Monday, April 2, 2012
Announce: Quantum Foam 4th. International Contemporary Dance Festival
From 25 April to 2 May, the State Center for the Arts Ensenada (CEARTE) under the Cultural Institute of Baja California (ICBC) will hold the 2012 edition of "quantum foam. 4th. International Contemporary Dance Festival ", formerly called" Danza also Ensenada. "
At a press conference headed by the Representative of ICBC in Ensenada, Vanessa Verdugo Gonzalez CEARTE Coordinator, Natalia Badán Extension Officer and Artistic CEARTE, Kelda Garcia Rivera, reported that the festival in its 4th. edition will feature dancers and choreographers from Canada, Mexico, Argentina and Colombia.
"Quantum Foam. 4th. International Contemporary Dance Festival "will feature a week of activity with eight shows - two of them free-, two photo exhibitions, a Club Film Series, a series of screenings and an independent documentary.
Dangon Badán noted that local and regional artistic presence has an important place in the festival, which is reflected in the participation of local photographers and Jesus Lopez Ines Gorosave Aramburo, whose exhibition "Quantum Foam" and "kinetic Souls" will accompany the Contemporary Dance Workshop CEARTE at the inaugural festival.
From Thursday 26 Mexican and foreign companies will begin their tour of the stage Experimental CEARTE Forum Company participating Lost & Found, Montreal / Canada; Contemporary Dance Underground, Tijuana, Baja California / Mexico, La Linea de Owls, Mexicali, Baja California / Mexico, Yucatan / Mexico Tumaka't Dance Company, the group Rubberbandance, Quebec / Canada and Air Focus Productions of the Federal District / Mexico.
Admission to each of the shows will be 100 pesos, with tickets from 50 pesos for students, seniors and teachers, plus the option of a subscription to all shows with cost, priced at $ 400.00.
Unlike previous festivals, 4th. edition will offer a free show at the close of the festival on Wednesday May 2, plus projections Cycle Dance "Bodies radiant. The dance of the twentieth century, "which opened this March as a preparatory to the festival in the development of audiences for dance.
CEARTE Coordinator, Natalia Badán Dangon, stressed that the festival since renamed as above was obsolete. Quantum Foam emerged as a poetic name representing Ensenada through the sea, the scientific community that resides here, body movement of the dance and that is exemplified through the dynamism of the sea.