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YAGP 2018 - Paris - Paulina Teran, Senior Finalist. © Emma Kauldhar

Festivals & Competitions


AUSTRIA


Vienna
ImPuls Dans
12 July - 12 August 2018
Programme will be published online from 6 June
www.impulstanz.com


BRAZIL


Joinville
Festival de Dança de Joinville
17 - 28 July 2018
www.festivaldedancadejoinville.com.br


BULGARIA


Varna 
Varna Ballet Competition

15 - 30 July 2018
www.varna-ibc.org


CHINA


Beijing
International Ballet and Choreography Competition
www.china-ibcc.org


CROATIA

Zagreb
International Ballet Competition Mia Corak Slavenska
3 - 5 July 2018
President of the Jury: Irek Mukhamedov
Junior Category - up to 18 years (2 classical variations)
Senior category - from 19 - 28 years (2 classical variations or pas de deus and 1 contemporary piece up to 4 minutes).
For more information and online application form please visit www.hdpbu.com


Zagreb 
Zagreb Dance Week Festival
5 - 12 June 2018
www.danceweekfestival.com


CUBA


Havana
International Ballet Festival
www.festivalballethavana.cult.cu


CZECH REPUBLIC


Brno and Prague
ProART Festival
www.proart-festival.cz


ENGLAND


Birmingham
International Dance Festival Birmingham
1 - 24 June 2018
www.bidf.co.uk


FINLAND


Helsinki 
Helsinki International Ballet Competition
www.ibchelsinki.fi


Kuopio
13 – 20 June 2018
49th KUOPIO DANCE FESTIVAL
Programme: Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal, Compagnie Marie Chouinard, Helena Franzén, Jorma Uotinen and Jari Hakkarainen, Carl Knif Company, Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance, Shanghai Empireast Culture Group.
Accommodation available at the Sokos Hotel Puijonsarvi.
www.kuopiodancefestival.fi


FRANCE


Marseille 
Festival de Marseille
15 June - 8 July 2018
www.festivaldemarseille.com

Paris
Les Étés de la Danse
Châtelet Théâtre Musical de Paris
25 - 30 June 2018
Hommage à Jerome Robbins
With New York City Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Miami City Ballet, Perm Opera Ballet Theatre and Pacific Northwest Ballet
Pacific Northwest Ballet
3 - 7 July 2018
Eight contemporary ballets
www.lesetesdeladanse.com


GERMANY


Stuttgart
Colours Dance Festival
27 June - 14 July 2019
www.coloursdancefestival.com


GREECE


Athens
Athens and Epidaurus Festival
www.greekfestival.gr


JAPAN


Tokyo & Osaka
World Ballet Festival
27 July - 18 August 2018
www.nbs.or.jp


MACEDONIA


Skopje
DansLab Competition for Young Choreographers
www.dancefestskopje.com.mk


NETHERLANDS


The Hague
Holland Dance Festival
www.hollanddancefestival.com


RUSSIA


Moscow/St Petersburg
Diana Vishneva's Context Festival
www.contextfest.com 

St Petersburg
Mariinsky Ballet
White Nights Festival
www.mariinsky.ru/en

St Petersburg
Dance Open Festival
www.danceopen.com


SCOTLAND



Aberdeen
Aberdeen International Youth Festival
27 July - 4 August 2018

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Fringe
3 - 27 August 2018 
www.edfringe.com

Edinburgh
Edinburgh International Festival
3 - 27 August 2018
www.eif.co.uk


SPAIN


Barcelona
Grec Barcelona Festival
www.lameva.barcelona.cat

Granada
Festival de Granada
Principals & Soloists of the Paris Opera
7 July 2018
wwwgranadafestival.org

Seville
Mes de Danza 
www.mesdedanza.es

Valencia
Dansa Valencia
10 - 15 April 2018
www.teatres.gva.es


SWITZERLAND


Bern
Tanzplattform Bern
International dance festival and competition for choreographers.
www.konzerttheaterbern.ch/tanz/tanzplattform-bern

Lausanne
Prix de Lausanne
www.prixdelausanne.org

Dance Festival Steps
12 April - 5 May 2018 
31 different locations
www.steps.ch


USA


Houston
Dance Salad
www.dancesalad.org

New York 
Youth America Grand Prix
Finals and Gala 2018
13 - 20 April 2018
www.yagp.org

New York
New York Choreographic Institute
www.nycballet.com

San Francisco
unbound
Festival of New Works
20 April - 6 May
12 world premieres by David Dawson, Alonzo King, Edward Liang, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, Cathy Marston, Trey McIntyre, Justin Peck, Arthur Pita, Dwight Rhoden, Myles Thatcher, Stanton Welch and Christopher Wheeldon.
www.sfballet.org/unbound