European Regional Development Fund
Different nationalities live together in the border region for decades, creating a common - but differing in details - cultural heritage. The overall objective of our program is revitalizing the folk music and folk dance traditions with the cooperation of two relevant professional representatives: creating new cultural products both for the public and professionals. Serving the purpose we are planning to implement the further activities: Workshops will be organized in Velká Ida and Nyíregyháza for deepening the cooperation, and establishing the common activities: presenting artistic styles represented by Ensembles to each other: learning and teaching new steps, dances, choreographs aiming to form a unique CBC Ensemble. Enriching the professional program the Partners research the relevant border region collecting music and dances. The collected – and other selected lesser-known - elements will be recorded, and refined between studio circumstances with the participation of professional artists, and presented in a study with full description. „For All the Folks”: 2 elements are planned for reaching the wider public Road Shows: 5 cross-border events will be organized in the chosen cities of the border area involving relevant local cultural organizations. A full night Gala Show is for representing the result of cooperation performed by the CBC Ensemble, furthermore shooting a 50 minutes concert film and broadcasting both side of the border. Aiming to facilitate the online learning of folk dances to everybody interested an Educational Purposive Interactive Collection – database and software engine - will be developed. For professionals the ""Traditions today and tomorrow"" folk art conference aims to present good practices and know-how to vitalize cultural traditions with the participation of professional organizations from both sides of the border.
Igrice Néptánc Együttes Közhasznú Egyesület
4400 Nyíregyháza, Rókabokor 11.
Folklórnyi súbor Ilosvai
4455 Velká Ida Velká Ida 431.