International contemporary circus festival New Circus Weekend'16 presents a Circus education programme
Circus education programme is two weeks of creative laboratories and seminars for circus, dance, clownery and physical theatre professionals. Contamporary circus practicians from France, Spain and Germany will be sharing their experience and knowlage. All the seminars will be held in English. The number of participants is limited and registration is required.
On the routes of Culture Night the Arts Printing House and the New Circus Weekend festival invite you to acknowlege the art of contemporary circus. The Circus Night programme contains a lot – from Lithuanian and foreign artists‘ performances to juggling lessons and acrobatic yoga.
Baltic Nordic Circus Network will organise a workshop for circus producers and artists involved in production work of their company. The workshop is targeted for young professionals in circus producing (apprx. 2-4 years work experience) from the Baltic and the Nordic countries.
Contemporary Art Centre presents the Lithuanian premiere of a new solo piece by New York based artist Ieva Misevičiūtė. This is Contemporary Art Centre’s first production in the frame of Corpus international network. Its European premiere took place at Playground performance festival in Belgium in the autumn of 2015, and US premiere was shown at the legendary New York venue dedicated to a variety of disciplines and forms of art, The Kitchen. In the meantime, just a few weeks ago Vilnius audience had an opportunity to see one of Misevičiūtė’s earlier solo pieces, Lord of Beef, at the new Baltic Dance Festival’16.