Conference and contemporary dance festival at Dansens Hus Stockholm

Engaging Audiences lowDansens Hus Stockholm, modul-dance partner, is organizing the conference “Engaging Audiences” (5-6 December 2013) in the framework of the new festival Dans ❤ Stockholm (4-8 December 2013).

The conference gives an opportunity to get inspired, share ideas and knowledge about how to work with audience engagement. It will focus on the performing arts but will also include other cultural fields, both in the present and in the future. The programme includes an exciting mixture of keynote speakers, workshops, discussions and networking. Read more of this post

Marcos Morau awarded Spanish National Dance Prize

Foto_bio-Marcos-Morau_by-Ludmila-VitshevaThe modul-dance selected artist Marcos Morau has been awarded the Spanish National Dance Prize in the Creation category.

The jury by majority highlighted his “ability to create with the company La Veronal, a unique choreographical label that, with different works inspired by different human geographies, defines an already internationally recognized project“.

Awarded by the Ministry of Culture, the National Awards are the highest prizes in Spain regarding cultural contributions. Read more of this post

“Developing a living-room within the modul-dance frame”. By Tina Tarpgaard

In May 2011, Tina Tarpgaard published this article in one of the modul-dance newsletters. How does she work as an independent artist in Denmark?

Tina Tarpgaard_Living Room_photo Søren Meisner 1In the fall 2011 I will start the first residency as part of the modul-dance project. Together with my group of dancers and software artists (recoil performance group) I am invited to spend two weeks in the excellent facilities at the Tanzhaus NRW in Düsseldorf. Later we will travel to Ljubljana to spend a week researching in collaboration with the innovative dance house Kino Siska. Both giving us a great opportunity to work focused with the concept we have developed as a base for our new production Living-Room. The performance will be produced at Dansehallerne in Copenhagen with the premiere on March 10th 2012. Read more of this post

Interview with Alessandro Sciarroni

The Italian artist Alessandro Sciarroni was selected for the modul-dance project after being proposed by Centro per la Scena Contemporanea Bassano del Grappa. Here, an interview with him during the research process of his project: UNTITLED_I will be there when you die.

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