26 October 2020     Festivals 

The International ONLINE Dance Festival "ART Life"  gave an opportunity for participation of 450 performers from 11 countries. On the 18th and 19th of October, with the help of the global Internet network, St. Petersburg has once again become the center of international choreographic events.

The beauty of dance art was presented by performers from Russia, Belarus, Iran, USA, Belgium, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Malaysia, Indonesia, Kazakhstan and the United Kingdom.

Participants that were awarded by the international jury and the audience vote:

  • Grand-Prix winner - is Sven.K.Dance meets James Pett from Great Britain from London
  • Free participation in the festival organized by BALTIC PEARL (or 125 Euro) is awarded to Exemplary children's dance ensemble "Surprise" from Russia, St. Petersburg
  • For purity and exactitude of acting – is awarded to "Medvedev children's art school named after K. Smirnov ". Russia
  • For aspiration and insistence in dancing – is awarded to Ballet school of Olga Kyndlová, Czech Republic, Prague
  • For originality and brightness of choreography – is awarded to Ekaterina Leontyeva, Russia, Ulyanovsk
  • For brilliant preparation of dance performance – is awarded to Sanggar Kesenian Aceh (SAKA) UGM - Indonesia, Jakarta
  • For artistry and brilliant style of performance – is awarded to Tunes Tari Minden, Malaysia, Penang
  • For fidelity to classical heritage – is awarded to Odessa city Children's Dance School Solo Yaroslava Shevchenko
  • The prize for high performing skills in the amount or 65 Euro gets Ballet school "Florin" Solo Natalie Ruskova
  • Winner in online voting "Best dance group" on Instagram - Sanggar Kesenian Aceh (SAKA) UGM, Indonesia, Jakarta

The director of "ART Life" - Mr. Artur Nikiforov announced that preparations are underway for more than 7 offline festivals, which will take place in the winter, spring and summer of 2021.

Follow the latest music and dance festivals, which daily fill the wide range of upcoming events on the EAFF website.