Main festival in the countries of the former USSR (outside of Moscow)
1 – 10 October 2016 / Yerevan, Armenia
Application deadline – March 31st , 2016
We are pleased to inform, that the HIGH FEST International Performing Arts Festival welcomes performing arts companies and artists to present their productions in all genres of performing arts including theatre (drama, comedy, mime, movement, circus, street performances, puppet/marionette, fingers theatre, visual), dance (modern, folk, classic etc.), music (opera, classical, musical, contemporary, jazz, folk etc) and other forms of performing arts.
Here are ourProgrammes, which will be held in the framework of the Festival:
*Main program *Fringe Program
*International Programme of Puppet and Children Performances;
*ARMS FEST - Armenian International Student and Youth Programme;
Note !!!If your work is out of the format of the festival or the deadline has already passed we can offer you to participate at the Fringe Program which means you take care all of your expenses. The Organizing Committee provides marketing and publicity costs, as well as free access to all performances and connected events.
If you are interested in participating at the HIGH FEST 2015, please read carefully the information below and send the application form and the info pack till March 31st 2015to the following address:
HIGH FEST International Performing Arts Festival
Yerevan State Institute of Theatre and Cinema
Application form (in English)
1.Full name of the theatre / company’s history (up to 500 words);
2.Choose the festival program you are applying to:
• Main Programme;
• Fringe Programme;
• Puppet and Children Performances;
• Student/Youth Performances (ARMS FEST);
3. City / Country; 4. Performance title, short description (up to 500 words); 5. Genre, number of acts; 6. Director, actors;
7. List of previous festivals theatre participated at; 8. Number and names of arriving people (actors and others);
Function within the group
9. Duration of the play;
10. Weight of decorations, dimensions, need in transport; 11. Technical conditions necessary for the show: stage size, time required for stage set up and break down, light equipment and etc.;
12. Preferable Dates to perform at the festival; 13. Information (address, fax, telephone, Email). Contact person. For selection process we need information pack, photos (good resolution / quality if digital)and full length video, DVD, VCD.
A first selection will be established and the selected companies will be asked to send more information and confirm their availability.