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Nov 25, 2014

Contemporary Dance Schools.

Contemporary dance schools directory (or where to learn contemporary dance). Names, addresses, phone numbers, web sites and e-mails.

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Nov 17, 2014

Flying Low and Passing Through.

Flying Low and Passing Through make up the dancing technique and performing method developed by David Zambrano. Find descriptions, images and related links in this page.

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Nov 08, 2014

FRANCE: Danse en amateur et répertoire/Aide à la recherche et au patrimoine en danse‏

Bonjour,

Nous vous informons que les appels à projets pour l'Aide à la recherche et au patrimoine en danse et Danse en amateur et répertoire sont lancés depuis le lundi 27 octobre et accessibles en ligne, sur le site du Centre national de la danse :

http://www.cnd.fr/professionnels/construire-son-projet/dispositifs-aide

ou www.cnd.fr, onglet « professionnels », lien « construire et développer son projet », puis « programmes d'aide ».

Ces appels seront clôturés le lundi 23 février 2015.

Nous restons à votre entière disposition pour tout renseignement complémentaire.

Cordialement,

Laurent Barré
chargé de mission - direction générale
responsable du service Recherche et répertoires chorégraphiques
Centre national de la danse
T : +33 (0)1 41 83 43 96
danse-amateur-repertoire@cnd.fr
aide-recherche-patrimoine@cnd.fr
www.cnd.fr

Nov 06, 2014

Documents about how movement could be a mystical experience or a transcendental one.

Dear Maria, First of all, thank you for the blog and all your texts. They're so useful and easy to read! (and I'm sorry about my english, I'm just learning

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Nov 05, 2014

AUDITION: London Contemporary Dance School to hold auditions in North America

World-leading dance conservatoire London Contemporary Dance School (LCDS) will be running auditions for their highly successful undergraduate and postgraduate

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Nov 05, 2014

VIRTUAL OPEN DAY London Contemporary Dance School - watch online Wed 5 Nov 2014

• Are trying to decide where to go to study dance at the highest level? • Are you looking to learn from and work with inspirational, experienced contemporary

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Oct 31, 2014

MARSEILLE: Looking for a dancing group for a car commercial (deadline: approx. ending November 2nd)

DEAR CONTEMPORARY DANCERS, i'm looking for a dancing group (3-4 dancers) who can do a nice street dance performance, similar to AUTOFICTION: the

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Oct 29, 2014

FELICIDAD by Sean Breathnach

Oct 20, 2014

BRUXELLES: Des outils pour l'improvisation en danse - Atelier 4-6 décembre‏

Atelier a Contredanse

Un atelier avec Miranda Tufnell & Chris Crickmay.

Une soirée improvisée avec Miranda Tufnell, Chris Crickmay, les participants de l’atelier et Eva Karczag.

4 ,5, 6 décembre 2014 à Bruxelles.

Contredanse vous invite à célébrer la parution du livre Corps, Espace, Image avec ses auteurs, les artistes anglais Miranda Tufnell et Chris Crickmay. Cette publication est la traduction de Body, Space, Image, devenu ouvrage de référence pour la pratique de la danse, de l'improvisation et de la création multidisciplinaire.

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Oct 14, 2014

953K: Dance against ciberbullying

By Nik Gravelle and Jessica Starr

Oct 12, 2014

BRUXELLES: Un samedi autour d’Anna Halprin - 18 octobre


Anna Halprin

Au programme, exploration corporelle et projections en lien avec Anna Halprin, Dancing Life/Danser la vie, le dvd-rom récemment paru aux éditions Contredanse.

En présence d’Aude Cartoux et Sandra Vincent, artistes, pédagogues et praticiennes en Life Art Process ainsi que de Florence Corin et Baptiste Andrien, responsables des éditions Contredanse et concepteurs du DVD-rom.

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Oct 04, 2014

FRANCE: Congrès ICKL, juillet 2015

Chers notateurs Laban ou étudiants en notation,

Je me permets de vous transmettre cette information sur ICKL, qui organise son prochain congrès en juillet 2015 à Tours, accueilli par le Centre chorégraphique national - direction Thomas Lebrun.

Vous trouverez ci-dessus, une lettre de Raphaël Cottin, qui est la personne-relais pour l'organisation du congrès en France.A noter également un stage précédant le congrès, organisé par le CCN

Tous les détails sont dans la lettre. Vous en souhaitant bonne lecture.

Bien à vous, Marion Bastien

LE CND, UN CENTRE D'ART POUR LA DANSE
1, rue Victor-Hugo, 93507 Pantin cedex, France
www.cnd.fr

Marion Bastien > marion.bastien@cnd.fr
Chargée de la valorisation des répertoires chorégraphiques
Service Recherche et Répertoires chorégraphiquesT + 33 [0] 1 41 83 98 22 (ligne directe)

Espace doctorants : http://isis.cnd.fr/
Espace notateurs : http://isis.cnd.fr/notateurs/

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Sep 29, 2014

Choreography that works behind a screen/backlighting

Hello, I need to create a choreographed piece that will be performed with a screen with back lighting. It needs to really emphasize poses quickly on

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Sep 23, 2014

COLOMBIA: Call for the International videodance contest (submission deadline 3rd october)

Read it in English here

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Sep 22, 2014

ESPAÑA: Convocatoria 6a edición Danza a Escena

Plazo de inscripción hasta el 13 de octubre.

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Sep 15, 2014

Contemporary Dance Festivals: the worldwide directory.

Find a list of contemporary dance festivals worldwide. Share or promote your dance festival.

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Sep 06, 2014

WARSAW: ZAWIROWANIAdance International Choreography Competition

From 17 . 11 . 2014 to 19 . 11 . 2014

Deadline to apply: 15 september 2014

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Sep 04, 2014

UNITED STATES: Bill T. Jones publishes new book, Story/Time

New book from Tony Award-winning dancer and choreographer Bill T. Jones captures the beauty and movement of dance in written form: STORY/TIME: The Life

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Sep 02, 2014

Brussels: apply for a residency (deadline october 1st 2014)

... at WORK SPACE BRUSSELS

Workspacebrussels is a Brussels based organisation that supports young artists through an intensive residency program, co-productions and coaching of emerging creations and research projects. ...

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Aug 31, 2014

ARGENTINA: Open call - Lodo festival (Application deadline 22nd September 2014)

LODO FESTIVAL: dance, theatre. performance.

At the Club Cultural Matienzo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
.

From 10th to 16th November 2014

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Aug 22, 2014

Architectural tips for designing a dance school

Hello, this is Pooja from Mumbai, India. I am currently studying in 4th year from Sir J.J. College of Architecture, Mumbai. I am a classical dancer so

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Aug 20, 2014

Which is the best country to study contemporary dance?

Hello, I am 18 years old and my dream is it to become a professional dancer. I will graduate in April next year, so therefore I need to start auditioning

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Aug 19, 2014

Dance on Camera 2015

Dance on Camera 2015

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Aug 18, 2014

BARCELONA: HOP 2014 (submission deadline September 14th)

Contest of Scenic Creation of Urban Dances

This performing arts contest is a platform of exhibition and meeting that seeks to promote and develop the differents styles of urban dances (Breakdance, Popping, Locking, Housedance, etc).

The choreographies have to be part of a researching process about the different languages of urban dances and the ways of performing them. Fusion is accepted too, with other disciplines such as contemporary, classical or traditional dance, circus, music, theater, visual and plastic arts, etc. The contests searches the renovation and the promotion of urban dances.

The contest aims to create a space where the artists can present their work and research about urban dances, while serving as access to the circuits of performing arts.

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Aug 13, 2014

MUMBAI: NAVDHARA INDIA INTERNATIONAL DANCE PROGRAM (start in October 7th 2014)

*NAVDHARA INDIA DANCE THEATRE* Artistic Director: Ashley Lobo Assistant Director/ Ballet Master: Yehuda Maor Program Director: Yuko Harada *NAVDHARA

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Aug 13, 2014

BROOKLYN: Open Call – Creative Residencies at Chez Bushwick

Application Due: Friday, August 29.

Open Call – Creative Residencies at Chez Bushwick

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Aug 10, 2014

Contemporary Dance History.

Contemporary dance history, including representative figures and aesthetical features of their choreographic production.

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Jul 29, 2014

BARCELONA: Guy Nader workshop (8 to 12th september 2014)

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Jul 28, 2014

DanceMaster: an iOS music player designed specifically for creating, rehearsing, and learning choreography.

DanceMaster App, Music player for choreographing

Jul 26, 2014

COLOMBIA: "Impronta en sus ojos" by Elsa Valbuena



Impronta en sus ojos, es una iniciativa del Ministerio de Cultura de Colombia en el marco de su Plan Nacional de Danza 'Para un país que baila' y en alianza en esta edición con la Secretaría de Cultura de la Alcaldía de Medellín.


El estreno de "Impronta en sus ojos" es el 13, 14 y 15 de agosto, a las 8 pm, en el Teatro Pablo Tobón Uribe (Carrera 40 No. 51-24) de Medellín. La entrada es gratuita pero te recomendamos reservar tu silla enviando tu nombre y fecha de asistencia a: improntadanza@gmail.co. También puedes llegar directamente al teatro sin reservar.

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