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The 50th Anniversary Billingham International
Folklore Festival of World Dance, 8th August - 16th August 2014





INTRODUCING 50th ANNIVERSAY BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL LINE UP 2014

Billingham Festival is celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2014. We are extremply proud to bring to youthe line-up of outstanding dance companies from across the globe and the UK, some of which are our audience favorites,returning to our festival to celebrate the Golden Anniversary with us, presenting a variety of Dance Styles, from traditional to contemporary dance companies inspired by World Traditional Cultures, there this something for everyone to enjoy …

We are also delighted to bring to you performances by outstanding UK professional companies, whose appearances at our festival are funded by Arts Council, including, ZENDEH, the cross art form theatre company, Element Dance Company and ATMA Dance

Please click on the links for more information and a slide show for each company or watch the video preview of each dance company

NOTE: Festival Programme and Line Up are subject to change without notice


BALLET FOLKLORICO

TUPA MARKA –

CHILE

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TE HIVA NUI -

COOK ISLANDS

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National Ensemble

Georgian Folklore –

GEORGIA

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Sbandieratori “LEONE RAMPANTE” di Cori

ITALY

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Ballet Folklorico

Recreacion –

MEXICO

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Embrujo Danzonero

Danzon es Mexico –

MEXICO

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Famagusta Folk Dance

Association –

Northern part of CYPRUS

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Song and Dance Ensemble

SIVERKO –

RUSSIA

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JUNG YOOYEONG

KIM HYEKYUNG

DANCE COMPANY, –

SOUTH KOREA

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Satit Silpakorn

Folk Dance Company –

Thailand

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Grupo de Danzas

Cuidad de Dos Hermanas –

Spain

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ZENDEH

Cross Art Form Theatre Company –

UK

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Billingham International Folklore Festival from ZENDEH on Vimeo.


ATMA Dance

UK

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Element Arts Company

UK/BRAZIL

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Scoil Rince Cuallan

IRELAND

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Fosbrooks

Performers of traditional

Dance, Music and Song

UK

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TO BE CONTINUED...

Relive the memories of Billingham Festival 2013


BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2013 PHOTO MEMORIES


INTRODUCING BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL LINE UP 2013

Billingham Festival 2013 is proud to present to you the line-up of outstanding dance companies from across the globe and the UK, presenting a variety of Dance Styles, from traditional to contemporary dance companies inspired by World Traditional Cultures, including Royal Chinese, Latin American, Basque and Kathak Dance, Chinese Martial Arts, Precision Clogging and Hip Hop, there this something for everyone to enjoy …

We are also delighted to bring to you performances by outstanding UK professional companies, whose appearances at our festival are funded by Arts Council, including, ZENDEH, the cross art form theatre company, Sonia Sabri Dance Company and "The Lock In" Dance Show, direct from Glastonbury Festival.

Please click on the links for more information and a slide show for each company or watch the video preview of each dance company

NOTE: Festival Programme and Line Up are subject to change without notice


VOLYA

Dance Company –

UKRAINE / CANADA

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ZENDEH

Cross Art Form Theatre Company –

UK

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Bailey

Mountain Cloggers –

USA

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Dance Village

Arts Company –

TAIWAN

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Decanos de la Universidad de Guadalajara

Dance Company –

MEXICO

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FRACTURE THEATRE

BILLINGHA

UK

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MANBEFOR

Dance Company –

PAPUA / INDONESIA

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Newton Aycliffe

Pipes and Drums

UK

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OINKARI

Dance Company –

BASQUE / SPAIN

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PERU MULTICOLOR

Dance Company –

PERU

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SONIA SABRI

Dance Company –

UK

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TANGO

History of Passion

Alma de Tango –

UK

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TANGO DE SOLEDAD

3D Installation

by Billy Cowie –

UK

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THE LOCK IN

Dance Show –

UK

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VLADO TASEVSKI

Folklore Ensemble –

MACEDONIA

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Relive the memories of Billingham Festival 2012


BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2012 PHOTO MEMORIES


BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL LINE UP 2012

Ara Macao

Dance Company –

COLOMBIA

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Ballet Nimba–

GUINEA / UK

www.balletnimba.org.uk


Bandung

Business School

of Management

Dance Company –

INDONESIA

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Corryvrechan

Scottish Dance

Display Team–

SCOTLAND / UK

www.corryvrechan.org.uk


The Dream

Dance Company –

Russia

www.dreamomsk.ru



Fosbrooks

Performers of traditional

Dance, Music and Song

UK

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Hawaiian

Pacific Magic–

CANADA/PACIFIC ISLANDS

www.hawaiianpacificmagic.ca


Iskele Municipality

Folk Dance Group–

NORTH CYPRUS

www.iskelefolkdance.org


Keira Dance–

UK

www.keiradance.com


Keneish Dance–

UK

www.keneishdance.com

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Kirqui-Wayra

Dance Company–

Chile

www.kirquiwayra.com


Traditii

Student

Dance Ensemble–

ROMANIA

www.dansromanesc.ro


Viard Nouvelle

Dance Association–

GUADELOUPE

www.viardnouvelle.com


Bishop Auckland and District

Pipes and Drums

UK

www.baadpad.co.uk


Newton Aycliffe

Pipes and Drums

UK

www.newtonaycliffepipesanddrums.co.uk


BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL ARCHIVES


BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2011 VIDEO MEMORIES





NOW AVAILABLE!!!
ORDER YOUR FESTIVAL 2011 DVDs at www.billinghamfestival.co.uk/store


FESTIVAL LINE UP 2011
click on the flag to see a presentation card or watch the video preview of each group

NOTE: Festival Programme and Line Up are subject to change without notice and dependant on funding availability.


BELARUS–

Dance Ensemble "RADOST"


COSTA RICA -

Grupo "TIQUICIA"


GEORGIA -

National Ensemble "GEORGIAN FOLKLORE"


HUNGARY -

ALBA REGIA Dance Association


PANAMA -

Academia de Proyecciones Folkloricas Jose A. Corella R.


PORTUGAL –

Lavradeiras Arcozelo - Santa Maria Adelaide


SERBIA -

Folklore Ensemble "HAJDUK STANKO"


SOUTH KOREA -

Lee Eun Joo Dance Company


KEIRA MARTIN & UK DANCERS-

Premier of Commissioned Choreography by Keira Marin at the festival Opening and Closing Ceremonies, combining traditional and contemporary styles, performed by professional UK dancers and all the international dancers.


UK / ARGENTINA -

Alma de Tango Quartet with Argentinean Tango Dancers Jenny Frances & Ricardo Oria


UK / SOUTH AMERICA -

CALICHE South American Music Group


UK-

MISHAPED PEARLS World Music Group


UK-

Richmond Town Pipes & Drums


UK-

Wilf Alexander Caribbean Steel Band



NOW AVAILABLE!!!
ORDER YOUR FESTIVAL 2010 DVDs at www.billinghamfestival.co.uk/store


FESTIVAL ARCHIVES



BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2010

BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2010 VIDEO MEMORIES






INTRODUCING FESTIVAL PARTICIPANTS 2010

TO SEE THE VIDEO PREVIEW 2010 PLEASE GO TO THE BOTTOM OF THE LIST

ARMENIA –

Ensemble “Nairi”, Yerevan


CHINESE TAIPEI (TAIWAN) -

Fang Shiang Dance Theatre, Pan Chiao City


CROATIA –

KUD “Frankopan – Remete”, Zagreb


CZECH REPUBLIC -

Vycpalek’s Ensemble, Prague


ISRAEL -

“Adar-Kramim”, Rishon-le-Zion


MEXICO -

Ballet Folklorico “Recreacion”, Coyoacan


RUSSIA -

Ensemble “Russian Cossacks, Tanok”, Krasnodar


TOGO -

Folklore Group “ATOPANI”, West Africa


WALES -

“Dawnswyr Tipyn o Bopeth”, Carmarthen


BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2010 VIDEO PREVIEW


Please click on the link below to book your FESTIVAL TICKETS ONLINE using either your Credit/Debit Card with Paypal Secure Payment or Selecting your tickets and printing your Booking Form to be send to our Festival Office if you prefer to pay by cheque
www.billinghamfestival.co.uk/store













BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2009 VIDEO & PHOTO PREVIEW

To view the Billingham Festival 2009 Photo Scrapbook please click on the Festival Poster below.












BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2008




To view the Billingham Festival 2008 Scrapbook please click on the Festival Poster below

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Festival 2008 Preview



BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2008 Preview Part 1




BILLINGHAM FESTIVAL 2008 Preview Part 2




To view the Billingham Festival 2007 Scrapbook please click on the Festival Poster below

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