Spring Forward 2017 in Aarhus
November 08 2016
We are delighted that Spring Forward festival will take place on 28-30 April 2017 in Aarhus, Denmark, hosted by our partner Bora Bora. Spring Forward 2017 full programme will be announced in the coming weeks so pencil in the dates in your 2017 diary and watch this space.
Bora Bora - Dance and Visual Theater is a venue and production house for dance that presents, produces and co-produces national and international performances, organises festivals, conducts artistic experiments and initiates residencies and workshops. Through exchanges with partners in different networks across Europe, Bora Bora presents the newest and freshest in visual performing art. Bora Bora is involved in the international networks Aerowaves, Keðja and IETM, among others.
The City of Aarhus is Denmark's second-largest city with 330.000 inhabitants and the European Capital of Culture in 2017. In recent years the city has focused on developing an exciting range its cultural and architectural offer and has been listed in Lonely Planet's top ten of best European destinations to visit!
The whole region around Aarhus is involved in the European Capital of Culture project, from large scale events to local community projects. Besides the Spring Forward Festival Bora Bora will also present Hofesh Shechter's performance Barbarians" for the venue's 5th anniversary, a dance festival for babies called "Dance Baby Dance" and the village community project "Dance Your Neighbour".