A dance writer Inta Balode and photographer Krista Brige from “Dance.lv Journal” travelled to the ICE HOT Nordic Dance Platform that took place from December 12 till 15 in Reykjavík, Iceland. One of the topics of special focus for visual and textual reportages from the platform was ACCESSIBILITY. One of the meanings of “accessibility” as […]
When spending winter holidays planning your first or next summer trip to Riga or any other city it is important to think about the possibility to get a fresh look, to change a perspective a little bit. Here is a video that can be a great help with this. Enjoy!
Starring: Jegor Gordejev a.k.a. bboy Ego, Inna […]
Lifelong Dance Practice: Project 45+. Notes and opinions on some repeating topics
It was my pleasure to spend some days in June 2018 together with the group of people of a great dance project “Lifelong Dance Practice: Project 45+”. This time the group consisted of participants from UK, Norway, Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia: Fiona […]
On March 26, 2018, from 15:00 till 18.00 in the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia (Marijas iela 13/3, Berga Baz?rs) the first event of the series “Dance is thinking” will be organized by Latvian Dance Information Centre. The series of events will include different lectures, demonstrations, seminars, insights into the creative processes and […]
The latest information about the festival “Time to Dance” (“Laiks dejot”) is available on the festival website
In 2018 for the festival will include also Latvian Dance platform.
By Olga Dolina
Sometimes it happens to experience written in the stars-like situations. When you wake up one rainy November morning and realize that hustle and bustle of Latvian culture festivals is long gone, and you want something more than just an everyday routine. I woke up having a clear wish to dive into the energy […]
Between November 22nd and 25th in Riga an international conference dedicated to dance named “Is Dance One?”, organized by Dance Info Latvia (LDIC) took place. The conference gathered a dance sphere theorists and practitioners from Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Estonia, Belorussia and Norway. The purpose of the conference was to promote collaboration and understanding between the […]
From November 5 till 12, 2017 interdisciplinary international project Heart Beats Light was presented at the Dance Festival Barents in Hammerfest, Norway. Dance representatives form Latvia, Inta Balode, Vilnis Birins, Ramona Galkina, Ilze Zirina and Olga Zitluhina, together with dancers of Stellaris DansTeater Ekaterina Nikitina, Eivind Linn, Tonje Aas Molnes from Norway participated […]
Axis Syllabus intensive workshop with Frey Faust will take place from October 27 till 29 in the beautiful surroundings of the Asvejos National Park 7o km from Vilnius. The registration for the workshop is already open and early birds pay less! If they are early enough not to miss the moment until there are no more […]
This text is inspired by a conversation with the participants of Baltic Nordic collaboration project “45+” gathering dancers over age of 45 who are still active in the field. My thoughts and impressions about the project are in two texts written after meetings in Riga during Time to Dance festival and Hammerfest during DanseFestival Barents: […]