The city of Kalamata is welcoming the 22nd International Dance Festival from 15th -26th of July, 2016.
For the last 22 years the city organize one of the most challenging festivals in south east Mediterranean. The International Dance Festival follows its initial framework which is expressed in artistic performances of outstanding quality, introducing influential figures of dancing into the Greek and international audience, support talented Greek choreographers and new companies in their experimental explorations.
The Kalamata International Dance Festival is the living platform of cultural, educational and social activity that contributes to a culturally diverse, inspire new choreographers and empower local society.
The audience is privileged to watch the new approaches of the international contemporary dancing trends, to participate in creative workshops / seminars and enable their knowledge by attending the parallel events include publications and video dance productions.
Kalamata invites and generously offering emotions, enjoyment, pleasure and experiences to its visitors and to the local society.
Emotions by watching the newest visions in contemporary dance scene
Pleasure by creating the festival feeling
Enjoyment by exploring the most beautiful and authentic places in Kalamata and its province
Experiences by encouraging young artists through installations, workshops, seminars and dance film screenings.