As the World Tipped by Wired Aerial Theatre at the Hi Seoul Festival, South Korea (C) Sun Dog, 2015
X-site, a Spotlight on UK Street Arts, tête-à-tête, Rastatt, Germany, 2016
XTRAX at the Performing Arts Market in Seoul (PAMS); South Korea, 2015
Straw Dog by Wired Aerial Theatre at Le Festival Aurillac 2015 (C) XTRAX
XTRAX / GDIF International Marketplace at GDIF 2015 (C) XTRAX
XTRAX at Llotja, FiraTàrrega, Catalonia, 2015
A Spotlight on UK Street Arts at Internationale Kulturbörse Freiburg, Germany, 2016
XTRAX Shorts at the XTRAX / Out There Festival International Showcase 2016 (C) Anna Bechtloff



Seoul Street Arts Festival, Korea, 2017

5th – 10th October 


Building on the presence of a number of UK shows presented as part of the Festival programme, XTRAX and the Seoul Street Arts Festival will work in partnership to produce a UK spotlight event, to promote UK Street Arts in South Korea, and broker relationships between UK and Korean outdoor promoters and artists. This project will include opportunities for outdoor promoters, event organisers and other industry professionals to see a selection of high-quality UK shows and to find out more about the UK Street Arts scene, all in the context of the next edition of the Festival (October 5th – 8th 2017).

As part of the official UK/Korea 2017-18 programme, the following UK companies will bring high-quality street performances for free to every corner of Seoul:

Smashed by Gandini Juggling - Festival listing
7th October – 14:00 / 17:00 – Seoul Plaza
8th October -14:00 / 16:30 – Seoul Plaza

Ear Trumpet by Gobbledegook Theatre - Festival listing
5th October – 16:00 / Oil Tank Culture Park (T3)
6th October – 13:00 / 16:00 / Oil Tank Culture Park (T3)
7th October – 13:00 / 16:00 / Oil Tank Culture Park (T3)

Lance Moi En L’air by Joli Vyann and L’Eolienne - Festival listing
6th October – 13:00 / 16:00 / Seoul Plaza
7th October – 13:00 / 16:00 / Seoul Plaza
8th October – 13:30 / 16:00 / Seoul Plaza

Key networking events and workshops where you can find out more about British outdoor arts

Network Party, hosted by the British Council
Venue: The Seoul Shinmun

Date and time: Friday 6th October – 21:00-23:00
A relaxed and casual party in which artists and street arts professionals enjoy networking in an informal setting. This year, as part of the UK/Korea 2017-18 Creative Futures celebrations, the British Council hosts a welcome reception on 6th which will give you a chance to meet XTRAX as well as the UK companies performing during the festival.

Keyword Date
Venue: Seoul Plaza Festival Lounge
Friday 6th October – 10:00~12:00 & Saturday 7th October – 10:00-12:00
Under the theme of ‘Street Arts’, XTRAX will be taking part in a roundtable discussion, meeting professionals and sharing sector knowledge.

UK/Korea Street Arts Forum 2017-18
Venue: Oil Tank Culture Park
Date and time: Tuesday 10th October – 15:00-17:30 
In celebration of the UK/Korea 2017-18 Creative Futures, hosted by Korea Street Arts Association and supported by the British Council, the XTRAX team will give an overview of the work of XTRAX, the Outdoor Arts sector in the UK and practical information about touring in the UK and Europe. Korean artists will also offer an overview of touring in their work overseas.

UK KR lockups COLOUR

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