Dance in Germany – News

“The Yellow Sound” © Wilfried Hösl

Ballet Festival Week in Munich (04.04.2014)

Until 13 April 2014, the Bavarian State Ballet will be presenting three premieres plus a guest performance by the choreographer Sasha Waltz.More ...
The Forsythe Company: „Sider“ | Foto: Dominik Mentzos

Highlights from the Past Two Years (27.02.2014)

From 27 February 2014, Tanzplattform Deutschland (i.e. Dance Platform Germany) will be showcasing Germany’s contemporary dance scene in Hamburg.More ...
Thomas Hauert © Thibault Grégoire

Digital Dance Scores – The “Motion Bank” Project (27.11.2013)

From 28 November until 1 December 2013, a series of events entitled “Live & Online 2013” will present the results of the “Motion Bank” research project in Frankfurt am Main.More ...
Tokyo to London; BBOY TOMMY GUNS ILL-Abilities & Renegades Crew, 2013, Video, Musik: „Straight From Cassette“ by Robot Orchestra, © YAK FILMS 2013

Moves that Move Us – An Exhibition about Dance (11.10.2013)

From 12 October 2013 until 20 July 2014, an exhibition at the Deutsches Hygiene-Museum in Dresden will be exploring the subject of dance.More ...
Tangonacht © Zeitgenössische Oper Berlin

An Audience of Travellers – The Festival “Ankunft: Neue Musik” (08/27/2013)

From 28 August until 7 September 2013, the Berlin central train station will turn into a stage for the festival “Ankunft: Neue Musik” (i.e. Arrival: Contemporary Music).More ...
Every single day © Sabine Wenzel

Between Training and Performance – The Bielefeld Dance Festival (20.07.2013)

From 21 July until 3 August 2013, a Festival in Bielefeld will combine dance and choreography workshops with performances by international artists.More ...
Samir Akika und Johannes Fundermann „Young & Furious“ © Luc Depreitere

The sky’s not the limit – The Favoriten 2012 Theatre Festival (11/23/2012)

From 24 November until 1 December 2012, a number of venues in Dortmund will be opening their doors for the biennial theatre festival Favoriten.More ...
Giselle: Mats Ek, Gözde Özgür, Matej Urban, photo: Wilfried Hösl

German Dance Prize for Ivan Liška and Gözde Özgür (02/03/2012)

The German Dance Prize will be awarded on 4 February during a ballet gala in the Aalto Theatre, Essen, going this time to the Bavarian State Ballet in both categories.More ...

Dance Platform Germany 2014

The invited productions and schedule of the festival Dance Platform 2014 in Hamburg (27.02.–02.03.2014)

Dance Platform Germany 2014

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