What is EDN?

EDN is…

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

Our mission

To cooperate in securing a sustainable future for the dance sector and to improve relevance for diverse dance among society.

Future outlook

We want EDN to…



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

Be an umbrella for projects among our members and with new partners, continuously enriching the array of possibilities

Be able to contribute to transforming ourselves into better professionals and to pass this knowledge on to the next generation of cultural multipliers

Think as a network maintaining our individualities and differences and to working horizontally in methods and practice

Promote the idea of a diverse Europe and strengthen the importance of dance

Become a strong constellation of structures to support dance