Theatre Titanic (DE)
Whalley Range All Stars - Matt Belfield
Mimbre (UK) - Steve Eggleton
Titled Productions (UK)

 Spotlight on UK Street Arts:

Internationales Straßentheater Festival Holzminden

2 – 4 June 2017 

 

XTRAX is teaming with Festival Holzminden to cast a light on UK street arts.

 

Internationales Straßentheater Festival Holzminden is one of Germany’s leading street arts festivals with a strong reputation across Europe for presenting the very latest outdoor work. XTRAX have been invited by the festival organisers to host a very special professionals programme with a view to giving a small taste of UK outdoor arts. Four high-profile UK companies have been programmed by the festival and we will be hosting a special spotlight event: 5 UK companies will also pitch their projects to festival delegates, alongside brand new projects from German artists. We will also be hosting networking events designed to fuel relationship-building between UK artists and European promoters.

UK shows and companies performing are;

  • Captive – Motionhouse
  • I would If I Could - Mimbre
  • Belonging(s) – Tilted Productions
  • Ye Gods – Whalley Range All Stars

 

UK projects being pitched are;

  • All at Sea & Vessel – Acrojou
  • Witness This – Company Chameleon
  • Ear Trumpet – Gobbledegook Theatre
  • BLOCK – NoFit State Circus and Motionhouse
  • VR Playground – Thrill Laboratory

 

Festival highlights include;

  • 14 artists/companies (selected from 144 applications)
  • 1 premiere and 2 german premieres
  • 50 performances over 3 days
  • 3 large-scale outdoor productions
  • Artists from Belgium, France, UK, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, German – including  Theater Titanick (DE) & Teatro So (DE & PT)
  • A family friendly programme

The full festival programme can be found here!

For more information about the Internationales Straßentheater Festival Holzminden

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