Presented by The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, The 1st SWEAT Hong Kong International Dance Festival, held virtually from June 17 to 25, is specially curated for the international dance community to meet, innovate, research, share and dance.
Join SWEAT to see the work-in-progress presentations from the cross-cultural residency across 4 cities; enter a virtual global stage of dance with screenings from numerous dance academies & selected commissioned dance films; and meet artists, scholars and other practitioners and learn from world-renowned dance artists at the World Dance Alliance (WDA) Global Summit.
Three Programmes with 3 Festival Passes:
ArtsCross Hong Kong 2022
17 June 2022 (Fri)
Encounter creative residents at ArtsCross Hong Kong 2022 for a global digital research project that investigates new possibilities between dance and technology with multicultural perspectives.
Digital International Festival for Dance Academies
18 – 21 June 2022 (Sat – Tue)
Celebrate the connection of 15 international dance academies at the first Digital International Festival for Dance Academies (IFDA) for a thrilling series of staged performances and original film screenings performed and created by the freshest dance talents in the world and student-led forum.
World Dance Alliance Global Summit
22 – 25 June 2022 (Wed – Sat)
Immerse in thought-provoking conversations and presentations of the World Dance Alliance Global Summit 2022 and navigate new pathways for arts, dance and wellness in the post-pandemic world and empower the dance artists of tomorrow in practice and research.
For details & tickets, please visit: https://sweat-festival.hkapa.edu/
Festival Partner: Hong Kong Dance Alliance (HKDA)
Supported by: Hong Kong Arts Development Council(HKADC)