FACETS 2017: The choreographic journey begins on 02 January, 2017 for 7 new and promising residents.
FACETS International Choreography Residency programme, organised by Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts, Bengaluru offers emerging choreographers an inter-disciplinary approach to develop new work and/or further develop their existing work. The participants will undergo a five-week long intense training while being mentored by adept and internationally acclaimed experts including choreographers, light designers, composers, theatre directors and digital artists. The residency will work as a collective with common technique/ skill sharing sessions, feedback forums, with production rehearsals to meet each choreographer's individual needs.
During the Residency the choreographers will create/ develop original dance pieces be premiered at the Attakkalari India Biennial 2017 (03 to 12 February, 2017) that follows FACETS 2017. Some selected works from the residency might be considered for further development and/or for performances in other Indian cities.