gazing through memory
Produced over a month each spring, “ARé” presents groundbreaking work in the live performances. It expands the horizons of artists and audiences with work that is visionary, genre-bending, multi-disciplined, startling and original.
The festival showcases acclaimed international and local artists and mixes them together with an alchemy that inspires audiences, rejuvenates artists.
“ARé” is a broker of international partnerships, a meeting place for creative minds, a showcase of Armenia’s best and an incubator of brilliant new work.
“ARé” performing arts festival is a festival of national importance—artistically respected, greatly anticipated and highly valued as a catalyst for cultural and community development. It comes up with a new platform for people-to-people, artist-to-artist communication and contacts.
No understanding is possible without face-to-face communication and rubbing shoulders. “ARé” shows every opportunity for “living and acting together” for cross- border artists.
“ARé” performing arts festival is unique among the region’s festivals. This is a performance and hybrid art fest. Multidisciplinary and international in scope—the festival stands in its commitment to bring together critically acclaimed work from different disciplines under the umbrella of a single festival.