Visa2Dance Festival 2010

WELCOME TO THE 4th VISA 2 DANCE FESTIVAL OF DAR ES SALAAM !

TANZANIA'S INTERNATIONAL PLATFORM FOR CONTEMPORARY DANCE
 
Participating countries for 2010:
Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, USA, Netherlands, France, Italy, Sweden, Germany and Denmark

DAR ES SALAAM Public performances: 
Diamond Jubilee Hall, Upanga
 
Dates:
Thursday 7 October, Friday 8 0ctober and Saturday 9 October 2010
-Doors open at 7pm. Show starts at 7.30pm
(see attachment for evening programmes)

Tickets:
At the entrance or in advance from the Alliance francaise and Makutano house.
Price: 10,000 tzs; students and persons under 26 years 3,000 tzs
Festival pass for all three evenings: 25,000 tzs
 
Visa 2 Dance bar lounge:
The bar lounge – a meeting place for the public and artists.
Opens 7-11pm every evening.
 
Website:
All information is posted on our website.
 
ZANZIBAR Public performances:

1st event:
Venue: Mtoni Palace Ruins
Friday 15 October 2010 at 6pm
 
2nd event:
Venue: Sogea Satom Zone at Zanzibar airport
Tuesday 19 October 2010 at 6pm
Alliance francaise and Visa 2 Dance present Company Beau Geste from France. Contemporary dance performance with an excavator!

VISA 2 DANCE EXTRAS
 
Public Dance workshops
Age: 16 years and above
Saturday 9 October 2010
2 classes: 10-12am and 2-4pm
Venue: Russian Cultural Centre, large room.
Price per class: 15,000 tzs (payment at the door)
 
Visual Art exhibition
Group exhibition by Tanzanian artists at the Diamond Jubilee during the three days of performances.

VISA 2 DANCE sponsors are fundamental to the success of the festival:
Alliance Fran├žaise, British Council, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, European Commission, Goethe Institut, Regionteater Vast, Russian Tanzanian Cultural Centre, Southern sun – Dar es salaam The official accommodation of Visa 2 Dance, Swedish Institut, Swedish Arts Council, Vipaji Foundation.
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