EDN cooperation


EDN is a network for trust and cooperation between European dancehouses sharing a common vision regarding the development of dance art across borders.

Missions

EDN works on different
aspects

Our key mission is to cooperate in securing a sustainable future for the dance sector and to improve relevance for diverse dance among society.

To do so, EDN works on different aspects:

  • Enhance art management skills, offer team teaching and mentoring
  • Sustain a continuous audience education programme and share tools for audience development
  • Support a platform for intercultural exchange, develop joint projects, share insight and redevelop our organisations thanks to input from associations
  • Use projects to address cultural themes whilst integrating minorities to encourage active cultural participation
  • Campaing, conduct best practice model testing, offer support and provide information
  • Promote exchanges for artistic development, curate, present and co-produce

 

Vision

The future outlook for EDN

The future outlook

The future outlook for EDN is to:

  • Promote the idea of a diverse Europe and strengthen the importance of dance
  • Become a strong constellation of structures to support dance
  • Be able to contribute to transforming ourselves into better professionals and to pass this knowledge on to the next generation of cultural multipliers
  • Be an umbrella for projects among our members and with new partners, continuously enriching the array of possibilities
  • Think as a network maintaining our individualities and differences and to working horizontally in methods and practice
  • Become a real and virtual meeting place, a constellation of all manner of cooperation in favour of creating and promoting dance art in all regards

 

 

Meet and network with colleagues from other EDN Create international artistic collaborations Get inspired by new ideas and shared best practices Be represented at European and international level Discover new contexts, cities and perspectives

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Moving Futures 2019

For the first time, EDN offered the possibility for its members to send artists to the Moving Futures festival in Amsterdam, from May 22 to 25, 2019 as part of the Carte Blanche – Artist focus.

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Freedom of Expression and Mobility

Yasen Vasilev shares his thoughts on the EDN Atelier on Mobility and Freedom of Expression held in January 2019 at Trafo, Budapest.

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Dancing Museums

Dancing Museums is an action-research project designed to foster and sustain long-term collaborations between dance organisations, museums, universities and local communities in order to develop inspiring and long-lasting arts and cultural programmes that people in those communities want to get involved in.

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