Botis Seva residencyMonday, October 24, 2016
In June 2016 Garry Stewart featured as a guest judge for the Hanover Ballet Society’s annual International Competition for Choreographers, supported by the Tanja Liedtke Foundation.
Tanja Liedtke was a former dancer with ADT in the late 90s and early 2000s, performing in various works for the company.
Botis Seva, a London based choreographer, was awarded first prize, including a three-week secondment with ADT. Through funding from the Tanja Liedtke Foundation, he receives flights and accommodation to Adelaide to train with the company.
Celebrating its 30th year in 2016, the Hannover International Choreographic Competition is one of the most significant choreographic competitions in Europe. Each year, the competition receives approximately 160 applications from artists in over 45 different countries.
For more information on the Hannover International Choreographic Competition and to see some of Botis’ work – click here.
The Tanja Liedtke Foundation exists is to preserve the artistic legacy of Tanja Liedtke, support the development of contemporary dance theatre and foster Australian/ European artistic connections. To visit their website – click here.