eBent - International Performance Festival (Festival Encontre Internacional de Fets Performàtics)
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|Country and Region||Spain — Catalonia|
|Type of Festival||Drama|
|Location of Festival||Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain|
|Festival Contact Information|
eBent, Festival Internacional de Performance
It has been 10 years since the start of the second biggest performance festival in Spain. Now in its 9th edition, eBent will take place from the 17th to the 21th of November and there will be happenings in several venues in Barcelona and Sabadell.
This year’s topic is the “presence” and the aim of the festival offering an open exhibition is to bring live art closer to the public. The opening will be leaded by Christopher Hewitt in the Fine Arts Faculty at the Universitat de Barcelona with the purpose of bringing this practice closer to the university’s art work.
Other venues were there will be Live Art performances will be the Palau de la Virreina in Las Ramblas or the Arts Fabric L’Estruch de Sabadell. There will be artists such as Paco Nogales, Despina Olbrich-Marianou, Nina Boas or the Valencian Company Los Torrenzos.
|Festival Dates||November 2012|
Featured participant 2010:
- Christopher Hewitt — The british performer and curator will be openning the festival at the Barcelona University giving a conference about “performance and humour” and after that he will be performing the piece “Art jukebox”. For additional information visit the festival web site at