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EN-KNAP’s anniversary week

26/03/2018

We are warmly inviting you to join us in our celebration of the 25th anniversary of EN-KNAP Productions as well as 10th anniversary of our contemporary dance ensemble EnKnapGroup. We will commemorate it with a rich programme between 9th and 13th April, presented at various venues throughout Ljubljana....

EN-KNAPs anniversary week

46 Hong Kong Arts Festival - next stop on the biggest world tour by EnKnapGroup

14/03/2018

The EnKnapGroup dancers and team are performing their hit Pursuit of happiness by Nature Theater of Oklahoma at the 46 Hong Kong Arts Festival. It is the longest and most successful tour in the 25-years long history of EN-KNAP Productions. After 3 night of performing the dancers are returning home to...

46 Hong Kong Arts Festival - next stop on the biggest world tour by EnKnapGroup

Upcoming and past performances by EnKnapGroup at home and abroad

06/11/2017

Upcoming performances by EnKnapGroup: 23 May 2018 Španski Borci Cultural Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia 1 June 2018 Athens & Epidaurus Festival, Athens, Greece 2 June 2018 Athens & Epidaurus Festival, Athens, Greece 3 June 2018 Athens & Epidaurus Festival, Athens, Greece 15...

Upcoming and past performances by EnKnapGroup at home and abroad

The reprise of EnKnapGroup’s double bill with Trisha Brown Dance Company and Josef Nadj, scheduled for Tuesday, 7 November at 8 pm in Španski Borci, is CANCELLED due to injury in the Company.

05/11/2017

The reprise of EnKnapGroups’s double bill scheduled for 7 November at 8 pm in Španski Borci is CANCELLED due to injury in the Company!

[EXTENDED DEADLINE] Public Call for Rehearsal Director for EnKnapGroup Dance Company

12/06/2017

EN-KNAP Productions, the Administrator of Španski Borci Culture Center, is seeking a Rehearsal Director for EnKnapGroup Dance Company.

EXTENDED DEADLINE Public Call for Rehearsal Director for EnKnapGroup Dance Company

Public Call for Španski Borci Programme Partners in 2017

15/09/2016

Governmental and Non-Governmental organisations, Institutes, Societies and individuals are invited to submit their programme proposals for Španski Borci for 2017 - from 1 January to 31 December 2017. Deadline for applications is 31 October 2017.

Public Call for Španski Borci Programme Partners in 2017

Invitation to EnKnapGroup performance Moving Stones

07/09/2016

You are kindly invited to see the performance Gib v kamnu/ Moving Stones by EnKnapGroup and ResExtensa, on Wednesday, 14 September at 8 pm, in Kosovelov Dom, Sežana. Free tickets can be reserved at the Kosovelov Dom Box Office: info@kosovelovdom.si or 05 731 20 10.

Invitation to EnKnapGroup performance Moving Stones

Hidden Dance Walk

07/09/2016

Dance is everywhere, you just need to discover it! On the walk around town we discover dance, dance knowledge and fun facts about dance at unusual locations – on bridges, in churches, music schools, sports halls, market places, and parks. To 30 participants of the walk, which takes place in the vicinity...

Hidden Dance Walk

The Karst heritage of the Adriatic through contemporary dance

16/07/2016

EnKnapGroup staged and filmed a series of motifs for the European project AdriaWealth.

The Karst heritage of the Adriatic through contemporary dance

06/07/2016

Aerowaves Twenty17 Call for Applications

09/06/2016

Each year the Aerowaves network selects 20 of the most promising emerging choreographers. Applications close at midnight on 12 September 2016.

Aerowaves Twenty17 Call for Applications

Audition for experienced dancers (f/m) to join EnKnapGroup Dance Company

07/06/2016

EN-KNAP Productions and EnKnapGroup Dance Company announce AUDITION / WORKSHOP (by invitation only) for experienced dancers (f/m). Deadline for applications: 1 July 2016.

Audition for experienced dancers fm to join EnKnapGroup Dance Company

Reprise of On The Edge for 13 May cancelled

13/05/2016

The reprise of EnKnapGroup’s double bill On The Edge, scheduled for 13 May at 8 pm in Španski Borci, is CANCELLED due to injury in the Company.

22-24 April - WATCH Europe’s best emerging choreographers at Spring Forward from your sofa!

19/04/2016

Spring Forward is Aerowaves’ annual contemporary dance festival, showcasing work by some of the best emerging choreographers in Europe. This year, the festival takes place in Pilsen, the Czech Republic 22-24 April, but YOU can watch all the action from the comfort of your own home via the Live Stream!

22-24 April - WATCH Europes best emerging choreographers at Spring Forward from your sofa

07/03/2016

Sand, Wind and Stars in APT Novo Mesto, in December in Španski Borci

20/11/2015

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry is more than just the grand pilot of The Little Prince. He is also the author of two extraordinary autobiographical novels. In an exceptional Slovenian translation by Edvard Kocbek, Night Flight (Vol de nuit, 1931) and Man and His World (Terre des hommes, 1939) were...

Sand Wind and Stars in APT Novo Mesto in December in Španski Borci

Trisha Brown Dance Company Masterclass

18/11/2015

The Master Class will begin with a warm up concentrating on clarity and freedom of movement, which is then applied to learning Brown’s movement vocabulary through phrases from TBDC repertory. Emphasis is placed on learning movement as the Company does, with attention to detail, spatial clarity, performance...

Trisha Brown Dance Company Masterclass

AUDITION for experienced dancers and actors

07/10/2015

EN-KNAP Productions and EnKnapGroup Dance Company announce AUDITION for experienced dancers and actors. Deadline for applications: 16/11.

AUDITION for experienced dancers and actors

Invitation to applications to 7th Plesna Nacionala and to submissions of project proposal for Coproduction Collaboration in 2016

22/09/2015

EN-KNAP Productions and Španski Borci invite authors in contemporary dance to apply to 7th PLESNA NACIONALA (deadline 7th October), and to submit project proposals for Coproduction Collaboration in 2016 (deadline 14 October).

Invitation to applications to 7th Plesna Nacionala and to submissions of project proposal for Coproduction Collaboration in 2016

EnKnapGroup opens 10th Front@ Contemporary Dance Festival

01/09/2015

On 2 September, Take a Chance on Dance by Iztok Kovač performed by EnKnapGroup will open 10th Front@ Contemporary Dance Festival in Murska Sobota. The performance will also be shown in Španski Borci, Ljubljana, on 12 September within Španski Borci Season Opening.

EnKnapGroup opens 10th Front Contemporary Dance Festival

Adrienn Hód and Guy NaderIMaria Campos working with EnKnapGroup

26/06/2015

Between 23 and 26 June, we host the Hungarian choreographer Adrienn Hód in Španski Borci, and between 26 and 28 August the Lebanese choreographer Guy Nader I Maria Campos. Both established authors of a younger generation will hold a masterclass, and in May 2016 premiere in Španski...

Adrienn Hd and Guy NaderIMaria Campos working with EnKnapGroup

Aerowaves is accepting applications for Aerowaves Twenty 2016

11/06/2015

Aerowaves is now accepting applications from early-career choreographers who wish to become one of the Aerowaves Twenty artists for 2016. Dance artists selected to the Aerowaves Twenty will have their work promoted for one year via the Aerowaves network and everyone who applies has a chance to have...

Aerowaves is accepting applications for Aerowaves Twenty 2016

Invitation for programme partners of Španski Borci Cultural Centre

03/06/2015

Governmental and non-governmental organisations, societies, institutes and individuals are invite to cooperate with Španski Borci in programme creation in the season 2015/16 and until 31 December 2016. Applications and proposals should be submitted no later than 19 June 2015. For more information...

Invitation for programme partners of Španski Borci Cultural Centre

Phobia in advance sale of Ljubljana Festival until 15 June

03/06/2015

Phobia, the coproduction of EN-KNAP Productions, Club Guy & Roni and Slagwerk Den Haag, which premiered on 21 May in Španski Borci, will be featured within the 63rd Ljubljana Festival on 7 September at 8 pm in Križanke open-air theatre.  The advance sale of tickets has been extended...

Phobia in advance sale of Ljubljana Festival until 15 June

Pavol Liška in Kelly Copper of Nature Theater of Oklahoma working with EnKnapGroup

27/05/2015

Between 26 May and 5 June, Pavol Liška in Kelly Copper, are artistic directors of OBIE-Award winning New York performance group Nature Theater of Oklahoma, hold a masterclass and collaborate with EnKnapGroup in Španski Borci.

Pavol Liška in Kelly Copper of  Nature Theater of Oklahoma working with EnKnapGroup

Discussion with Iztok Kovač in Slovene Theatre Institute, on 26 May

25/05/2015

Within a series of discussions titled "Naježeno in jedrnato v živo" led by Jedrt Jež Furlan on the topics of theatre in its broadest sense, on 26 May 2015 at 6 pm, her guest will be the artistic director of Španski Borci and director of EN-KNAP Productions, Iztok Kovač. The discussion will take...

Tonight at 8 pm open rehearsal for the production Phobia!

12/05/2015

Tonight (15 May) at 8 pm you are kindly invited to drop by at the main hall of Španski Borci and attend the open rehearsal for the production Phobia by the Israeli choreographers Guy Weizman and Roni Haver. The Slovenian avant-premiere of the Slovene-Dutch coproduction (EN-KNAP Productions,...

Tonight at 8 pm open rehearsal for the production Phobia

Join us at Spring Forward in Barcelona - from your sofa!

17/04/2015

Want to see some of the freshest, most talented young choreographers in Europe from the comfort of your sofa? Here’s the low-down on how to feel like you’re right there with us at Spring Forward - wherever you are in the world.

Join us at Spring Forward in Barcelona - from your sofa

Vašhava and S.K.I.N. within EKG Overview, 28 March 2015

10/04/2015

Vašhava and S.K.I.N. within EKG Overview, 28 March 2015 

Vašhava and SKIN within EKG Overview 28 March 2015

Pregled EKG, 27. 3. 2015: Falcon!

10/04/2015

Iztok Kovač, Janez Janša: Falcon!, 27 March 2015, within EKG Overview. Photos: Andrej Lamut

Pregled EKG 27 3 2015 Falcon

EKG Overview, 27 March 2015: 20th Century Fog

10/04/2015

Matjaž Zupančič: 20th Century Fog, EKG Overview, 27 March 2015. Photos: Andrej Lamut

EKG Overview 27 March 2015 20th Century Fog

EKG Overview - Opening night, 25 March 2015

26/03/2015

Iztok Kovač: OTTETTO (8 Swings for His Highness), 25 March 2015 Photos: Andrej Lamut

EKG Overview - Opening night 25 March 2015

EKG Overview 25-29 March

23/03/2015

Join us in our celebration of dance between 25 and 29 March 2015 in Španski Borci Cultural Centre and also Slovenska Kinoteka Cinema!

EKG Overview 25-29 March

Ant Ferocious in Domžale and Velenje

10/02/2015

The performance for children (2+) choreographed by Iztok Kovač and performed by EnKnapGroup will be presented in Domžale and Velenje: TOR, 10/02, 2015, 09:15 and 11:00, Kulturni dom Franca Bernika, Domžale SRE, 11/02, 2015, 09:15 and 11:00, Kulturni dom Franca Bernika, Domžale ČET, 12/02, 2015,...

Ant Ferocious in Domžale and Velenje

18/12/2014

A talk with Matjaž Zupančič

04/12/2014

On Friday 5 December 2014, Iztok Kovač, the director of EN-KNAP and artistic director of Španski Borci, will hold a talk with Matjaž Zupančič, the director and author of concept of the performance 20th Century Fog. The talk will take place in the main hall after the performance.

A talk with Matjaž Zupančič

Ljubljana premiere of the dance film Vašhava on 25 November in Slovenska Kinoteka

20/11/2014

Vašhava is the latest work of the creative tandem, director Sašo Podgoršek and choreographer Iztok Kovač, who have previously created five critically acclaimed dance films and documentaries, recognised both domestically and internationally. In this homage by the author Iztok...

Ljubljana premiere of the dance film Vašhava on 25 November in Slovenska Kinoteka

Audition for experienced dancers - within the EKG+ Project

20/11/2014

EN-KNAP and EnKnapGroup Dance Company announce AUDITION for 3 experienced dancers (male and female) within the EKG+ Project. The selected candidates will be offered full-time employment from January 1 2015 to December 31 2015. After the expiry of the contract, there will be a possibility of...

Audition for experienced dancers - within the EKG Project

Vašhava in Kino Udarnik and Slovenska Kinoteka

05/11/2014

Vašhava is the latest work of the creative tandem, director Sašo Podgoršek and choreographer Iztok Kovač, who have previously created five critically acclaimed dance films and documentaries, recognised both domestically and internationally. In this homage by the author Iztok...

Vašhava in Kino Udarnik and Slovenska Kinoteka

6th Plesna Nacionala and Aerowaves meeting

30/10/2014

25/10/2014 Photo: Anja Seničar

6th Plesna Nacionala and Aerowaves meeting

28/10/2014

Falcon! by Kovač and Janša in Prague on 15 October

13/10/2014

After a sucessful performance at the largest Slovakian theatre festival Dividelna Nitra (on 28 September), on 15 October Iztok Kovač and Janez Janša will will present the dance performance Falcon! also in Prague, at the 19th International Festival of Contemporary Art 4+4 Days in Motion, in Archa...

Falcon by Kovač and Janša in Prague on 15 October

Falcon! takes off in Slovakia, on 15 October also in Prague

29/09/2014

On Sunday, 28 October at 9.30 pm, Iztok Kovač and Janez Janša performed Falcon! in Slovakia with the Divadelna Nitra International Festival, in Andrej Bagar Theatre. The International Festival Divadelna Nitra is the largest theatre festival in Slovakia. It is also one of the most important...

Falcon takes off in Slovakia on 15 October also in Prague

Sašo Podgoršek wins Vesna for editing in Vašhava

15/09/2014

The director and editor Podgoršek won the Vesna award for editing at this year’s Slovene Film Festival in Portorož for the short film Vašhava. Vašhava is the latest work of the creative tandem, director Sašo Podgoršek and choreographer Iztok Kovač, who have...

Sašo Podgoršek wins Vesna for editing in Vašhava

Vašhava by Kovač and Podgoršek to premiere at the Slovenian Film Festival

04/09/2014

On Wednesday 10 September at 8.30 pm the short film Vašhava by the choreographer Iztok Kovač and director Sašo Podgoršek will premiere within the Opening Event a the 17Th Slovenian Film Festival in Portorož. Vašhava is the latest work of the creative tandem, who have previously...

Vašhava by Kovač and Podgoršek to premiere at the Slovenian Film Festival

19/08/2014

In the season of 2013-14, EN-KNAP Productions, the manager of Španski Borci Cultural Centre, organised free-of-charge training and education programme Gledališče mene išče - raziskujem in oblikujem zvok, svetlobo, oder in video. The education and training programme, which is...

EnKnapGroup in Heilbronn with OTTETTO

22/05/2014

On Friday, 23 May at 7.30 pm, EnKnapGroup will present OTTETTO by Iztok Kovač in the German city of Heilbronn within the Tanz! Heilbronn Festival, which takes place from 21 to 25 May.

EnKnapGroup in Heilbronn with OTTETTO

Iztok Kovač: ANT FEROCIOUS (Photo Gallery)

10/05/2014

Photographs: Miha Fras

Iztok Kovač ANT FEROCIOUS Photo Gallery

Public Call for Programme Partners of Španski Borci Cultural Centre for 2014/15

29/04/2014

Please see the Slovene version. http://spanskiborci.si/1/551/vabilo-programskim-podizvajalcem-spanski.html

Public Call for Programme Partners of Španski Borci Cultural Centre for 201415

Join Spring Forward online – it’s easy!

22/04/2014

We’re piloting two new on line projects this year at Spring Forward – Springback and a Live Stream. So wherever you are, you can follow what’s happening and join the conversation.

Join Spring Forward online  its easy

Talk with Steve Paxton and Jurij Konjar

18/04/2014

On Thursday 17 April after the performance Bound, a talk with Steve Paxton and Jurij Konjar took place in Španski Borci Cultural Centre. You are welcome to view a recording of this talk, which was moderated by Jedrt Jež Furlan. See more about the performance and Steve Paxton’s lectures...

Video of Steve Paxton’s Talk in Španski borci (13/04/2014)

16/04/2014

The video of the talk held by the influential American choreographer and dancer Steve Paxton is available online via our You Tube channel (links to the video below).

This Sunday in Španski Borci: Steve Paxton with two lectures

10/04/2014

Lectures by Steve Paxton During his stay in Ljubljana within Jurij Konjar’s pefrormance of his Bound (17 April at 8 pm, Španski Borci), the influential dancer and choreographer Steve Paxton will also give two lectures. The lectures will take place in the Španski Borci Main Hall...

This Sunday in Španski Borci Steve Paxton with two lectures

Workshop with Julyen Hamilton (24 and 25 February)

13/02/2014

On 24 and 25 February, a two-day workshop with Julyen Hamilton will take place in Španski Borci Cultural Centre. About the workshop: Julyen Hamilton: ‘INVOLVING TIME’ Time and space are two of the central issues facing the performing dance maker. Both to be able to handle...

Workshop with Julyen Hamilton 24 and 25 February

Falcon! among contenders for the Šeligo Award

28/01/2014

 The performance Falcon! created by Iztok Kovač and Janez Janša is among the eight contenders for this year’s Šeligo Award. The award for the best Slovenian drama performance in 2013 will be awarded at the Week of Slovene Drama, which will take place between 27 March and...

Falcon among contenders for the Šeligo Award

EnKnapGroup with OTTETTO in Les Écuries, Charleroi Danses - 24 and 25 January

24/01/2014

On 24 and 25 January, EnKnapGroup presents Iztok Kovač’s performance in Les Écuries, Charleroi Danses, Belgium. The appearance continues a series of successful presentations of Ottetto on various European stages and festivals in 2013.

EnKnapGroup with OTTETTO in Les curies Charleroi Danses - 24 and 25 January

Best Wishes for 2014

02/01/2014

 

Best Wishes for 2014

Income Tax Donation for 2013

20/12/2013

 Income Tax Donation invitation for Slovenian residents. For Slovenian version please see the Slovene site.

5th Plesna NACIONALA - Selection of Works for Coproduction

03/12/2013

From among the works presented within the Pitching Session of 45th Plesna NACIONALA (30 November 2013), International dance experts Bettina Masuch, John Ashford and Honne Dohrmann recommended to EN-KNAP Productions to accept the following projects into coproduction:

5th Plesna NACIONALA - Selection of Works for Coproduction

Beware, Dance! in Sežana, Kosovelov Dom - 2 December

30/11/2013

On Monday 2 December, EnKnapGroup presents Beware Dance! in Kosovelov Dom in Sežana. The hit performance by Iztok Kovač was to date seen by almost 7000 visitors.

Beware Dance in Sežana Kosovelov Dom - 2 December

EnKnapGroup with a dance intervention at Ana Plamenita fire and light Festival

16/11/2013

EnKnapGroup will appear with a dance interventon at Ana Plamenita, a festival of fire ambients and lights. This year, Ana Plamenita will also visit moste on 16 November 2013, from 5 to 10 pm, and will showcase her programme at Dvorec Selo, Zaloška c. 69. More: www.spanskiborci.si Complete...

EnKnapGroup with a dance intervention at Ana Plamenita fire and light Festival

EnKnapGroup to present OTTETTO in Bern, Chur and Basel

31/10/2013

On Friday, 1 November, EnKnapGroup starts the Swiss leg ot its European tour with OTTETTO by Iztok Kovač in Bern, Dampfzentrale, within Culturescapes Festival.

EnKnapGroup to present OTTETTO in Bern Chur and Basel

EnKnapGroup presents OTTETTO at Bratislava In Movement

20/10/2013

On Sunday 20 October EnKnapGroup presents the "visual masterpiece", as OTTETTO (8 Swings for His Highness) was described by critics, at Bratislava in Movement dance festival.  The International Festival of Contemporary Dance is its 17th edition. The festival, lasting one month, presents...

EnKnapGroup presents OTTETTO at Bratislava In Movement

EN-KNAP - 20 YEARS

10/10/2013

EN-KNAP – 20 YEARS 20-year-olds were born in the 1990s. They were born just after the fall of the Berlin wall, the collapse of the Communist regimes and the disintegration of Yugoslavia. 20-year-olds were born into a new time, when it began to be possible to Spread Your Wings and fly into the...

EN-KNAP - 20 YEARS

Enthusiastic reception of OTTETTO at Tanz im August

26/08/2013

 On 21 and 22 August, EnKnapGroup performed OTTETTO (8 Swings for His Highness) in the Berlin theatre Hebbel am Ufer/HAU1 within the prestigious European dance festival Tanz im August. The twice sold-out performence was recieved by an entusiastic response from the audience with standing ovations. National...

Enthusiastic reception of OTTETTO at Tanz im August

EnKnapGroup with OTTETTO at Tanz im August

20/08/2013

On 21 and 22 August, EnKnapGroup will present OTTETTO at one of the most prestigious European dance festivals, Tanz im August.

EnKnapGroup with OTTETTO at Tanz im August

Upcoming performances of OTTETTO (8 Swings for His Highness)

19/08/2013

UPCOMING 10 October: Ljubljana, Slovenia (Španski Borci Cultural Centre) 20 October 2013, Bratislava, Slovakia (Nova Scena Theatre, Bratislava In Movement) 1 November: Bern, Switzerland (Dampfzentrale,  Culturescapes Festival) 12 November: Chur, Switzerland (Theater Chur, Culturescapes...

Upcoming performances of OTTETTO 8 Swings for His Highness

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

21/06/2013

EN-KNAP Productions calls for applications for - free-of-charge training for THEATRE TECHNICIAN, which will encompass skilss from the areas of theatre and set design, light and sound, and - free-of-charge training for LIGHT, SOUND AND VIDEO DESIGNER.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

EnKnapGroup will present OTTETTO at some of the most prominent European dance festivals

03/06/2013

Between June and November 2013, EnKnapGroup will present OTTETTO (8 Swings for His Highness) by Iztok Kovač at some of the most important and largest dance festivals in Europe.

EnKnapGroup will present OTTETTO at some of the most prominent European dance festivals

20 Years of EN-KNAP 28 and 29 May in Trbovlje

27/05/2013

20 Years of EN-KNAP, which was celebrated in Ljubljana between 11 and 26 May, will continue on 28 and 29 May in Trbovlje, the birth place of Iztok Kovač and also his creative focus.

20 Years of EN-KNAP 28 and 29 May in Trbovlje

Photogallery: Plafona / Tanzcompagnie Oldenburg, 20. may 2013

22/05/2013

Fotografije: Anja Seničar in Sunčan Stone

Photogallery Plafona  Tanzcompagnie Oldenburg 20 may 2013

Blush by Wim Vandekeybus today at 00.05 on Television Slovenia, Channel 1

21/05/2013

As an introduction to What the Body Does Not Remember (25. and 26. May in Španski Borci, Ljubljana), today, 22. May at 00.05 on Channel 1 TV Slovenia the film Blush (2004) by Wim Vandekeybus.

Blush by Wim Vandekeybus today at 0005 on Television Slovenia Channel 1

Photogallery: Beware, Dance!, 18. may 2013

20/05/2013

Photographs: Anja Seničar 

Photogallery Beware Dance 18 may 2013

Photogallery: EN-KNAP 20 Years Opening Event: Rosas danst Rosas, 11. May

14/05/2013

Gostovanje Rosas danst Rosas s podporo Flamske vlade.

Photogallery EN-KNAP 20 Years Opening Event Rosas danst Rosas 11 May

The documentary Rain in Slovenska Kinoteka

12/05/2013

After Rosas danst Rosas, which opened 20 Years of EN-KNAP in Španski Borci, on Sunday 11 May at 9 pm the documentary Rain in Slovenska Kinoteka. Entry free!

The documentary Rain in Slovenska Kinoteka

What Are You Going To Do When You Get Out Of Here? broadcasting on TV Slovenia

07/05/2013

20 Years of EN-KNAP Celebrations began 7 May with the screening of What Are You Going To Do When You Ger Out Of Here? on Television Slovenia, Channel 2 at 8.30 pm. The film, work by the award-winning duo Kovač-Podgoršek, is a complex landscape of improvised situations immersed in the...

What Are You Going To Do When You Get Out Of Here broadcasting on TV Slovenia

15/04/2013

 

P.A.R.T.S. Auditions 2013 - 30 March in Španski Borci Cultural Centre

24/01/2013

P.A.R.T.S, school for higher education in contemporary dance led by the choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker is announcing 2013 Auditions. Slovenian Audition: 30 March 2013 in Španski Borci Cultural Centre.

PARTS Auditions 2013 - 30 March in Španski Borci Cultural Centre

Upcoming performances of OTTETTO (8 Swings for His Highness)

12/01/2013

22 February 2013, Gibanica – Slovenian Biannual Dance Plaftorm, Španski Borci Cultural Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia 12 March 2013, ’Cultural Bazaar’ (one-day culture fair) Cankarjev Dom, Ljubljana, Slovenia 15 and 16 April 2013, Oldenburgische Staatstheater, Oldenburg, Germany 22...

Upcoming performances of OTTETTO 8 Swings for His Highness

How to apply successfully to Aerowaves

08/01/2013

This Saturday 12 January at 7 pm, an hour before the commencement of the performance 10 MIN, you are kindly invited to attend a presentation by Iztok Kovač, the Slovenian representative in the Aerowaves network.

How to apply successfully to Aerowaves

Best Wishes for 2013

02/01/2013

 

Best Wishes for 2013

20/12/2012

 

International premiere of OTTETTO in Karlsruhe, Germany

06/11/2012

OTTETTO (8 Swings for His Highness) choreographed by Iztok Kovač had its international premiere on 16 November 2012 at 8.30 pm in ZKM, Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Germany, where it will be presented as part of the “Tempel Tanzfestival 
2012”.

International premiere of OTTETTO in Karlsruhe Germany

Apply now to 4. National Contemporary Dance Gathering - Plesna Nacionala!

21/09/2012

EN-KNAP and Španski Borci in collaboration with Contemporary Dance Association Slovenia invite all artists and creators in contemporary dance to apply to 4. National Contemporary Dance Gathering - Plesna Nacionala, which will take place on Saturday 27 October in Španski Borci Cultural Centre, Ljubljana.

Apply now to 4 National Contemporary Dance Gathering - Plesna Nacionala

Dance interventions by EnKnapGroup in Slovenska Kinoteka

18/09/2012

On 18 and 25 September, EnKnapGroup will appear with dance interventions in Slovenska Kinoteka.

Dance interventions by EnKnapGroup in Slovenska Kinoteka

Seminar Short-Cut to Contemporary Dance and Movement Theatre

14/09/2012

In April 2013, EN-KNAP will organise a seminar for education specialists titled Seminar Short-Cut to Contemporary Dance and Movement Theatre in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport and Institute of Education of the Republic of Slovenia. The seminar programme is in...

Seminar Short-Cut to Contemporary Dance and Movement Theatre

AEROWAVES - apply now!

13/09/2012

Deadline – Monday 17 September 2012 www.aerowaves.org Only a few days to go! Artists who would like a chance to show their work in Spring Forward next year, or in any of the 100 Aerowaves performance opportunities across Europe, must complete their applications on line by Monday 17 September....

AEROWAVES - apply now

Španski Borci and EN-KNAP entering a new season with a public event

17/08/2012

On 15 September, Španski Borci and the administrator of the cultural centre, EN-KNAP Productions, will enter a new season with a public event featuring a wide array of musical guests, to include public favourites Fake Orchestra, Zlatko, Kombinat and HEX. The highlight of the evening will be dance performances...

Španski Borci and EN-KNAP entering a new season with a public event

Iztok Kovač recipient of Župančič Award

05/06/2012

This year’s recipients of Župančič Award, the highest award of the City of Ljubljana for outstanding creative contributions in the areas of art and culture, have been announced.

EN-KNAP finishing its new dance film

30/05/2012

The established film-making duo, the choreographer Iztok Kovač and film director Sašo Podgoršek, are currently completing their new dance film in the production of EN-KNAP, and featuring EnKnapGroup dance company.

17/05/2012

 

The best of contemporary Russian dance in Španski Borci

18/04/2012

The most relevant Russian contemporary dance group, Chelyabinsk Dance Theatre, will show two pieces in Španski Borci on Tuesday, 24 April.

The best of contemporary Russian dance in Španski Borci

Omnibus 10 MIN with three reprises in April

02/04/2012

In April, the choreographic omnibus 10 MIN will have three reprises: in addition to the reprise in Španski Borci on 16 April it will also be shown in Koper Theatre on Friday 6 April, and in Slovene National Theatre Nova Gorcia ob 25 April.

Omnibus 10 MIN with three reprises in April

EnKnapGroup Activities in March and April

14/03/2012

EKG with 10 MIN and preparing their own work CTRL-ART-DEL.

EnKnapGroup Activities in March and April

Audition to join permanent dance company EnKnapGroup

30/01/2012

 EnKnapGroup announces AUDITION for experienced female and male dancers to join the permanent dance company EnKnapGroup, based in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The selected candidates will receive a two year contract with the beginning of work on 16 April 2012. The audition will take place...

Audition to join permanent dance company EnKnapGroup

16/01/2012

 

EnKnapGroup continue with successful presentations of Beware Dance!

04/01/2012

Educational dance performance Beware Dance! continues its successful path on Slovenian stages.

EnKnapGroup continue with successful presentations of Beware Dance

Best Wishes for 2012

30/12/2011

And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. ~Friedrich Nietzsche We wish you to hear lots of ’good music’ in 2012! EN-KNAP Productions  / Španski Borci Cultural Centre Announcing: DV8: Can We Talk About This? 2...

Best Wishes for 2012

29/12/2011

 

Beware Dance! with an enthusiastic audience of 1800 visitors

27/12/2011

In December, EnKnapGroup, the only Slovenian permanent ansamble for contemporary dance, performed as many as seven reprises of Beware Dance!. The hit educational performance by Iztok Kovač was seen by students of eleven Slovenian primary and three secondary shools, with three reprises open for outside...

Beware Dance with an enthusiastic audience of 1800 visitors

13/12/2011

 

EnKnapGroup in Teatro Stabile Sloveno in Trieste

12/12/2011

Yesterday, 12 Dec. (20:30), EnKnapGroup performed Way Home, the choreographic vignette by Iztok Kovač, at Danceproject Festival in Trieste’s Teatre Stabilo Sloveno.

EnKnapGroup in Teatro Stabile Sloveno in Trieste

Iztok Kovač and EnKnapGroup in Slovenian Magazine

12/12/2011

Iztok Kovač and EnKnapGroup were presented in the latest Slovenian Magazine programme, which presented, among other, the origins and background of Kovač’s dance work.

Iztok Kovač and EnKnapGroup in Slovenian Magazine

Behind the Stage - Zagreb Dance Company, 8 Dec. in Španski Borci

09/12/2011

Renowned Zagreb Dance Company presented their latest performance Under the Eyelids on 8 December 2011 in Španski Borci Cultural Centre. The project was presented within Import-Export programme by EN-KNAP Productions.

Behind the Stage - Zagreb Dance Company 8 Dec in Španski Borci

02/12/2011

 

Hanoch Levin’s Requiem choreographed by Iztok Kovač

07/11/2011

On Thursday 10 November 2011, Mestno Gledališče Ljubljansko (Ljubljana City Theatre) presented Requiem by Hanoch Levin in choreography by Iztok Kovač.

Hanoch Levins Requiem choreographed by Iztok Kovač

EnKnapGroup Autumn tour with Not Made for Flying

28/10/2011

After a successful Slovenian premiere of Not Made for Flying (co-production by EN-KNAP & Deja Donne) on 17 October, EnKnapGroup is currently touring Europe with the performance, and will conclude it on 29 November in Mexico. Touring Schedule 21/10 Four Days in Motion Festival Prague / Czech...

EnKnapGroup Autumn tour with Not Made for Flying

EnKnapGroup activities in October 2011

07/10/2011

 EKG Activities in October 2011 1 - 5 Oct Audition / Workshop for the new project Theatre, a coproduction by Superamas & EN-KNAP Ljubljana, Španski Borci 7 & 8 Oct Junaki brez kril, (EKG & Deja Donne) Rome, Teatro Vascello, 21.00 14 Oct 10 MIN – Way Home,...

EN-KNAP & Superamas Audition

01/10/2011

On Saturday 1 October, international audition for Theatre Project, an international co-production of EN-KNAP Productions and Superamas, took place in Španski Borci Cultural Centre. Over 60 experienced dancers and actors from Great Britain, Sweden, Belgium, Denmark, Island, France, Italy, Spain,...

EN-KNAP  Superamas Audition

EnKnapGroup appearances with S.K.I.N. in September 2011

06/09/2011

06/09 S.K.I.N., Kino Dvor, 18:40 (music guest: Janez Dovč) 07/09 S.K.I.N., Kino Dvor, 18:40 (music guest: Janez Dovč) 08/09 S.K.I.N., Kinoteka, 20:55  10/09 S.K.I.N., Španski Borci, 18:00 (music guest: Damir Avdić) 12/09 S.K.I.N., Španski Borci, 20:00...

EnKnapGroup appearances with SKIN in September 2011

AUDITION

06/09/2011

EN-KNAP & SUPERAMAS announce AUDITION for experienced dancers and actors F/M for “Theatre” project with the beginning of work in November 2011. Arabic and Turkish language abilities are welcome. The audition will take place on Saturday, October 1st 2011, from 10 a.m....

AUDITION

02/09/2011

 

10 MIN in Zagreb, Ljubljana, Budapest and Novi Sad

17/06/2011

After a successful presentation of 10 Min project at the Contemporary Dance Week in Zagreb (Tjedan suvremenog plesa, 26 May), and within June in Ljubljana, where over 400 people enjoyed the performance at the Prešeren Square in the Slovenian capital, on 17 June EnKnapGroup, the only Slovenian permanent...

10 MIN in Zagreb Ljubljana Budapest and Novi Sad