August in Dance 2013 - Marseille
From 24/08/2013 to 31/08/2013
The August in Dance festival comes to close the summer programming of Marseille Provence 2013 on a high note, with eight days of performances and dozens of Mediterranean artists ! Many choreographers will be present to realize dance shows in Marseille, European Capital of Culture !
On this occasion, the Friche Belle de Mai will host an important part of the Dance in August festival programming, opening the door to the project "Miniatures" (Thumbnails) of the Officina.
Other essential parts of the city will be invested, such as the Merlan with the dancer and choreographer Virgilio Sieni and the "Klap, Maison pour la Danse" with the Turkish choreographer Ayse Orhon or the Tunisian choreographer Radhouane El Meddeb.
Finally, the "Bancs Publics" will welcome the creation Live & Dance & Die of Foofwa d’Imobilité, the Old Port will be occupied by Taoufiq Izeddiou for the 100 meters of dance, and the National Ballet of Marseille will present the creation "Elégie" of Olivier Dubois and the FAMA project of Christophe Haleb... Enough to enjoy the last moments of the summer with lightness !
To take full advantage of the many dance performances during the August in Dance festival, do not hesitate to discover our 3 and 4 stars hotels in Marseille, ideally located near the city center and public transport.
Practical Information :
The festival takes place in various venues in Marseille: the Friche Belle de Mai, the Klap, the Bancs Publics, the Old Port, the National Ballet of Marseille.