Atelier based on video resources for mediation

EDN Atelier: Training for trainers
How to use video archives as a tool for mediation
Maison de la Danse Lyon
26-27 March 2015

In the framework of EDN, Maison de la Danse proposes a two-day-workshop to share with the EDN’s members its video policy and activities in this context. Contents of the atelier:

Preservation and dissemination of dance archives

How to set up an audio-visual dance memory taking into account the evolution of digital technologies as well as the different forms of access to resources?

The participants will attend a talk proposed by a French specialist and have the opportunity to discover the Maison de la Danse’s various broadcasting devices and facilities.

Video as a tool for mediation

How to work with different kinds of public, and which tool is the appropiate one depending on the audience?

The participants will join a dance videoconference with bilingual school students conducted by Oliver Chervin (Maison de la Danse’s head of educational resources). It’s a way for the Maison de la Danse’s mediation service to share its experience and practices. Olivier will teach educational techniques based on the tools offered by (thematic scenario, quizz, timeline, dance map, etc.). is an online resource for all kinds of artistic and cultural education developed by Maison de la Danse. The website offers free access to more than 1.600 dance videos of many national and international artists.