A Resource for Performing Artists, Scholars and Audiences.
Time: July 1, 2011 at 7pm to July 3, 2011 at 9pm
Location: London, United Kingdom
Street: Copenhagen Place
Website or Map: http://www.protoPLAY.net
Event Country: uk
Organized By: Orion Maxted
Latest Activity: Jun 28, 2011
BURST DIVERSE UNIVERSE 1-3 JULY 2011
International Live Art Festival
Saturday 2nd July, 7pm, at Copenhagen Place
86 Copenhagen Place, Poplar, London E14 7DE
Sunday 3rd July, 7pm, at Stoke Newington International Airport
1-15 Leswin Place, Stoke Newington, London N16 7NJ
You are warmly invited to BURST Diverse Universe. Saturdays program of individual performances including, Emma Bennett, Non Grata, AABier, Leah Lovett, Lennie Lee – and on Sunday the artists will present a new collective performance. The festival also includes a performance by Bill Aitchison and Sian Robinson-Daves, Not Balloon and more in conversation.
BURST Diverse Universe is an artist-led project programming public performances alongside a facilitated program of open conversations between artists from the UK and – volcanoes permitting – artists from mainland Europe and USA. The project brings together artists representing a wide range of trends in contemporary performance from the conceptual to trash to create shared alternative space for creative discourse, leading to collaboration - whilst bringing the audience along with thought-provoking performance work.
BURST Diverse Universe forms the final leg of Diverse Universe festival a series of European events taking place in Paris, Berlin, Cologne, Piotrków Trybunalski, Riga, Pärnu, Tallinn, Helsinki, Tampere, Pori, Stavanger, Stockholm, Oslo, Bergen and London during May to early July 2011 – together forming one of the biggest performance and live art festivals in Europe. Diverse Universe is an example of trans-European collaboration connecting together the resources of national organisers to activate cultural cross-fertilisation at an International level.
Entry £3/day (Donation)
Copenhagen Place www.copenhagenplace.com
Tube: Mile End; DLR: Westferry; Bus: 277, D6, D7 (stop: 'Pixley Street').
Stoke Newington International Airport www.stkinternational.co.uk
Overground rail: Rectory Road; Bus: 149,76, 67, 243, 393, 73, 476.
Curated by Orion Maxted