Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV) will celebrate its 40th year with the world premier of “Istanbul, Istanbul,” a performance by La Fura Dels Baus which will reveal the close relation that IKSV has with Istanbul. “Istanbul, Istanbul” will be performed on June 21 and 22 at the Haliç Camialtı Ship Yard.
Combining music, theater, poetry, dance and performance art on one stage La Fura Dels Baus’ “Istanbul, Istanbul” show will take Istanbulites on a journey through the past and into the future. The group has staged more than 3000 performances in 250 cities, areaching over three million people.
Started in 1979, La Fura Dels Baus diversified its creative labor in various fields, including open-air performances, digital theater, street theater and opera. Blurring the boundaries between the audience and the actor, the Catalan company’s original and remarkable performances developed in accordance with the characteristics of space, have a large group of followers from around the world.
The company’s new performance “Istanbul, Istanbul” was commissioned by İKSV and invites the audience to an extraordinary feast of all that makes the city special. The tickets can be found at Biletix retail outlets and the main box office of İKSV.