History

SPAF 2001
2001 포스터
Date Oct.6 – Nov.17, 2001
Venues Sejong Center, Seoul Arts Center, National Theater of Korea, Hoam Art Hall, Maronie Park
Organized by Korea Dance Association, National Theater Association of Korea
 
Integrated two festivals of long history and tradition, Seoul Theater Festival and Seoul Dance Festival, Seoul Performing Arts Festival was created to foster a world-class performing arts festival.
SPAF 2002
2002 포스터
Title “Passion, Towards a space of infinite freedom”
Date May.4 – June.9, 2002
Venues Sejong Center, Seoul Arts Center, National Theater of Korea, Hoam Art Hall, Maronie Park
Organized by Korea Dance Association, National Theater Association of Korea
Number of Audiences 199,168
SPAF 2003
2003 포스터
Title “Performing arts! For an unlimited space!”
Date Oct.4 – Nov.2, 2003
Venues Arko Arts Theater, National Theater of Korea, Maronie Park, Gwanghwamun
Organized by Seoul Performing Arts Festival Committee
Number of Audiences 100,369
SPAF 2004
2004 포스터
Date Oct.8 – Oct.23, 2004
Venues Sogang Univ. Maryhall, National Theater of Korea, Little Angel’s Art Theater, Daehakro Guerrilla Arts Theater, Hakchon Blue small Theater
Organized by Seoul Performing Arts Festival Committee
Number of Audiences 45,952
SPAF 2005
2005 포스터
Date Sep.23 – Oct.16, 2005
Venues Arko Art Theater, Sogang Univ. Maryhall, National Theater of Korea, Chungmu Art Center, Sadari Art Center, Dongduk Univ Performing Art Center
Organized by Seoul Performing Arts Festival Committee
Programs 22 productions from 12 countries
Number of Audiences 48,000
SPAF 2006
2006 포스터
Date Oct.7 – Oct. 29, 2006
Venues Arko Art Theater, National Theater of Korea, Sogang Univ Maryhall, Drama Center, Dongduk Univ Performing Art Center, Maronie Park
Organized by Seoul Performing Arts Festival
Programs 26 productions from 14 countries
Number of Audiences 48,000
SPAF 2007
2007 포스터
Date Sep.20 – Oct. 14, 2007
Venues Arko Art Theater, National Theater of Korea, Sogang Univ Maryhall, Drama Center, Seoul Arts Center, National Theater of Korea, Jeongdong Theater, Maronie Park, Cheonggyecheon
Programs 39 productions from 16 countries
Number of Audiences 30,000
SPAF 2008
2008 포스터
Date Sep.18 – Oct. 19, 2008
Venues Arko Art Theater, Seoul Arts Center. Sejong Center, Sogang Univ Maryhall, Drama Center, Drama Center, Previous Seoul Station
Organized by Seoul Performing Arts Festival
Programs 38 productions from 13 countries
Genre 20 dance , 14 theater, 4 multidisciplinary
Participating Nation Korea, UK, Russia, Chile, France, Argentina, Japan, Germany, Poland, Spain, USA, Austrailia, Ireland
Number of Audiences 22,842
SPAF 2009
2009 포스터
Date Oct. 13 – Nov.21, 2009
Venues Arko Art Theater, Daehakro Art Theater, Seoul Arts Center, Sejong Center, National Theater Company of Korea, Namsan Arts Center
Organized by Seoul Performing Arts Festival
Programs 40 productions from 12 countries
Genre 17 dance , 18 theater, 4 multidisciplinary, 1 Korean traditional opea
Participating Nation Korea, Japan, China, France, Canada, Hungary, Poland, Austrailia, Norway, UK, Russia, Italy
Number of Audiences 21,180
SPAF 2010
2010 포스터
Date Oct.2 – Nov.14, 2010
Venues Daehakro Art Theater, Arko Art Theater, Seoul Arts Center, Sejong M Theater, Namsan Arts Center, Sogang Univ Mary hall, Gwanghwamun Plaza, Yeouido park
Organized by Seoul Performing Arts Festival of Arts Council Korea
Programs 28 productions from 8 countries
Genre 18 dance , 7 theater, 1 musical play, 2 street Arts
Performance type 9 SPAF joint productions, 10 SPAF histories, 9 Domestic Productions
Participating Nation Korea, Russia, Lithuania, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Poland
Number of Audiences 15,509 (Except 2 street Arts)
SPAF 2011
2011 포스터
Date Sep.28 – Oct. 31, 2011
Venues Arko Art Theater, Daehakro Art Theater, Sogang Univ Mary hall,Seoul Station KTX
Organized by Arts Council Korea
Programs 37 productions from 8 countries
Genre 13 dance, 12 theater, 12 multidisciplinary
Performance type 2 SPAF joint productions, 8 SPAF histories, 27 Domestic Productions
Participating Nation Korea, Colombia, Armenia, Austrailia, Germany, Belgium, France, Italy, Japan
Number of Audiences 19,490
SPAF 2012
2012 포스터
Date Oct. 5 – Oct.27, 2012
Venues Arko Art Theater, Daehakro Art Theater, Dongduk Univ Performing Art Center, Daehakro and Seoul city district
Organized by Arts Council Korea
Programs 27 productions from 12 countries
Genre 9 Multi-disciplinary Theater, 18 Dance
Performance type 12 SPAF histories, 15 Domestic Productions
Participating Nation Korea, Netherlands, Germany, Romania, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Japan, Finland, France, Austrailia
Number of Audiences 14,291
SPAF 2013
2013 포스터
Date Oct.2 – Oct.26, 2013
Venues Arko Art Theater, Daehakro Art Theater
Organized by Arts Council Korea
Programs 19 productions from 7 countries
Genre 8 Theater, 7 Dance, 4 Multidisciplinary
Performance type 9 SPAF histories, 10 Domestic Productions
Participating Nation Korea, USA, Belgium, Poland, France, Japan, China
Number of Audiences 13,296
SPAF 2014
2014 포스터
Date Sep.25 – Oct.19, 2014
Venues Arko Art Theater, Daehakro Art Theater
Organized by Arts Council Korea
Programs 25 productions from 7 countries
Genre 12 Theater, 13 Dance
Performance type 9 SPAF histories, 10 Domestic Productions
Participating Nation Korea, Germany, Russia, Belgium, UK, Austria, Colombia
Number of Audiences 15,587
SPAF 2015
2015 포스터
Date Oct.2 – Oct.31, 2015
Venues Arko Art Theater, Daehakro Art Theater
Organized by Arts Council Korea
Programs 22 productions from 7 countries
Genre 8 Theater, 14 Dance
Performance type 9 SPAF histories, 10 Domestic Productions
Participating Nation Korea, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Slovenia, Italy, France
Number of Audiences 12,118
SPAF 2016
2016 포스터
Date Sep.30 – Oct.30, 2016
Venues Arko Art Theater, Daehakro Art Theater
Organized by Arts Council Korea, Korea Arts Management Service
Programs 17 productions from 6 countries
Genre 8 Theater, 9 Dance
Performance type 9 SPAF histories, 10 Domestic Productions
Participating Nation Korea, Belgium, Slovenia, UK, Canada, Poland
Number of Audiences 12,118
SPAF 2017
2017 포스터
Date Sep.15 – Oct.15, 2017
Venues Arko Art Theater, Daehakro Art Theater
Organized by Arts Council Korea, Korea Arts Management Service
Programs 17 productions from 7 countries
Genre 8 Theater, 9 Dance
Participating Nation Korea, Greece, Romania, Ireland, UK, France, Canada