IGNITE! festival of contemporary dance, a biennial, has invited application for the next session of dance festival. The last date for submitting the application is 20th April 2014. The IGNITE! festival is conducted by The Gati Dance Forum at New Delhi with an aim to develop and encourage the contemporary dance in India. The one week long programme includes discussions, seminars, performances etc. on contemporary dance styles. The dance choreographers from within and outside India are invited to attend the festival to showcase their art forms. The third edition of the IGNITE! festival of contemporary dance is scheduled to be conducted on February 2015.
The Gati Dance Forum which started functioning in 2007, is an organization that promotes contemporary dance in India. It provides opportunities for upcoming artists to know and experience the dance form in depth. The forum supports the innovations and various experimentation on existing dance forms of India. They provide enough resources for the growth of dancers.
For Details: http://www.gatidance.com/
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