Projects

History of Dancehouses in Europe

Date:

May 2015 - May 2017

Project leader:

Tanzhaus nrw Düsseldorf and Centro per la Scena Contemporanea Bassano del Grappa

Short description:

Two-year initiative in order to research and gather knowledge about the relatively young history of the development of European dancehouses since the 1970’s.

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A Hundred. Mapping Contemporary Dance Resources in Europe

Date:

June 2015 - April 2016

Project leader:

European Dancehouse Network

Short description:

A Hundred. Mapping contemporary dance resources in Europe is not an exhaustive study, but a preliminary data gathering exercise – an exploration of how this information might be distilled and disseminated. As an applied research methodology, it has been developed as a reflective process in which the outcomes can contribute to inform and evolve the research actions.

It is meant to capture a picture of some centres (be these established institutions or new entities, networks or festivals) that support dance and have a strong international projection within their core mission or vision. It might act as guiding framework for artists and professionals, helping them to make connections with each other.

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