44th International Scout School Youth Culture Festival „Wiatraczek”
Polish Scouting and Guiding Association Stefan Żeromski Standard of Kielce
FESTIVAL OFFICE – contact
ul. Pańska 1a
25-811 Kielce – Poland
tel. 41 344 65 55
official website: http://wiatraczek.pl
official fanpage: www.facebook.com/HFKMS
official channel on YouTube: http://film.wiatraczek.pl
official photo gallery: http://foto.wiatraczek.pl
TIME AND PLACE
WHO IS THE FESTIVAL ADDRESSED TO?
We kindly invite all young artists not only those who belong to the Polish Scouting and Guiding Association.
ARTISTIC CATEGORIES OF THE FESTIVAL
- vocal groups and vocal and instrumental bands
- other instrumental bands ranging from orchestras up to duets
- other musical forms, including choirs
- contemporary dance groups (jazz, modern)
- revue dance groups
- song and dance groups
- staging and dance miniatures
- modern dance groups (disco-dance, hip hop, rap)
- other dance forms (cheerleaders, acrobatic groups, majorette, dance theatres and others)
- groups which present the folklore of Poland (regional groups, dance and singing groups, singers, folk bands and soloists)
- groups which present the folklore of other countries and nations (regional groups, dance and singing groups, singers, folk bands and soloists)
- Polish youth brass bands
- Youth brass bands from other countries
- children’s theatre groups (up to the 13 years old)
- youth theatre groups (14-25 years old)
- Concert entitled „Hosts-for-Guests” at the main scene of the city of Kielce – The “Kadzielnia” Amphitheatre. A welcoming concert during which young artists from the region of Świętokrzyskie along with the invited guests will perform.
- The concerts at the stage located at the Main Square of the city of Kielce.
- Gala-suit concert for laureates in the “Kadzielnia” Amphitheatre. Festival statutes will be presented during the concert during which Festival participants will perform. The event will be recorded and broadcast in nationwide television channel.
During the reviews the young artists will compete to win festival prizes: Golden Fir, Silver Fir and Bronze Fir.
Run by experienced and renown artists, teachers and culture creators. The workshops encompass all festival categories: dance, music, theatre and folklore.
- Festival parade and fair, during which festival participants will welcome the city and its inhabitants, will present the culture, traditions as well as attractions of the regions they represent.
- Dedicated events of the Organiser
The participants of the Festival will be given the opportunity to participate in additional attractions, such as: city games organised by scouts, tourist events to the most interesting locations of the region and Poland, sports events, scout meetings at bonfires.
Prizes of the 44 International Scout School Youth Culture Festival are constituted by the Golden, Silver and Bronze Fir, financial and other rewards. Prize pool of the event amounts to 30000 PLN.
The Organiser ensures:
- 3 meals a day
- participation in various presentations of artistic character
- consultations with Festival Jury
- integration and leisure meetings
- packs for Festival participants
- tourist packs
Participants and instructors who participate in the Festival will be offered accommodation in students’ houses and dormitories in the city of Kielce.
Participants of the module under the name of Culture Scout Camp may be offered accommodation in field conditions (in own or organiser’s tents) as long as they express their will within the application form.
CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
Registration for the Festival by sending a set of application documents (application form and list of participants; for download below) on e-mail adress: firstname.lastname@example.org
COSTS OF PARTICIPATION AND PAYMENTS
The informations are contained in the regulations of artistic categories of Festival (for download below).
FRAME PROGRAM OF THE FESTIVAL
July 13th: accommodation in dormitory
July 23th: departure of festival participants (the last meal – breakfast)
CONCERTS AT THE MAIN SQUARE IN KIELCE
July 14th: Concert „World of Folklore”
July 15th, July 17th and 19th: Concerts „Spin on Kielce”
July 18th: Concert „Scout Song”
July 16th: Concert „Intergenerational”
July 20th-21st: Concerts „Rocking Youth”
CONCERTS AT THE AMPHITHEATRE „KADZIELNIA” IN KIELCE
July 16th: Concert „Hosts-for-Guests”
July 22nd: Gala Concert of Winners
July 13th: rehearsals to reviews
July 14th: rehearsals to reviews and reviews for: folklore, vocal and vocal-instrumental ensembles
July 15th: rehearsals to reviews and reviews for: dance groups and vocalists
REHEARSALS FOR THE GALA CONCERT OF WINNERS
July 14th: Festival Parade
July 13th: Inauguration of Festival City
July 19st: Winners Gala of film competition „Young Film”
July 20th-21st: Reviews for Rock Bands