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CoFestival 2013: The Art of Coliving

Thursday, June 06, 2013

CoFestival is three festivals in one: modul-dance, Ukrep and Pleskavica. Under the title The Art of Coliving, Kino Šiška Ljubljana presents its second edition, that will take place from 17th to 21th June and from 21th to 27th September. Under the umbrella of the modul-dance project, the event will open with Marcos Morau/La Veronal and their recently premiered Siena, a reflection on the conception […]

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Platforma Slovenia

2 modul-dance artists part of Platform of Contemporary Dance in Maribor

Thursday, May 16, 2013

The Platform of Contemporary Dance that will take place in Maribor from 20 to 26 May 2013 will host two modul-dance artists. Mala Kline will present her show Eden at the Slovene National Theatre in Maribor (23/5/2013) at 20h. Luca Silvestrini/Protein Dance, that will be at Plesna Izba Maribor doing a research of the project Outland, will offer a workshop (20-24/5/2013). More […]

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loscorderos 'ULTRAinnocence' © rojobarcelona

Spanish modul-dance selected artists awarded in Barcelona

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Marcos Morau, director of La Veronal has been awarded with the FAD Sebastià Gasch Award. Also, the 2012 selected company, loscorderos, has received the prize for a previous work entitled “El cel dels tristos”. The FAD Sebastià Gasch Awards were created in 1976 by FAD to distinguish the most outstanding theatrical performances of the season and all those people […]

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CSC Bassano del Grappa

Focus on dancehouses: Centro per la Scena Contemporanea Bassano del Grappa

Monday, May 06, 2013

Comune di Bassano del Grappa, an administrative body in north-eastern Italy, has been devoting passion, energy and resources to its contemporary stage centre –Centro per la Scena Contemporanea (CSC)– since 2006 with the aim to develop contemporary dance culture in its territory and in the country at large.  As a pioneering dance house in Italy, […]

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Beach Party Animal_Directed by Lizz Agyss and Joe Murray

ShortDanceFilms: new season

Monday, May 06, 2013

The curating and coordination of the ShortDanceFilms programme within the context of the modul-dance project has definitely been one of the most positive activities carried out by NU2s in the last two years. Firstly this is because I, as a curator, had the chance to propose a well-conceived programme with a selection of short dance […]

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Festival CDC Toulouse

5 modul-dance artists performing in Toulouse

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

A new edition of the Festival International CDC-Des Migrations will take place in Toulouse very soon. From the 2nd to the 19th April, 17 artists will present their works at one of the 8 venues participating. Its interesting artistic program includes four shows developed under the umbrella of the modul-dance project. Hooman Sharifi will present Then love was found […]

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Ben Duke / Lost Dog 'It Needs Horses' Comissioned for The Place Prize for Dance. Sponsored by Boomberg © Benedict Johnson

Focus on artists: Ben Duke

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

We began the creation of Home for Broken Turns at Station Zuid in Tilburg. We had two weeks in their fantastic studio. It was a new group of dancers so it was a time to meet and explore ideas. To begin a process in a residency situation like this is, I find, invaluable. The process of getting […]

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Helena Franzen 'Slipping Through My Fingers' © Bengt Wanselius

Focus on artists: Helena Franzén

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

In 2011 I was privileged to be selected by modul-dance to create the performance Slipping Through My Fingers which premiered at Dansens Hus in Stockholm in September 2012. In this project I deepened my collaboration with three dancers I have worked with for some years now; Katarina Eriksson, Moa Westerlund and Aleksandra Sende, but I also introduced […]

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CDC Toulouse

Focus on dancehouses: CDC Toulouse

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

The CDC was imagined in 1995 in Toulouse, Midi-Pyrénées, as a new experimental structure for the development of contemporary dance on a given territory. A fast diagnosis had easily led us to the conclusion that this area was particularly reluctant to contemporary dance. While most of the big cities of France had developed equipments for […]

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Kino Šiška Ljubljana © Miha Peterlič

Focus on dancehouses: Kino Šiška Ljubljana

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

Kino Šiška Centre for Urban Culture is a centre for contemporary and urban creativity serving Ljubljana and Slovenia in general. It is the first and only project of its kind in the region, primarily devoted to music, theatre, dance and experimental events, while it also provides production facilities (rehearsal, labs and studios). The Kino Šiška […]

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