DAP FESTIVAL first edition


Integrated Project of Dance, Art, Music and Sculpture - Pietrasanta 18.06 - 01.07 2017

Artistic Director: Adria Ferrali
New York Associate Artistic Directors
Susan Kikuchi & Cassey Kivnick

2017 Partners: Royal Danish Theater (Copenhagen) - Troy University USA (Study Abroad Program) - Alabama River Region Ballet USA

Miriam Barbosa

Thang Dao

Sigge Modigh

Boris Shipulin

Gennymatt Prodancers

Artistic Project

Dap Festival 2017 The crowd Sorensen

The Artistic Director of the DAP Festival brought together the choreographer Sebastian Kloborg, the composer Kim Helweg, and the Maestro Jørgen Haugen Sørensen to start a collaboration and to develop a creative project between choreography and set design.

Choreographic Platform

Dap Festival Piattaforma Coreografica

The DAP Festival also launches an International Choreographic Platform open to dancers and choreographers from all over the world.

DAP College

Dap Festival International College

The Master Classes and instruction will take place on the stage of the Civic Theater of Pietrasanta (DAP FESTIVAL International College). 

Artistic Directors

Dap Festival Direzione artistica

SUSAN KIKUCHI and CASSEY KIVNICK New York Associate Artistic Directors 


Dap Festival Pietrasanta

Pietrasanta is the cradle of international art activities for more than six centuries!

DAP Festival promotes the cooperation in art of the scenic spaces and the city, amidst its modern day technologies and the ancient tradition of its Renaissance shops.



Dap Festival Galleria

Gallery of photos and videos of the DAP Festival: preparatory stages, previews, selections, festival events, the diary.

This section will be continuously evolving, especially during the festival, with constant additions of visual documentation of the productions' progress.