Birmingham International Dance Festival

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Country and Region United KingdomEngland
Type of Festival Dance
Location of Festival Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK
Festival Contact Information

Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre Trust Limited
Hurst Street
Birmingham, B5 4TB
West Midlands, England UK
Phone: +44 0870 730 1234
Fax: +44 0870 730 5030
Online email only

Festival Description

The Birmingham International Dance Festival celebrated its inaugural event in the spring of 2008 with a month-long program that showcased a variety dance genres including the Kirov Ballet and Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan. The renowned Akram Khan’s collaboration with National Ballet of China, in Bahok was also featured.

Festival Dates April - May 2012
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Practical Info:

  • Various venues across Birmingham showcasing a huge range of dance styles at venues across the city and the West Midlands region, IDFB 2010 is the region’s biggest dance festival. It will animate the city with a world-class programme of outstanding dance performances from around the globe, large-scale events for mass public participation, workshops, commissions and debates.


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