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WHILE REMAINING TRUE TO THEIR INDIVIDUAL DNA, THE YOUNG YET STURDY DDD – FESTIVAL DIAS DA DANÇA AND THE HISTORICAL YET REVAMPED FITEI – INTERNATIONAL THEATRE FESTIVAL OF IBERIAN EXPRESSION JOIN IN A MAJOR ARTISTIC COMPLICITY AND COMMUNICATION PARTNERSHIP, THUS PLACING THE NORTHERN REGION OF PORTUGAL IN THE INTERNATIONAL PERFORMING ARTS CIRCUIT FROM APRIL 24 TO MAY 25, 2019.

THE + WEEK IS ONE OF THE HIGHLIGHTS RESULTING FROM THE TWO FESTIVALS COMING TOGETHER. ITS PROGRAMME IS DEDICATED TO PORTUGUESE ARTISTIC CREATIONS. BETWEEN MAY 8 AND 12, 2019, OVER 20 PORTUGUESE ARTISTS FORM PART OF A CROSS-DISCIPLINARY PROGRAMME, WHICH PAYS SPECIAL ATTENTION TO DANCE AND THEATRE, AND WHICH AIMS AT MAKING ITS PROJECTS VISIBLE AND AT HAVING THEM MOVING AROUND BOTH AT HOME AND ABROAD. 

DURING THOSE DAYS, WE EXPECT TO WELCOME QUITE A NUMBER OF PROGRAMMERS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD IN PORTO, WHICH HAS INCREASINGLY BECOME A MANDATORY CROSSING POINT IN THE CONTEMPORARY ART SCENE.

DURING THE + WEEK, PERFORMING ARTS ARE GIVEN SPECIAL PROMINENCE, AND PORTUGUESE CREATIONS ARE TAKEN BEYOND NATIONAL BORDERS.