European Art Commissioners 2019

Two European cities, two artistic venues, two communities work together to commission an art work. The partners involved this year are Tanec Praha, in Prague (CZ), and Festival Divadelná Nitra, in Nitra (SK).

Working with teens and the artist Marie Gourdain.

The steps of this process:

June 2019: Teens from Nitra came to Prague for festival Tanec Praha

September 2019: Teens from Prague travelled to Nitra for festival Divadelná Nitra

November: Skype call Prague-Nitra, meeting and workshop with Marie Gourdain. European Spectators Day 2019 dedicated to the topic of Freedom.

March – September 2020 – intense creative residencies (5 weeks)
16th – 21st March – 1st creative residency Nitra
22th – 27th June – Slovak teens come to Prague – festival TANEC PRAHA
10th-15th August – PONEC theatre
8th – 13th September – PONEC theatre
20th – 26th September – Divadelná Nitra
26th September2020 – Slovak premiere
October – December – feedback and reflection of the creation
2021 – Czech premiere – festival Czech dance platform and TANEC PRAHA