embassy in Budapest, Slovak Institute in Budapest.

Source: L1danceFest 2016

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