School of Modern Choreography DRUGIE TANCI (Other Dances)
is a professional educational institution and information center, mission there of is popularization of contemporary dance in Ukraine.
Both classic choreography and all main techniques of contemporary dance and improvasition existing today are taught at the School, as well as gymnastics, acrobatics, fundamentals of eastern and national single combats, plastic and respiratory techniques actual for dancers, and vocal skills…
Today over 180 children from 4 to 18 years old study at School.
15 teachers are permanently employed.
- January - the 1st prize in nomination “Modern Choreography” at the International Children’s Festival “Hopes of Europe” (Sochi, Russia)
- October - Special Prize at the International Festival of modern chorepgraphy “Dance of the 21st century” (Kiev, Ukraine)
- vocational training in the Centre of modern dance “CREPS” (Montpellier,France)
- June - participation in the II-nd International Choreîgraphy Fair in
- August - participation in the International Educational Project Sommertanzwochen 2000” (Vienna, Austria)
- October - organization of a joint project of Institut Francais d’Ukraine, School DRUGIE TANCI and company “Alambic” (France) in Dnepropetrovsk
- June - foundation of a Youth Theatre DRUGIE TANCI
- November - represented Ukraine at the International Festival of Dance Theatres (Lublin, Poland)
- November - organization and successful carrying out of the First International Festival “Free Dance”- together with Association Francaise d’Action Artistique and Embassy of France in Ukraine
- April - represented Ukraine at the 1st European Festival of improvisation performances in Budapest
- June - to the 6th anniversary of School -educational project of Improvisation Laboratory under the leadership of Michaela Pine (Austria) -
a joint project with Embassy of Austria in Ukraine
- November - organization of the 2nd International Festival of Contemporary Dance and Performance “Free Dance”.
- Juin - presentation of the performance-Dialogue with Absolute Truth-" 'Even at Nigth the Sun shines" in the Opera of Dnepropetrovsk
- October - DRUGIE TANCI perform in the Residence of Embassador of France in Ukraine.