News from EDN members | February 2023

The latest news and information coming from EDN members.

See what EDN members are doing in February 2023.

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9 March - 6 April 2023

la briqueterie Announces the 22nd Biennale de danse du Val-de-Marne

The 22nd edition of the festival will take place from 9 March to 6 April 2023.

The organisers invite you to discover a great diversity of works brought together in three porous and intertwined components: celebration, transmission and imagination.

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15-19 March 2023

TanzHochDrei 2023 – K3 residencies world premiere

The festival will take place from 15 to 19 March 2023.

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22-23 March 2023

EDN Announces Atelier "Equity in Dance: What Challenges?"

The Atelier will take place on 22 and 23 March 2023 as part of the 22nd edition of the Biennale de danse du Val-de-Marne at la briqueterie CDCN du Val-de-Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine.

The Atelier is hosted by the EDN member la briqueterie CDCN du Val-de-Marne. Registration is open to both EDN members and non-EDN members.

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30 January 2023

SHIFTing towards eco practices: the European cultural networks take lead

The aim of this process is to co-develop a bespoke eco-certification for cultural networks, taking into account their specific needs and working methods.

Participating 15 European cultural networks aim to get eco-certified by the end of 2023.

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Online Questionnaire "Needs of Choreographers and Dance Professionals"

Ascen-Danse & Cultures Eco Actives invites choreographers and dance professionals to fill in the online questionnaire.

The questionnaire aims to identify the current state of practise of creation with amateur dancers in contemporary dance across Europe.

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17 November 2022 - 23 February 2023

Creative Europe Opens Call for Cooperation Projects

Application deadline is 23 February 2023.

The call will support projects to carry out a broad spectrum of activities and initiatives involving artists and stakeholders active in different cultural and creative sectors.

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International Dance Platforms and Festivals in 2023 & 2024

What's happening in 2023 and 2024?

What is happening in 2023 & 2024? Platforms, festivals and other international events.

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February - May 2023

EDN Activities in 2023

The European Dancehouse Network presents its activities in 2023.

The European Dancehouse Network continues its EU-funded EDNext 2022-2024 programme with the theme of equity explored through activities co-organised and hosted by EDN members in 2023.

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8-11 February 2023

What Next Dance Festival 2023

What Next Dance Festival, organised by the EDN member Dance Limerick, will take place from 8 to 11 February 2023 in Limerick, Ireland.

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International news

Online Questionnaire "Needs of Choreographers and Dance Professionals"

Ascen-Danse & Cultures Eco Actives invites choreographers and dance professionals to fill in the online questionnaire.

The questionnaire aims to identify the current state of practise of creation with amateur dancers in contemporary dance across Europe.

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Creative Europe Opens Call for Cooperation Projects

17 November 2022 - 23 February 2023

Application deadline is 23 February 2023.

The call will support projects to carry out a broad spectrum of activities and initiatives involving artists and stakeholders active in different cultural and creative sectors.

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Fill in Survey "Time to (Really) Act: Follow-up survey into European Performing Arts Venues and Festivals"

30 January 2023

On the Move invites cultural professionals to fill in the survey prior to 30 January 2023.

This questionnaire is open to all professionals (disabled and non-disabled) including those who have no or limited experience with programming or supporting artists with disabilities.

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Perform Europe's Documentary Published

20 October 2022

The documentary was shot in June 2022 during the Perform Europe’s Impact Event.

With contributions from 19 Perform Europe's partnerships, consortium and jury members, the consortium consisted of IETM - International network for contemporary performing arts, the European Festivals Association (EFA), Circostrada Network, European Dancehouse Network and IDEA Consult created the Perform Europe’s Documentary, which aims to reflect and unravel the impact that taking part in the Perform Europe pilot had on the partnerships and the communities to which they toured, as well as look behind the scenes at the Perform Europe journey and selection process.

 

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Aerowaves is seeking CEO/Director

March 29, 2022

The closing date for applications is Tuesday, March 29 at 12.00 GMT.

The board of Aerowaves is seeking to appoint an outstanding CEO/Director to lead the network into the next phase of development as Aerowaves Founder John Ashford steps down after twenty-five years.

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Competition for Contemporary Choreographers and Young Dancers

11 November 2022

International choreographers and dancers can apply by 11 November 2022.

The Solo Tanz Theater Festival Stuttgart will provide an overall view of the latest trends in the solo-dance-theatre scene.

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Ice Hot Nordic Dance Platform 2022

2022 edition between 29 June and 3 July in Helsinki, Finland

Ice Hot Nordic Dance Platform is an event presenting both emerging and established names of Nordic contemporary dance and choreography to presenters, programmers and other professionals from all over the world. 2022 edition will take place between 29 June and 3 July in Helsinki, Finland.

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Perform Europe Jury Selects 19 Ambitious Projects To Tour Europe in 2022

7 Dec 2021

New, sustainable, and inclusive touring and digital distribution models

Since December 2020, Perform Europe, co-managed by a Consortium of four performing arts networks and a consultancy organisation, has been designing new models and sustainable practices for performing arts touring and distribution across Creative Europe from the bottom-up. 19 diverse and innovative projects have been selected by the Jury to present across Europe in 2022 to put their out-of-the-box schemes to the test.

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Africa-Europe Week: Diversity in Dance event

Trans Europe Halles (TEH) is organizing event ‘Diversity in Dance’ during the Africa-Europe Week (Feb 14-18, 2022), an event that hosts a panel of great speakers and film screening of important and enjoyable films.

Trans Europe Halles (TEH) is organizing event ‘Diversity in Dance’ during the Africa-Europe Week. Event happens on 14 February 11:00 to 13:00 CET (Brussels Time) with panel and film screening.

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EDN endorses Policy Statement: Recommendation for the Work Plan for Culture 2023-2026

The policy statement was drafted by IETM and endorsed by Circostrada, EDN - European Dancehouse Network, EFA - the European Festivals Association, EAIPA – the European Association of Independent Performing Arts and The European Theatre Convention (ETC).

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Perform Europe’s call for international touring and distribution grants is now open

15 June - 7 July 2021

The applications for step 1 are open until 7 July at 23:59 CEST on the Perform Europe Digital Platform.

This call is open to all performing arts producers (organisations, companies, artists, collectives) and presenters (venues, festivals and any type of organisation offering a presenting context) based in all the Creative Europe countries and in the UK. We are particularly trying to reach out to all the professionals who belong / feel like they belong to an underrepresented group within the performing arts landscape.

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CultureForHealth Report Available

16 November 2022

The findings of over 300 scientific studies and 500+ projects that show art and culture’s contribution to health and wellbeing.

CultureForHealth project presents review of culture, well-being and health interventions and their evidence, impacts, challenges and policy recommendations for Europe.

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Swiss Dance Days

2022 edition confirmed

In 2021 the Swiss Dance Days had to be cancelled due to the Covid pandemic. Organizers are all the more pleased to announce that the next Swiss Dance Days will take place from February 2 to 6, 2022, once again in Basel.

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EDN signs the "Reactivate Cultural Life in Europe" letter

Culture must be included in each and every National Recovery and Resilience Plan

In the open letter published by the group of 110+ pan-European networks, coordinated by Culture Action Europe, the European cultural community call on the Member States and the European Commission to secure a future for culture and cultural life in Europe.

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Tanzplattform Deutschland (Dance Platform Germany) 2022

2022 edition between March 16–20 in Berlin, Germany

Since 1994, the festival has been taking place biennially in various host cities throughout Germany, determined by the collective of co-organisers, who for 2022 have selected HAU Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin. 

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Irish Pilot of Artists Basic Income

EDN member Dance Ireland as a certifying organisation

The Irish Government has launched a new and pioneering pilot scheme to support artists and creative arts workers. The Basic Income for the Arts pilot scheme will examine, over a 3 year period, the impact of a basic income on artists and creative arts workers. The application portal will open at 1pm on Tuesday, April 12, 2022.

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Culture Moves Europe

Mobility for artists and professionals

Culture Moves Europe is a scheme that supports the mobility of artists, creators and cultural professionals. The first call for artists and cultural professionals will be published in October.

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Citofonare PimOff Open Call

April 30, 2022

Residencies programme for contemporary dance.

The Citofonare PimOff call is addressed to Italian and international artists who present a contemporary dance project at its creation phase and that has never debuted. Application deadline is April 30, 2022, residency, up to a maximum of 15 days, will take place from March to May 2023.

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Baltic Dance Platform 2022 registration is open

April 24, 2022

Dance professionals can apply by April 24.

Baltic Dance Platform invites dance professionals to register to the 3-day showcase of contemporary dance artists from the Baltic States.

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Baltic Dance Platform 2022

2022 edition between May 19–21

The second Baltic Dance Platform will be hosted by the Estonian contemporary dance platform Sõltumatu Tantsu Lava on May 19-21, 2022 in Tallinn.

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TANZAHOi International Festival Open Call

April 30, 2022

Searching for dance films, dance streams, and digital dance projects

The open call offers two opportunities for digital and multi-media dance artists. Apply by April 30, 2022.

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Disabled artists in the mainstream

March 2020

a new cultural agenda for Europe

This report outlines how access to the arts for disabled people as artists, audiences, and arts professionals needs to be at the heart of Creative Europe’s successor programme.

 

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Perform Europe Insights: Sustainability through innovation report

28 September 2021

Perform Europe Insights: Sustainability through innovation is the first publication of Perform Europe.

The report brings together the main learning points the Consortium have drawn from the Perform Europe process, since its start in December 2020. 

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