AboutBURST 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