Pressburg Dance Fest 2018


Pressburg Dance Fest is oriental festival aimed to link the dance community of the Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.


Bolly & Belly choreography

Galashow Bollywood Casting - CANCELLED

Dear dancers,

we are really sorry, but there weren´t enough dancers signing up to make the special choreography for the Saturday´s galashow.
We tried and didn´t succeed, these things happen in life. We strongly hope, that you don´t take it against our festival and we´ll see you on other occasions we have tried to put together for you, as a new community.

Hafla team

Lydka, Peťa and Halka

We also have som other news at our festival - Galashow Bollywood Casting. Since the competition is opened to Indian dance for the first time, we created an opportunity to to Indian dance loving dancers to present themselves on the galashow.

You will have the chance to dance with the outstanding Kaveri Sageder.
Send your videos with the 5EUR fee until August 31to

The training workshop will take place in Sahra Studio, Bratislava ( on Sunday September 9th 2018 from 10AM to 1PM. If you are chosen, the fee for the training video is 20EUR and needs to be paid  until September 5th. You will get not only a chance to learn something new and dance with Kaveri, but you will also receive free video and photos from the performance. Details will be sent to signed up dancers via mail. For more info contact Lydka

Impro workshop and Winners group choreo

No more panic! How to enjoy improv in oriental dance

No more suffering during improv. Do you want to enjoy the feeling of freedom and harmony as well as to enjoy your freedom during improv? Come to our seminar, which is also a preparation for the improv category at Pressburg Dance Fest. It is therefore suitable for people who take part in the competition and also for those who do not. The seminar will be lead by an experienced lecturer dancer and choreographer and dancer Karolina Štraus Idris and Marwan Alsolaiman – a big-hearted musician.

When: Saturday 4.8. 2018 from 11AM – 1PM

Where: Bratislava, Sahra dance studio, Záhradnícka street (

You will learn how to set your senses, body and brain to dancing to live music. You will also lear a few tricks that will help your to gain more peace, confidence and authenticity in your performance whether you dance on Pressburg Dance Fest competition or anywhere else.

Price: 25 EUR

IMPORTANT: By finishing the seminar, you become an active member of this year´s festival (it is important when taking part in any category of the competition)

Registration:, until 20.7. th 2018 (UPDATED)

IMPORTANT:  The Winners choreography rehearsal for the galashow of the festival takes place on the same day at the same place from 2PM to 5PM. This year, it is going to have a unique form with Ziriab orchestra.

Send your video until the end of June and take part in the casting! We give priority to the winners of the festival (they do not have to send a video)

For more info mail to:  Peťa: (<wbr />payments) and Halka: