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International Finals

Sanremo (ITALY) - Teatro Ariston

May 7 - 11, 2014

 

IMPORTANT

The Committee of the 16th edition of GEF – The World Festival of Creativity in Schools – has decided to dedicate the event to the memory of the twenty-years anniversary of the end of the Apartheid in South Africa and in particular to the memory of Great Mandela. The reason that why the deadline for entering the competitions of GEF is now changed into Tuesday 25 March 2014, by popular demand from teachers and school principals, giving more time to enter the Festival to every interested school and association.


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Summary of GEF’s INTERNAZIONAL FINALS Programme

16th edition

(with the list of all independent events free-for-all that will go on during the same dates)


EXCURSIONS/STUDY VISITS

GEF can organise excursions and study visits for finalist schools:

  • Before GEF, before arriving to Sanremo;
  • During the stay in Sanremo – when of course  GEF’s programme permit it and the school is not involved in some of GEF’s events, as rehearsals and participations;
  • After GEF

Enter our site www.gef.it where you can find our programmes and suggestions on “Hotel – Price List package GEF-2014”


Wednesday 7 May 2014

Teatro Ariston – evening show – International finals of sanremojunior - fifth edition. International song and music competition live with an Orchestra for soloists singers and soloists musicians from 6 to 15 years old.

With the Patronage and in collaboration with l’UNICEF: “For the rights and protection of street children”

An independent event.

Free entry for every official participant of GEF, tickets for accompanying persons.


Thursday 8 May 2014

REHEARSALS MORNING AND AFTERNOON FOR SCHOOLS TAKING PART IN THE EVENI NG SHOW

During the day, morning and afternoon, the schools not rehearsing can attend the finals of “Eurotheatre”, the official programme with site and times will be sent out later on.

Forum – workshop – meeting: educational, cultural, social arguments and GEF’s sports, often with the participation of personalities of the show business

In the afternoon the “CIAO GEF!” – PARADE”  will take place. The finalist schools in all competitions are invited to parade through the streets of Sanremo. Each group will be carrying a placard or a banner bearing the school’s name, their geographic area and their nation.

Parts of the parade will be shown in the official GEF DVD.

Teatro Ariston – evening show. Exhibition of the finalist schools of one or more competitions of GEF (Music, Dance, Fashion, School Bands). The official programme will be sent out before the beginning of GEF to each participating school.

Prize giving to some of GEF’s competitions.

Official participants will have free entry. All those accompanying the participants are expected to pay. All seats must be booked and will be available till sold out.

In the evening after finishing at Teatro Ariston the “GEF WELCOME DISCO” organized by GEF will take place at “Victory”, one of the most beautiful and precious locals of Sanremo just on the waterfront, completely reserved by GEF for this purpose, from 10,30 p.m. to 01,00 a.m.. Free entry for all participants and accompanying persons. Drinks at special prices.


Friday 9 May 2014

REHEARSALS MORNING AND AFTERNOON FOR SCHOOLS TAKING PART IN THE EVENI NG SHOW

During the day, morning and afternoon, the schools not rehearsing can attend the finals of “Eurotheatre” and “School Movie”, the official programme with site and times will be sent out later on.

Forum – workshop – meeting: educational, cultural, social arguments and GEF’s sports, often with the participation of personalities of the show business

Teatro Ariston – evening show. Exhibition of the finalist schools of one or more competitions of GEF (Music, Dance, Fashion, School Bands). The official programme will be sent out before the beginning of GEF to each participating school.

Prize giving to some of GEF’s competitions.

Official participants will have free entry. All those accompanying the participants are expected to pay. All seats must be booked and will be available till sold out.

Independent events:

Sanremo Ciao Mazzu!” – First edition

Peace event – in collaboration with Associations in this sector

  • International Tournament of Mini volley for Schools

Sanremo Football Top School Cup” – First  edition

Against racism event – “I’m like you – never enemies because of our skin colours” - Under the Patronage and in collaboration with UNICEF

  • International Tournament for schools and clubs.


Saturday 10 May 2014

During the day, morning and afternoon, the schools not rehearsing can attend the finals of “Eurotheatre”, the official programme with site and times will be sent out later on.

Forum – workshop – meeting: educational, cultural, social arguments and GEF’s sports, often with the participation of personalities of the show business

Teatro Ariston – evening show – There will be a final show with winner-performances and a GEF 2014 award presentation to the assigned winners of the music, dance, school bands and fashion competitions. Prize giving also to the winners of sanremojunior and to winners of every independent event during GEF. Other prizes awarded will be the prize “Global Education Awards”. This is the only international education prize awarded each year to persons and associations who through their thoughts, words and actions, have fostered the growth and development of education.

Prize giving to some of GEF’s competitions.

Free entry for all participants and accompanying persons. All seats must be booked until seats are available.

Independent events:

Sanremo International Schools’ Mini Marathon” – second edition.

UNICEF -  competition for the children’s rights

  • Not a competitive race of 4.219,5 meters on the beautiful see side cycling lane of Sanremo

Sanremo Ciao Mazzu!” – First edition

Peace event – in collaboration with Associations in this sector

  • International Tournament of Mini volley for Schools

Sanremo Football Top School Cup” – First  edition

Against racism event – “I’m like you – never enemies because of our skin colours” - Under the Patronage and in collaboration with UNICEF

  • International Tournament for schools and clubs.

"Rugby School Trophy Sanremo" - First edition

  • International Rugby’s Tournament for Schools and Sports Clubs


Sunday 11 May 2014

Sanremo Football Top School Cup” – First  edition

Against racism event – “I’m like you – never enemies because of our skin colours” - Under the Patronage and in collaboration with UNICEF

  • International Tournament for schools and clubs.

GEF participants are leaving.

The programme is approximate and  can change due to technical or administrative reasons.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




WITH GEF SCHOOL BECOMES A STAGE!


GEF - The only event including more than 30 different initiatives, at the same time during the finals in Sanremo

GEF - The only event allowing the participants to be seen on several national and international terrestrial and satellite TV channels, as well on Italian and foreign press and radio

GEF - The only event allowing the same school to participate with more groups of students to different contests at the same time

GEF - The only event where also parents and friends of the students can accompany them to the international finals of Sanremo in order to assist to their presentation

GEF - The only event allowing the students, supervised by their teachers, to compete in an international contest of friendship and performance

GEF - The only event where Projects and work performed in schools by teachers and students are made visible to everyone

GEF - The only event where the commitment and result reached by the classes, under the guidance of highly motivated teachers, are brought to light and enhanced by a worldwide mediatic stage.

GEF - The national and international meeting point for students teachers headmasters to exchange cultural points of view with other schools and to make friends with new people

GEF - Where to meet people from everywhere in the world in a very nice and friendly atmosphere

GEF - Where solidarity is an evergreen topic

GEF - Where you can eventually fulfil your dream, meet your favourite star.

 

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