“HIGH FEST” International Performing Arts Festival is being launched
Development of the cultural life is of big importance to “Renaissance” cultural and intellectual foundation, which is why this year also it stands next to “HIGH FEST” international performing arts festival. Supporting dramatic, musical, dance, puppet, visual, circus, children’s as well as open-air performances, “HIGH FEST” and “Renaissance” have adopted the mission of making decisive contributions to cultural policy.
This year, “HIGH FEST” International Performing Arts Festival will take place from September 28th to October 5th. 16th “HIGH FEST” has the “HIGH FEST is your PASS to the theatre world” slogan.
This year, “HIGH FEST” will host more than 250 participants and guests including famous art historians, art managers, presidents of international festivals from 22 countries including Spain, Germany, USA, Sweden, Switzerland, Egypt, Hungary, Japan, Poland, Israel, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine, Iran, Georgia, Belgium and other countries.
More than 40 performances will be shown on 13 stages in Yerevan.
“HIGH FEST” international performing arts festival was first held in 2003. Since 2006, “HIGH FEST” is the main theatrical festival in the former USSR territory (except for Moscow).
“We are very grateful to our supporters, especially the RA Ministry of Culture, which understands our every step throughout these years was to develop the Armenian theater. And, of course, our new friend and colleague, the “Renaissance” foundation, which is the co-organizer of the festival this year.”, says festival president Artur Ghukasyan.