39th World Congress on Dance Research

  • Dear friends and colleagues,
    We are glad to invite you to the World Congress on Dance Research, to be held 15-19 April 2015 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
    The Congress is organized by the Saint-Petersburg Section of CID–UNESCO.
    Theme of the Congress is:
    «Dance Culture - pedagogy, psychology, creativity, art therapy»
    The program includes: scientific papers, lectures, workshops, video presentations, exhibitions, performances.
    We welcome specialists in cultural studies, art historians, psychologists, sociologists, anthropologists, philosophers, theologists, medics, choreographers, dance teachers, dance therapists, dance film directors and professionals representing all forms of dance from all over the world.
    President of CID Prof. Dr. Alkis Raftis will attend.
    The World Congress on Dance Research is a best opportunity for professionals and choreography amateurs to show their high level and share their research and methodology in dance.
    It is a great chance for dancers from around the world to join the CID family.
    All Congress material presented will be published.
    Special cultural program for Congress participants includes visiting the Mariinsky theatre, the Hermitage Museum, dance therapy centers and exemplary dance studios of Saint-Petersburg.
    Send application to:   spbunesco@gmail.com
    Contact for participants and mass media:
    Vice-President of Saint-Petersburg Section CID:
    Ms. Aelita Kondratova +7(921)936-9828    aelita.kondratova@gmail.com
    PR-manager:  Ms. Dinara Meirbekova +7(911)952-2728 spbunesco@gmail.com
    Looking forward to seeing you in St. Petersburg!

    -  The International Dance Council CID is the official organization for all forms of dance in all countries of the world.
    -  CID is recognized by UNESCO, national and local governments.
    -  Its members are the most prominent federations, associations, schools, companies and individuals in more than 160 countries.
    -  The Global Dance Directory is the official directory of the dance industry - it contains over 300,000 addresses in 200 countries.
    -  CID was founded in 1973 within the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, where it is based.
    -  UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
    International Dance Council  CID  Conseil International de la Danse
    UNESCO, 1 rue Miollis, FR-75732 Paris 15, France
    Tel. +33 1 4568 4953     Mob. +33 6 2801 0811


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    We provide visa support and assistance in booking hotels: spbunesco@gmail.com

    Best regards,
    Org. Committee