XVI Festival of Choreographic Miniatures - Belgrade

We would like to invite you to apply for the XVI International Festival of Choreographic Miniatures, a competition for choreographers, which will be held 10th – 12th May, 2012 at the National Theater, Belgrade, in organization of Association of Ballet Artists of Serbia.

The mission of the Festival of the Choreographic Miniatures is to promote dance in a wide range of styles and to introduce to the wider audience and professionals current and up coming trends.


- originality and innovation in choreography
- invention in usage of space, music and other stage elements
- balanced esthetics and style
- high level of interpretation and performing

Competition requirements:

- premiere performance of choreography at the festival
- maximum duration of choreography is 10 minutes


An international jury of five members will award the three best choreographic miniatures with the following

1st prize: Hypo Alpe – Adria - Bank Award in the amount of 3000 €

2nd prize: Hypo Alpe – Adria - Bank Award in the amount of 2000 €

3rd prize: Hypo Alpe – Adria - Bank Award in the amount of 1000 €

On the festival will also be assigned:

“Critics Award” (based on the three members - dance critics jury decision)
“Plaque Aleksandar Izrailovski” (awarded for the distinguished production segment)
“Audience Award”
“Encouragement Award” (for the best Serbian choreographer at the Festival)


Application deadline: 5. April, 2012. Application has to arrive at the Festival head office not later than
deadline date.

Registration for the Festival consists of:

- The completed application form (downloaded from www.fkmbelgrade.com)

- A DVD recording of the choreography or part of the choreography if the work is in progress

Applications and DVD recordings should be addressed to:
UBUS (Festival koreografskih minijatura )
Narodno pozorište, Francuska 3, 11000 Beograd, Srbija

Completed application should be sent also by E-mail: fkm.ubus@gmail.com Receipt of applications will be
acknowledged by E-mail. Please notice that DVD-s cannot be returned to the applicants.

About the admission to the competition will be decided by the Artistic Council of the Festival after reviewing
video clips. The chosen applicants for the Festival will be informed by April, 10th 2012. Selection for the
competition finals will be held front of jury and audience in the National Theatre on May, 11th 2012. The final
evening and award ceremony will be held on May, 12th 2012.

Selected choreographers must confirm their acceptance by April, 15th 2012.

The Festival will provide hostel accommodation (room and breakfast) for all invited competitors.

Travel and health insurance expenses are not covered by the Festival.

We hope that we will meet at the XVI Festival of the Choreographic Miniatures.

Kind regards,

Festival Director
Sonja Lapatanov

Publisert: 11.01.12 09:33



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