Third edition of the Festival 'Trieste for Dance 2005', scheduled for Thursday 26 and Friday 27 May at 8.45 p.m. at the Crystal Theater of Trieste.

Thursday 26 will be on stage the Companies Tocnadanza from Venezia and Versiliadanza from Florence, and Friday 27 Choreographic Laboratory from Gradisca d'Isonzo and Arteffettodanza fromTrieste. The Festival which is proposed as a showcase of contemporary professional dance companies is promoted by Arteffetto in collaboration with the Training Center for Dance 'City of Trieste'; the art direction is by Corrado Canulli. The Festival is realized with the contribution of the Friuli Venezia Giulia Region and the Municipality of Trieste - Department of Culture and Sport, and with the patronage of the Province of Trieste.

The International Festival 'Trieste per la danza 2005' is divided into two theme nights: the first, Thursday, 26 May, 2005 about "Le coreografe: l'assolo al femminile" and the second, Friday 27, about "La scena regionale: cosa si muove "

Thursday, 26 May, 2005 the Company Tocnadanza from Venice will propose the choreography "Stanze" by Elisabetta Rosso on music by Alexander Balanescu, Johann Sebastian Bach and the Plastyc Man. There is to follow Versiliadanza of Florence with "Sovrana passione" by and with Angela Torriani Evangelisti on texts by Roland Barthes and William Shakespeare and music by Antonio Caldara, and Radiohead. The Company Tocnadanza will close the evening with "Satna" by and with Michela Barasciutti on compositions by Ludwig van Beethoven, Sezen Aksu, and Glen Velez.


Friday, 27 May, 2006 two companies from Friuli Venezia Giulia will be on scene. The award-winning Choreographic Laboratory from Gradisca d'Isonzo will present "Limbico party, side A, B e C" conceived and choreographed by Cynthia Gangi: twentythree dancers will dance on stage with tracks by Christophe Zurfluh, Isaac Hayes and Genesis. It will conclude the evening and the Festival of Trieste Arteffettodanza with "Q – la vertigine della fantasia" loosely based on"Don Quixote" by Cervantes, redesigned by Corrado Canulli for the choreography on music by Luca Ciut and Davide Del Degan for video creation ; on stage Canulli Conrad and Silvia Califano, with Layla Palamin Emanuela Russo and Claudia Ziliotto.

Each evening will be introduced by the "Welcome!" danced by students of the Vocational Training Centre for Dance "City of Trieste".

The association Arteffetto, promoter of the International Festival 'Trieste per le danza 2005', was created as part of the Arteffettodanza activities, company founded in Trieste in 1990. The company is also open to other types of art to stimulate the attention not only to dance but also to the show in all its variations, with an emphasis on dance-theater and prose. ArteffettoDanza presents performances, exhibitions and video throughout Italy Switzerland and Slovenia in collaboration with avant-garde organizations. A very rich book of his collaborations in prestigious events. Among the activities sponsored by Arteffetto is also the Vocational Training Centre for Dance 'City of Trieste' which operates since 1999 to train young performers ready to tread the boards.


Trieste per la danza 2005