Vintage Dance Exchange-2018 - The Third All-Ukrainian Festival of Historical Dance
The only one in Ukraine, the festival of historical dance, has been taking place for the third year in a row, gathering guests interested in this topic from Ukraine and other countries. At the festival everyone will be able to learn dances of past epochs, get acquainted with like-minded people from other cities, spend great time at balls and parties, and dip into the atmosphere of the romantic past - from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance to the Victorian era and the Ragtime and Jazz era.
Master classes are conducted by experienced teachers from Kyiv, Odessa, Kharkiv and the Dnieper. The main "star" among the teachers is Susan de Guardilo, dance historian and lecturer in ancient world dance (New Haven, Connecticut, USA).
The program awaits guests
Master classes on dances of different eras:
The middle and end of the nineteenth century
The beginning of the twentieth century (reggae and jazz)
Waltz party in honor of the opening of the festival (April 18, free entrance)
Costume Party "At the Crossroads of the Epochs" (April 19)
Rugby Party and Jazz Affaires (April 22)
Ball Masquerade at the Chocolate House (April 20)
Outing ball in the country estate Kachanivka, Chernihiv region (April 21)
Master classes on the creation of historical ballroom hairstyles.
During the afterpath there will be live music performed by the Anatra ensemble.
All the balls and parties will be accompanied by professional photographers.
All interested are given addresses of tailoring workshops, rental studios, as well as consultations on the selection of costumes, the creation of hair and makeup.
Places of the festival: master classes will be held in the premises of the Art Dance dance school, parties at the Admirall Hall, Attic Space, and Pub "Sunduk", the balls will be at the Kachanivka estate and the Chocolate House.
The cost of tickets - from 500 to 2000 UAH.
This year's innovation: Newbie track - a special selection of introductory master classes for those who have never danced, all parties and masquerade balls at "Chocolate House" (600 UAH).
Special offer for students - a ticket worth 250 hryvnas, includes all master classes Newbie track, all parties and masquerade balls at "Chocolate House".
WARNING! If you are already able to dance, but do not have the opportunity to attend master classes, you can buy individual tickets for balls and parties.
Full price information.