Join us online Monday evenings in June to learn about folk tales, music, dance, recipes and experiences from individuals who lived in different countries. This 33-year tradition is produced by Bountiful Davis Art Center.
2020 Summerfest countries include Germany, India, South Sudan, Serbia, and Hungary.
Performances and discussions will be livestreamed on Youtube and Facebook each Monday in June from 6:00-8:30 PM. The recordings will be available on this website and Youtube afterward.
Guests can watch live and participate in the live Q&As
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Guests can watch live and view the recordings on BDAC's channel later.
2020 INTERNATIONAL EVENTS
Visitors have seen everything from the drama of Georgian sword fights to the swirling silks of Singapore on stage at Summerfest. International performers and experts share live folk music, dance, and discussions. Each day of the festival features a new country. Events run Mondays 6 - 8:30 PM.
JUNE 1 6 - 8:30 PM: Germany
Live folk music presented by Salzburger Echo. Q&A with band members
Readings of German fairytales and explanations of how they influence culture
Discussion of the German origins of Christmas stories
German recipes to try at home
Flower crown art at home
JUNE 8 6 - 8:30 PM: India
Live Bharatanatyam performance by Jyothsna Sainath, Artistic Director of the Nitya Nritya Dance Company.
JUNE 15 6 - 8:30 PM: Serbia
JUNE 22 6 - 8:30 PM: South Sudan
Former Lost Boy of South Sudan and current president of the DR Foundation, Dominic Raimondo, will join us to present his project: Protecting South Sudanese Lost Cultures in the Refugee Camp.
JUNE 29 6 - 8:30 PM: Hungary
If you are a local international group, expert, storyteller, or performer interested in participating in Summerfest email email@example.com.
Be in the middle of the excitement! Assist the international performers and experts, help with setup, conduct cultural research, assist with marketing and social media, document the event via photography or video, and more! Volunteers will be provided with a Summerfest T-Shirt.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in volunteering.
Summerfest would not be possible without the support of our generous sponsors! Thank you for helping us share the world's art and culture with Utah! Contact email@example.com to learn about the benefits of sponsoring Summerfest 2020.