The Forest - Interactive contemporary dance performance for children
We invite families with children 5-10 years old, as well as adults who feel like a child in their soul, to the premiere of the dance performance "The Forest".
Under the rhythms of sopilka and beatboxing, with the help of contemporary art and technology, we will go on a journey through the Forest with the heroes of Lesya Ukrainka book "Forest Song" - colorful animation, new feelings / knowledge, fun and many other interesting surprises are waiting for you.
The event will be held in compliance with Covid health & safety protocols.
Only 50 spectators are allowed to the performance - this is an almost private, exclusive show.
The contemporary dance project “Forest” is created to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Ukrainian poet Lesya Ukrainka, it is a collaboration between the Ukrainian Association of South Africa, the international choreographer Kateryna Aloshyna (Ukraine/South Africa) and receives the support of the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of South Africa.
The project aims:
to provide a cultural connection between Ukraine and South Africa, to bring generations together and develop young people irrespective of nationality, cultural identity, ability, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or religion;
to increase the interest of children of different ages for modern art;
to inspire parents and educational institutions in using alternative methods of child development, thus increasing the emotional and cognitive functions of children in different age groups.
About The Host: Ukrainian Association of South Africa (UAZA) is a collaborative association in South Africa which strives to promote Ukraine, its culture, language and interests as of independent democratic country
Website Link: www.uaza.co.za