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The 14th Busan Internation Performing Arts Festival, 2017
NAME The 14th Busan Internation Performing Arts Festival, 2017
Duration May 19 (Fri) - 28 (Sun),2017 <10days>
Venues Haneulyeon Theater of The Busan Cinema Center / SohyangTheater / KNN Theater / Gwanganri / Busan Art Center
Concept Entertainment Ocean Festival
The number of expected spectators 5 performances from home and abroad / 2 Performances for FringeStage / 11 Korean Performances for competition / 2 Performancesfor Gilnori Performance
Mexico, Greece, Japan, USA, Colombia, Korea (6 Countries)
Host Busan Metropolitan City
Organizer Busan International Performing Arts Festival Organizing Committee
Support Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Arts Council Korea, KNNFoundation
Festival Construction
Opening & Closing Ceremony
Opening & Closing Performance, Opening Reception, Celebrated performances
Main Program
- Invitation Performance
- Residency Performance
- Berrier-free performances
- Dynamic Street
- Celebrated Performance (An open-air performance, The grand prize-awarded in the 35th Busan Performing Arts Festival)
<Family on the Road> Korea / Theatre Troupe Georipae
<The Tree of Oedepus> Greece / IDEA
<The Diary of a Young Girl Anne Fank> Korea / Original Street Art Community
<Mente en blanco> Mexico / BRAVISIMO
<Karakuri Nude> / Japan / Sapporo Ham Project
<Winter of April> United StatesㆍColombiaㆍKorea / Tabula RaSa
<The Diary of a Young Girl Anne Fank> Korea / Original Street Art Community
Metamorphosis / WATER WAR PART-1 / Bless You - NOLYNG 2017 / Gravity-Freeman / Rainbow Show / CroquikyBrothers / STREET ART BATTLE / Bird / Vaga & Bond / In the water woman / THE WORLD BEST KOREACOMEDY
<I'm not Charles Chaplin> Korea / BAEWOOCHANGO
Public Participating Program
- 10 Minute Open Plays : Public Participating Contest (General Public / University Students Majoring Performing Arts)
- Artist Talk : An atmosphere of communication between casts and audiences
- BIPAF ZONE : Outdoor stage located in Gwangalli Beach(BIPAF FINALE, Statue Performance, Gilnori Performance
- Workshop : Acting Training Class