22 - 26 June 2019
  Costa Brava      Spain

Childrens's Competitive nature Dances Choirs / Songs Orchestras

Director:  Natalia Kazlova

The Festival will be held on the territory of Spain, on the famous and one of the most visited coast of the country – Costa Brava. The international Festival ‘Under the Spanish sky’ is a festival of various art genres: dance, music, theatre, visual arts, photography, magic tricks, circus art, martial arts, etc. The festival is open to groups and soloists from art schools, academies, studios, children's and youth centres, children, teenagers and adults without age limit. The purpose of this Festival is to come together and to get to know different cultures and types of creativity. 
 
All collectives that participate in the Festival ‘Under the spanish sky’ have the opportunity to take part in the following Festival competition ‘Pop Foundation’ (from June 28th - July 2nd, without Festival fee)
Total stay of the 2 Festivals: June 22th - July 2nd

Purpose and Primary Goals of Festival: 

  • Revival, preservation and development of national cultures.
  • Acquaintance with the best creative associations, establishment of contacts between collectives,
  • Exchange of a creative experience
  • Support and development of young creativity.

Festival Participants:

  • Choreographic Art (Groups, collectives, ensembles, show-entertainers, soloists, etc.)
- Classical Dance
- Ballroom Dance
- Modern Dance (Jazz, Modern, Neoclassical, etc.)
- National Dance (Folk Dance)
- Pop Dance
- Social Dances (Swing, Argentine tango, Zoug, Kizomba, Bachata, Salsa, Samba, Merengue, Reggaeton, Hustle, etc.)
- Mixed styles of Dance
  • Instrumental Music (Ensembles, Orchestras, Quartettes, Trios, Duettes and individual performers)
- Modern Music
- Pop Music
- National Music
- Classical Music
- Ethnical Music, etc.
  • Vocal (Choirs, Ensembles of different styles of execution, Quartettes, Trios, Duettes and Soloists)
- Modern
- National
- Academic
- Church choirs
- Pop
- Jazz
- Rock
- Rap, etc.
  • Photography / Video, Design
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Theater Fashion
  • Art of creative word
  • Theatrical Art
  • Musicals and musical theatre productions
  • Mixed Music and Dance groups
  • Other types of Art
  • Children, adult creative groups and individual performers with no age limit can take part in the Festival.

Age Categories:

  • 4 till 8 years
  • 9 till 13 years
  • 14 till 19 years
  • 20 years and over

Conditions for participation: 

Every group and participant must prepare 2 acts (max 8 minutes together).
Participants should send necessary background music of the performance to our email and must provide high quality background music for the performances on a CD or memory stick.
Each number should be recorded on a separate carrier with a written performance name, group name or performers name.
The Organising Committee reserves the right to use and distribute audios, recordings, prints and other sorts of production produced during the competition period.
The group leaders bear full responsibility for the members of the group during the festival and free time.

Program: 

DAY 1 – Participants’ arrival, organisational meeting with Organising Committee of Festival and group leaders.
DAY 2 – Welcome day of the participants where they get to know each other. Exchange of experience, Master-classes.
DAY 3  – Festival day, performance of the participants according to the program established by the organising committee. Festival March to the venue.
DAY 4 – Gala Concert (Demonstration of the best performances, delivery of diplomas and awards).
DAY 5 – Departure of participants (checkout before 10am).
* The program can be changed.
* All excursions on request and for an additional payment.

Participation fee:

* Period 1: 22-th - 26-th June 2018
  • 180 Euro per person - accommodation in triple room for 4 nights on base Fullboard (additional night - 40 Euro per person)
  • 195 Euro per person - accommodation in double room for 4 nights on base Fullboard (additional night - 45 Euro per person)
  • 250 Euro per person - accommodation in single room for 4 nights on base Fullboard (additional night - 55 Euro per person)
* Period 2: 22-th - 02-nd July 2018
  •  420 Euro per person - accommodation in triple room for 10 nights on base Fullboard (additional night - 42 Euro per person)
  •  465 Euro per person - accommodation in double room for 10 nights on base Fullboard (additional night - 47 Euro per person)
  •  520 Euro per person - accommodation in single room for 10 nights on base Fullboard (additional night - 55 Euro per person)
Groups of 25 persons: One group leader free of charge!
Additional payment for participants: 
◦ Solists: 50 Euro
◦ Duets, small groups (3-5 people): 20 Euro per person
◦ Participation in additional category – 10 Euro per person

Participation fee includes:

  • 5 (11) days / 4 (10) nights in a 3*** hotel in triple or quadruple - rooms. The hotel is located 60 km. from Barcelona Airport and 35 km from Girona Airport. It is located in the city centre;
  • 3 Fullboard (Buffet);
  • Prizes and gifts;
  • International Diplomas;
  • Diplomas and gifts from the city;
  • An official invitation;
  • Groups of 25 persons: One group leader free of charge!
  • Opportunity to visit the best places in Costa Brava (a big spectrum of excursions is offered for an additional payment);
  • Participation in welcoming evening where participants get to know each other and present their group;
  • Master classes possibility, additional holidays before or after the festival.

Participation fee doesn't include:

  • Visa
  • Medical insurance
  • Transport charges
  • Transfer Barcelona / Girona Airport – hotel – Barcelona / Girona Airport. If you wish, we can arrange a transfer for an additional payment. Participants arriving separately should pay separately.
Attention:
The price doesn't include tourist tax!
The tourist tax has to be paid to the hotel at the checkin.
The price is 0,50 Euro per person per night. This is only for people who are 17 years old and older.
 
For an additional payment, excursions can be organised:
- 4 hours rest on a sailing catamaran ‘Sensation’, includes food and drinks + swimming in a wild bay;
- Excursion to Barcelona + musical fountains;
- Excursion to the Montserrat monastery;
- Knights tournament at the 18-th century medieval castle (with dinner or just drinks);
- Show Flamenco ‘Noche Espanyola’;
- Theme park “Port Aventura”;
- Excursion to Girona and famous Dali Museum.
 
* For a participation in the festival it is necessary to submit an Application form best 2 months before Festival start.
 
Any group willing to participate must submit an Application form.
Approved groups pay in advance a 10% guarantee fee, which is to be deducted at the final payment.

Application Form     until 12 April 2019



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