International festival for dance art – Kranevo 05.06 – 09.06.2024

International festival for dance art - Kranevo 05.06 - 09.06.2024

At the International Festival for Dance Art an appearance will be made by multiple dance teams and clubs ranging from professionals to amateurs and hobbyists from around the world. We welcome anyone at any age with an interest to join.

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Location

The village of Kranevo is located on the coast of Black Sea in the middle of a beautiful valley surrounded by hills. The climate is mild and pleasant- with a breezy summer, mild winter, and an early rainy spring. The village is just 17km away from the city of Balchik, 45km away from the regional city of Dobrich, and 37km away from the Varna airport.

AquaLife resort provides excellent lodging options for both training and rehearsals. The dance halls are fully equipped with everything that dancers might need. The hotel is situated close to the beach, which offers a great opportunity to take a relaxing walk along the shore. The festival provides a chance for socialization and networking with people from Bulgaria and all around the world.

International festival for dance art - Kranevo 2024

Organisers

Organisers are: Sports Complex “AQUALIFE” and Maya Bardarova – director of folklore dance formation “Zhatvari”- Dobrich.

Lecturers

The lecturers at the International festival for dance art Kranevo 2024 are some of the most popular names of the Bulgarian folkloristics and folklore dances.

Mission

The festival/seminar is being organised for multiple reasons, but the main reason is to preserve. Carrying out a festival of this size will be the foundation of establishing connections through dance between Bulgaria and the other guest countries. It helps sharing the cultural heritage of the nations through enrichment of their creative abilities. Maintaining the authentical in folklore and last, but not least- providing opportunities for continuation and perseverance of the traditions.

For More Information and Inquiries:

For any additional questions and inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us at the following phone number: +359 895 092 400 – Maya Bardarova. Our team is available to answer all your questions and assist you with the registration process.

Download the Registration Form:

Are you ready to join our festival?

Please download our registration form by clicking the button below. After filling in the necessary information, please send it back to our email address: festivalkranevo@gmail.com

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Agenda of the festival

From June 5th to June 8th, AquaLife Main stage will host a series of concerts where participants from different countries will showcase traditional dances from their origin. Additionally, there will be a seminar conducted by Bulgarian speakers to educate foreign ensembles and choreographers about the beauty and artistry of Bulgarian folklore and dance. This seminar will include presentations on the unique traditions of various folklore regions in Bulgaria.

The various ensembles will have the chance to exchange information and knowledge about their culture, traditions, music, and folk dances from their respective countries of origin.

A detailed agenda will be sent out to all the organizers and choreographers who are participating in the seminar.

Exemplary program

05.06- Accommodation, Welcome Party at the Beach Bar, Fire show, Light show, Light drinks, DJ program

06.06- Opening of the festival, NFE “Bulgare”

07.06- 20:30-22:30 Performance by the participating groups; 23:00 Recreation party at beach restaurant First Line

08.06- Closing of the festival, Performance by participants, Guest Ensemble.

Come join us in preserving the history of your nations, because without the past, there is no future!

With this letter, we formally invite you to be our guests at a one-of-a-kind Dance Festival.

PREFERENTIAL PRICE FOR ACOMMODATION

  • Accommodation in DBL or/and TRPL rooms – 60 EUR/prs a day
  • Accommodation in SNGL rooms – 90 EUR/prs a day

The price include:

  • Accommodation;
  • Three times buffet;
  • Free umbrella on our own beach;
  • Program of the Festival;
  • Using of the halls during the period of the Festival.

Additional Services:

Transfers:

Group transfers – over 9 prs:

  • Varna Airport – Hotel AqauLife – Varna Airport – 20 EUR/prs
  • Burgas Airport – Hotel AquaLife – Burgas Airport – 40 EUR/prs

Excursions

Depend of excursions – 20-30 EUR/prs

Varna City Tour, Balchik – Botanical Garden and Romanian Queen Villa, Pirate Party, Jeep Safari, Cape Kaliakra, Aqua Park – Albena;

… and many more!

TERMS AND PAYMENT

  1. The first advance payment, which is 10% of the total amount of the request, must be paid within 15 days of its confirmation.
  2. The second advance payment, which is 20% of the total amount of the request, must be paid by April 30th, 2024.
  3. The final payment of the request must be paid on or before the day of arrival.
  4. Any additional services such as transfers, excursions, etc. must be paid no later than one day before departure.

FOR THE PERIOD 21.06- 15.09.2024 г.

*** Reduction of the amount of people within 90 days before the arrival WILL NOT BE SANCTIONED;
*** Reduction of the amount of people with more than 20 %, in a period of 21 to 90 before the arrival of the group, the penalty will be 50% of the price of the cancelled part;
*** Reduction of the amount of people with more than 10 % in a period of 7 to 21 days before the arrival of the group, the penalty will be 70% of the price of the cancelled price;
*** Reduction of the amount of people in a period of less than 7 days before the arrival, the penalty will be 100% of the cancelled part.

FOR THE PERIOD 16.09- 20.06
*** Reduction of the amount of people within 30 days before the arrival WILL NOT BE SANCTIONED;
*** Reduction of the amount of people with more than 20 %, in a period of 14 to 30 before the arrival of the group, the penalty will be 50% of the price of the cancelled part;
*** Reduction of the amount of people with more than 10 % in a period of 3 to 14 days before the arrival of the group, the penalty will be 70% of the price of the cancelled price;
*** Reduction of the amount of people in a period of less than 3 days before the arrival, the penalty will be 100% of the cancelled part;

The groups are not subjects to the sanctions described in detail above, in case of cancellation or change in the number of people, as a result of extraordinary force majeure circumstances, namely; inability to travel due to a decision/ decree of one of the two countries, which prevents arrival of the group or a part of it; inability of arrival of minimum 50% of the group due to infection with COVID- 19 or quarantine of the group for the same reason.

The advance payments, which follows to be returned to the SENDING PARTY, in correspondence with the conditions described above, will be reimbursed by the RECEIVING PARTY no later than 31.12.2024

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For More Information and Inquiries:

For any additional questions and inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us at the following phone number: +359 895 092 400 – Maya Bardarova. Our team is available to answer all your questions and assist you with the registration process.

Download the Registration Form:

Are you ready to join our festival? Please download our registration form by clicking the button below. After filling in the necessary information, please send it back to our email address: festivalkranevo@gmail.com

Download Form