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Dec 16, 2017

CID International Congress in Russia 2018

CID Congress Russia 2018

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Dec 15, 2017

UK: Open Contemporary Classes - Jasmin Vardimon Company

Enhance your dance technique through our Intermediate Contemporary Dance classes. Suitable for 16+ If possible, please bring trainers and kneepads Thursday

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Dec 13, 2017

UNITED KINGDOM: Dance classes in Yorkshire

We would love to see you at our Starstruck Dance, Drama and Singing class. Details can be found here: http://www.starbritestudios.co.uk/classes/starstruc

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Dec 11, 2017

Looking for dance books? Contredanse is paying for the sending:

Contredanse, dance books

(Offrez un livre, nous offrons les frais de port!

Commandez avant le 15 décembre 2017 pour être sûr de les avoir sous le sapin.)

Follow the link below to view the catalogue.

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Dec 05, 2017

ISRAEL: Kamea Dance Company Audition for professional Male and Female Dancers for the 2018-20 seasons, application deadline 25.02.2018

KAMEA DANCE COMPANY, ISRAEL Artistic Director: Tamir Ginz Audition for professional Male and Female Dancers for the 2018-20 seasons. Contracts from

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Nov 28, 2017

PARIS: Notateurs / RV mensuels / décembre 2017

Signes de notation Laban

Bonjour à tous,

Dernier rendez-vous mensuel des notateurs au CN D pour l’année 2017 : le mardi 12 décembre 2017.

Prochaines dates des rendez-vous en 2018 : les jeudi 18 janvier, jeudi 15 février, mardi 13 mars, jeudi 19 avril, mardi 15 mai, jeudi 14 juin.

Ces rendez-vous sont ouverts à tous, notateurs confirmés ou étudiants. Ils sont coordonnés par Estelle Corbière, avec Fabien Monrose.Si vous souhaitez recevoir les comptes-rendus des rendez-vous de la part d’Estelle Corbière (si vous n’êtes pas déjà sur sa liste de diffusion), vous pouvez lui demander à : cinetographie@gmail.com

Également à noter, le 29 janvier 2018, 9h30-12h30, le département Ressources professionnelles et le service Recherche et répertoires chorégraphiques organisent conjointement une réunion d’information sur les aspects juridiques du métier de notateur : types de contrat et de statut (salariat, micro-entreprise), intitulé(s) de poste, cumul d’activités, convention collective, droits d’auteurs liés à l’activité. Cette réunion alternera points d’information et travail pratique.Sous toutes réserves de faisabilité, nous envisageons de faire une partie de cette réunion en format « webinaire », pour ceux qui ne pourront se déplacer.Cette réunion est destinée aux professionnels (diplômés) ainsi qu’aux étudiants avancés se destinant à devenir notateurs.Inscription avant le 15 janvier, auprès de Marion Bastien (marion.bastien@cnd.fr).

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Nov 10, 2017

Contemporary Dance Festivals: the worldwide directory.

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

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Oct 30, 2017

UK & SPAIN, Jasmin Vardimon Company: Audition - MALES ONLY (26TH November)

Jasmin Vardimon Company is looking for MALE dancers to join the company for a new creation and tour from January 2018 Sunday 26TH November 2017 Jasmin

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Sep 25, 2017

Romania, Cluj-Napoca: Dance Masterclass with TOKYO THE COMPANY (2-3 December)

The founder of TOKYO the COMPANY will come for the first time in the heart of Transylvania, in Cluj, for an exceptional master class! 10 hours of intensive

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Sep 25, 2017

LONDON: FREE - Creative Minds Symposium @ Sadler's Wells

Creative Minds Symposium Saturday 28 October, 4.30pm-6pm Mezzanine level, Sadler’s Wells Theatre Award-winning Sadler’s Wells Associate and international

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Sep 21, 2017

ASHFORD (UK): OPEN EVENING CONTEMPORARY CLASSES with Jasmin Vardimon Company (till 14th December)

If you’re looking to enhance your performance and dance technique then come and join us for our Intermediate Contemporary Dance classes. Suitable for

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Sep 13, 2017

SPAIN: Jasmin Vardimon Company - OPEN Company Dancer Audition (23rd and 24th September)

Jasmin Vardimon Company is looking for dancers to join the company for a new creation and tour in 2018. Saturday 23RD September 2017 (OPEN) Sunday 24TH

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Sep 11, 2017

BERLIN: Conscious dance festival, October 7, 2017

This festival is an opportunity to experience different dance forms and approaches to conscious dance, from traditional to contemporary ones. With a

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Aug 21, 2017

Aerowaves open call for 2018

Deadline for applications: 12 September 2017.

Aerowaves open call 2018

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Aug 08, 2017

BONSAI by Les Watanabe

Bonsai by Les Watanabe

Aug 05, 2017

BANDALOOP's aerial dance performance

Video by Kelly L Riley

Aug 04, 2017

‘Eh Ya Ye’, music video for the latest release of World Circuit Records. Music by Trio Da Kali and Kronos Quartet.

Dancers:
Amadou Kande
Cheikh Omar Preira
Souleymane Diallo
Mamadou Drame

Aug 02, 2017

MATAN LEVKOWICH: ANIMAL INSTINCT - Workshop in Berlin - November 4+5, 2017

Hey, you are cordially invited to the workshop: ANIMAL INSTINCT – Movement Reaserch & Contact Improvisation – with MATAN LEVKOWICH DATE: November 4+5,

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Aug 01, 2017

UK & SPAIN: Jasmin Vardimon Company - OPEN Dancer Auditions (August and September 2017)

Jasmin Vardimon Company is looking for dancers to join the company for a new creation and tour in 2018 UK AUDITION Saturday 26TH August 2017 (OPEN)

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Jul 19, 2017

Lviv, Ukraine: International Congress on Dance Research, 25-27 August 2017

Lviv, Ukraine: International Congress on Dance Research, 25-27 August 2017

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Jul 18, 2017

Dance Grand Prix Italy 2018

Dance Grand Prix Italy 2018

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Jul 17, 2017

'SONGIA' by Marijn Celea and Julie Van den Enden

Jul 05, 2017

Crowdfunding for the book "La Cientificación del Alma y el Espíritu" by Dominik Borucki

I strongly recommend everyone to listen to Dominik. Please help this project if you can:

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Jun 29, 2017

BARCELONA: Dance Competition 2018

Barcelona Dance Competition 2018

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Jun 28, 2017

Modern ballet with cycled (looped) moves of the dancers

Hi! hope you will help me) About 10 years ago i saw some modern ballet on the tv here in Russia. It wasnt russian ballet for sure. The whole point of the

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Jun 28, 2017

ITALY: UGO Festival

UGO Festival

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Jun 27, 2017

Matthew Neenan by Articulate

Jun 14, 2017

BERLIN: Open spaces/Sommer Tanz 2017 29.06.-28.07

Open Spaces/Sommer Tanz 2017

“Open Spaces” and “Sommer Tanz” are working hand-in-hand again this summer on stage and in the studios of Tanzfabrik Berlin. This is a duo that really has it! Exciting premieres and rehearsal visits with international choreographers and dancers accompany diverse workshops with...

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Jun 12, 2017

DUPLoS

DUPLOS surge da possibilidade de re-entender o sentido de espetáculo e valorizar a composição sonoro-coreográfica que acontece no instante através de corpos que se atiram sobre o risco, movidos pelo desejo de estar presentes na experiência adaptativa da criação conjunta. Os artistas convidados tratam aqui da poesia envolvida entre os corpos que se moldam e se delineiam sem a segurança e a garantia de que algo determinado aconteça, mas pela certeza de que ao menos o encontro se basta para provocar a emergência das diversas camadas de uma relação que produz imagens, sons, movimentos, procedimentos e intensidades em fusão.

Nesta série de encontros os artistas convidados realizam performances que propõe a intensificação da presença na relação entre música e dança postos a criar em conjunto os elementos de uma gramática provisória que se territorializa e desfaz entre-linguagens, desenvolvendo-se a partir dos estímulos e acordos estabelecidos durante cada instante. Prescindindo de ensaios prévios ou da construção/elaboração de uma obra em tempo diferido, cada performance se faz justamente ao lidar com o imprevisto, o acaso e o provisório enquanto recursos de uma criação artística conjugada entre o corpo e o som.

A série teve inicio em 2016 no SESC Pompeia e nesta ocasião contou com a participação dos artistas Beatriz Sano e Jorge Peña; Aline Bonamin e Thomas Rohrer; Patricia Bergantin e Paulo Hartmann; Eduardo Fukushima e Rogério Costa. Em 2017 tivemos no SESC Vila Mariana a presença dos artistas Felipe Merker e Erica Tessarolo; Nina Gioveli e Loop B; Andre Damião e Patricia Arabe; Cristian Duarte e Luiz Galvão. A terceira edição ocorreu no SESC Campinas com Talita Florêncio e Pedro Macedo; Juliana Moraes e Manu Falleiros; Key Sawao e Alexandre Zamith; Jussara Miller e Thiago Salas. O registro fotográfico do projeto fica por conta de Pel Mathias e os vídeos que estão sendo produzidos para compor um repositório de referências destas práticas são do designer e editor Iago Matti.

Direção Artistica
Talita Florêncio
Thiago Salas

vídeos das performances anteriores, por Iago Matti

https://youtu.be/AR_GcK221yA

https://youtu.be/tRq99bYDfGA

https://youtu.be/vm6EL9N3cYE

https://youtu.be/2zbhF9GIWBg

Jun 09, 2017

PARIS: BMC et Danse, 10 - 13 juilliet 2017

BMC et Danse à Paris 2017

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