November 25th, 11 am CET on Zoom

The press conference is to present:#CLASHInternationalFestival – The Hybrid in Dance Models, between Classic and Contemporary | From 8 to 13 December 2020

Link to the Zoom Platform: (Eventually, if required, enter also as follows: Meeting ID: 912 8362 3933 – Passcode: clash!20)

The program of the Festival will be introduced by the representatives of the CLASH! project partners: Balletto di Roma (IT) – 420PEOPLE (CZ) – Companhia de Dança de Almada (PT), Derida Dance Center/Art Link Foundation (BG), Balletto di Roma (IT), Sapienza University of Rome (IT), Polish Dance Theatre (PL).Conference Moderator: Carmelo Antonio Zapparrata – Journalist / Dance criticThe press conference will be conducted in English.


CLASH! International Festival will be held from the 8th to the 13th of December 2020. Starting at 6 pm CET (Bruxelles time), six events entirely dedicated to dance are going to be broadcasted on the official website: every day. Screendance performances and talks will animate a unique online program created and produced by the six European partners involved in the project Clash! When Classic and Contemporary Dance Collide and New Forms Emerge – co-funded by Creative Europe Programme of the European Union (Grant Agreement No 2018-2032/001-001).

Supporting Institutions:

Balletto di Roma – Sapienza University of Rome (Italy): CAE – Culture Action Europe, Centro Ceco di Roma, Cinedans of Amsterdam, Creative Europe Desk Italia

420PEOPLE (Czech Republic): Capital City of Prague, Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic, City District of Prague 7 – Art District 7. Other partners: Czech Centers, Creative Europe Office Prague, GoOut, Cirk La Putyka

Companhia de Dança de Almada (Portugal): Ministério da Cultura / DGArtes and Câmara Municipal de Almada. Other partners: Antena 1, Canal 180

Derida Dance Centre / Art Link Foundation (Bulgaria): Sofia Municipality, Program “Culture” and National Culture Fund

Polski Teatr Tańca (Poland): Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland, Marshal of the Wielkopolska Region Marek Woźniak, Mayor of Poznań, Association of the Polish Stage Artists, bodytalk,, Taniec POLSKA, TVP Kultura