Ten day art festival at the OCT Contemporary Art Terminal
The Beijing based Caochangdi Workstation and Living Dance Studio is conducting a 10 day art festival at the invitation of the OCT Contemporary Art Terminal. More art savvy audiences are trying to engage more Shenzheners to watch contemporary dance and theater performances.
With the theme Memory/Body audiences will be able to enjoy free live performances in dance and theater, plus attend seminars and lectures. To encourage participation from residents, 30 locals were invited and chosen to perform in a play directed by a young artist. This is the third year that the OCAT sponsored a contemporary dance and theater performances, featuring performance arts, installation and documentaries.
The OCAT have been working with the CCD for two years, trying a mix of art and reality and merging the two different forms of expressions giving rise to a new form of art. During this year’s festival domestic art troupes will be performing works of young choreographers.
To know the schedule of performances visit their website www.ocat.com.cn