Vienna, Austria’s capital, lies in the country’s east on the Danube River. Its artistic and intellectual legacy was shaped by residents including Mozart, Beethoven, and Sigmund Freud. The city is also known for its Imperial palaces, including Schönbrunn, the Habsburgs’ summer residence. In the Museums Quartier district, historic and contemporary buildings display works by Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt, and other artists.
Festival Price is 89 EUR per person and includes:
- 2 overnights in VIENNA in hotel cat. 3*/ 4* on the basis BB (buffet breakfast)
- Accommodation in TRPL, QDRPL
We give 1 DBL/TWIN for group leaders (groups less than 40 persons) and 2 DBL (group more than 40 persons) without extra supplement
More Double rooms are possible for Extra SUPPLEMENT / See Additional Payment
- Walking guided sightseeing tour around Vienna “VIENNA CITY TOUR” for organized groups
(more than 40 persons)
- OFFICIAL LETTER OF INVITATION and other documents
- PERFORMANCE IN COMPETITIVE FESTIVAL PROGRAMME
- DIPLOMAS, PRIZES and MEDALS
EACH MEMBER OF ART GROUPS – 10 EURO per participant / main discipline
TRIOS and QUARTETS – 20 EURO per participant / main discipline
SOLOISTS and DUETS – 30 EURO per person / main discipline
ADDITIONAL / EXTRA PAYMENT:
- Extra overnight in hotel – 35 EURO per person a night with breakfast
- LUNCHES in VIENNA: from 15 EURO per person / 1 lunch
- DINNERS in VIENNA: from 17 EURO per person / 1 dinner
- Extra payment for accommodation in DBL or TWIN room – 20 EURO per person to festival package price
-Extra payment for accommodation in SNGL room – 60 EUR per person to festival package price
- TRAVEL EXPENSES (transportation of participants to/from VIENNA, transfers in VIENNA, travel insurance, entrance visa to AUSTRIA for participants from non-Schengen countries), lunches, entrance tickets to sightseeing objects, tickets to public traffic, optional excursions.
On-demand it is possible to organize Extra Payment Services connected to transportation from Airport to the hotel and back, from Hotel to Concert Hall and back, Meeting at the airport by the Festival Stuff, Changing the offered hotel to higher class or booking
additional services by contacting and sending official request to the Organizing Committee
DISCOUNTS: every 21st person in the group is free of charge (20 paying participants + 1 free)
- 24/03/2023 - 26/03/2023
24/03 - 26/03
- 3 days (2 nights) = 89 € per person
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 24.02.2023
XXII. International Folklore, Dance and Music Festival and Competition "WIENER STERNE / VIENNA
STARS" is held in Vienna - the world capital of music, waltz, palaces and parks. The festival is an important event in the cultural life of Vienna and has won recognition from all over the world.
More and more participants are attracted and the geography of the participating countries is constantly growing. Famous Austrian cultural and art workers are invited as members of the international jury.
The main purpose of the XXII. International Folklore, Dance and Music Festival and Competition "WIENER STERNE / VIENNA STARS" is to bring new interesting young talents of the world together, to present their skills and cultural traditions to the audience and public, to make new friends with the same interests, to enrich of the multinational culture on the basis of mutual respect for the cultural traditions of all the countries and nations of the world, to popularize the children’s and youth creative work, to improve professional skills and qualifications of teachers and art leaders.
Participation in the art festival "WIENER STERNE / VIENNA STARS" gives an opportunity to perform
in the best concert halls of Vienna and to demonstrate creative results to the jury and Viennese audience! The brightest stars of Vienna take part in the GALA CONCERT OF THE VIENNA STARS WINNERS!!!
GENERAL INFORMATION, PERFORMANCE TIME LIMITS, AND TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:
XXII. International Folklore, Dance and Music Festival and Competition “WIENER STERNE / VIENNA STARS” is determined for soloists, ensembles and groups of young performers from different countries of the world. The competitive program of the participants is approved by the Organizing Committee on the basis of applications received. The schedule of the competitive program for all participants is determined in advance and depends on the age of the participants. All participants should prepare a competitive program within the time limits specified for each competitive discipline: 5 minutes for soloists, duets and small formations and 10 minutes for ensembles and groups. Participants of the International Folklore, Dance and Music Festival and Competition “WIENER STERNE / VIENNA STARS” are divided in the following age categories: MINI KIDS - from 6 to 8 years, CHILDREN - from 9 to 12 years, JUNIORS 1 - from 13 to 15 years, JUNIORS 2- from 16 to 18 years, ADULTS 1 - from 19 years to 25 years, ADULTS 2 - from 26 years and older,
SENIORS - from 50 years and older, MIXED AGE GROUPS. The jury evaluates the skills of the participants during the competitive performance in each competitive discipline and in each age
category in accordance with the 10-points evaluation systems. Results of the art competition and
festival are being summed up by the end of all competitive performances.
AWARDS: The Organizing Committee awards diplomas of participation, diplomas of Laureate of the
1st, 2nd and 3rd grades, Winner of the Grand Prix and festival medals to all participants.
Ensembles and groups of 3 or more persons receive one big cup or trophy of the festival and Diploma, soloists and duets receive one small cup or trophy of the festival and Diploma. The absolute Winner of the festival receives the Grand Prix of the festival and Diploma Grand Prix. All teachers, choreographers, group and ensemble leaders also receive the Diplomas of Festival.
THE MAIN TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:
All audio sound records must be sent to the Organizing Committee BY EMAIL at least 10 days before arrival and must contain the name of participant in Latin characters, title of the composition and time limit. All audio sound records for the competitive program must be recorded only in the usual audio format. All audio sound records must be of high quality, with clean editing and cuts.
The participants must inform the Organizer if the music stops and starts again after pause or contains silence within the musical composition.
THE DETAILED REGULATIONS OF ART FESTIVAL PLEASE ASK IN THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE.