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The 16th Busan International Performing Arts Festival, 2019
NAME The 16th Busan International Performing Arts Festival
Duration May 17 (Fri) - 26 (Sun), 2018 <10days>
Venues Busan Cinema Center Haneulyeon Theater & Rehearsal room,KNN Theater, Centum City Station, Suyeong-gu CommunityCultural Center
Participation 8 Invitational performances (5 Overseas works, 3 Domestic work),4 Congratulatory performances (2 Overseas works, 2 Domesticwork), 12 Contest works (6 Overseas works, 6 Domestic works)
Participating
Countries
UK, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Switzerland, Mexico, Italy,Japan, Korea <10 Countries>
Host Busan Metropolitan City
Supervision Busan International Performing Arts Festival Organizing Committee
Support Ministry or Culture, Sports and Tourism, Arts Council Korea,2021-02-27KNN Foundation, SHINSEGAE Department Store
Festival Construction
Opening & Closing Ceremony
Opening & Closing Performance, Opening Reception, Celebrated performances
Main Program
- Invitational Performance : Perform invitational performance at domestic and overseas
- BIPAF KIDS : The children's play for children's audiences
- Celebrating Performance
- Celebrating Performance : Opening & Closing Celebrating Performance
- Dynamic Street : Street Performance Contest Program
Invitation
Performance
<Freres de sang> Company Dos a deux (France·Brazil) / Opening Performance
<The Wedding> The Gecko Theatre (UK) / Closing Performance
<Aux Pieds de la Lettre> ompany Dos a deux (France·Brazil)
<The Little Prince> Theatre Alice (Korea)
<My Dear Father> Theatre Bomul (Korea)
<Clowns' Houses> Merlin Puppet Theatre (Germany)
BIPAF
KIDS
<Marionette Concert> Theater Bomul (Koreal)
<When All Was Green> The Key Theater (Israel)
Celebrating
Performance
<Mosquito> Circus Art Company Movil (Korea)
<Acrobatics? No, It's a Comedy> The White Asparagus (Japan)
<THE DANCE ENTERTAINMENT> Chojin-beats (Japan)
<Gyeongsangdo Bubble> Team Clown (Korea)
Dynamic
Street
<Juggler MIZON>, <The Happening Show My Dream>,<Herman & Henriette>,<The Painting>,<F.I.E.S.T.A>, <Frame>,<Triad>,<Balloon Circus>,<Juggling, Acrobatics, Fire Show>,<Harmony>,<Accordianette>,<Business man>
Public Participating Program
- 10 Minute Open Plays : Public Participating Contest (General Public / University Students Majoring Performing Arts)
- Artist Talk : Communication between artists and audiences
- Berrier-free performance : A performance with subtitles for the hearing-impaired audiences and voice commentaries for the visually handicapped audiences. <My Dear Father> Theatre Bomul (Korea)
- Fringe : Free street performances held in various parts of the street, including parade, statue mime, art balloon
- Art Experience ZONE : BIPAF's unique cultural and art experience space with what to watch, what to enjoy & food to eat