This year we are presenting the Open Call Edition, inviting ALL professionals to take part in the most important meeting for dancers in Germany. An event organised BY DANCERS, FOR DANCERS, a place for meeting old friends and making new connections. A platform to take action towards more fair and supportive working structures. Your expertise is essential!
Every year dancersconnect aims to create a space where you can contribute your own ideas and experiences whilst also gaining further knowledge. - Let’s open up our perspectives to see beyond ourselves as individuals passionate about making art, to look at our industry's bigger picture.
This year will include…
The conferences of dancersconnect contribute to the regular exchange between the ensembles. Furthermore, they impart basic knowledge about employment, contractual structures, decision making in politics and general communication skills. At the first two conferences, the participating dancers also met representatives of the Federal German Ballet and Dance Theater Directorate, the involved unions, the German Stage Association, dance journalism and 'Tanzmedizin Deutschland'.
Please read the summaries here:
3rd conference - Octobre 22nd, 2018
2nd conference - February 19th, 2018
1st conference - June 6th, 2017