Skip through our festival impressions as of 2005 HERE
With its versatile roster, ImPulsTanz workshops is the biggest workshop festival in Europe. More than 120 internationally renowned teachers and choreographers are heading more than 200 workshops open to beginners, intermediate and professional dancers. Both the diversity of the programme (from Contemporary to Butoh, from Yoga to Dance for People with and without Disabilities) as well as the strongly encouraged exchange between teachers and students, performers and audience, amateurs and professionals mark Vienna as THE summerly dance summit.
Joe Alegado (Columbus), Boyzie Cekwana (Durban), Zvi Gotheiner (New York), Marcia Haydée (Stuttgart), Jennifer Lacey (Paris), Louise Lecavalier (Montréal), Dominique Mercy (Wuppertal), Elsa Wolliaston (Paris) among many others have already been contributing to the professional and open atmosphere at ImPulsTanz workshops.
In 2016, the ImPulsTanz – Vienna International Dance Festival extended the dialogue between visual arts and contemporary dance and launched visual arts x dance – A workshop series programmed by Tino Sehgal . Louise Höjer . Rio Rutzinger. Spanning over the entire festival period (14 July – 14 August 2016), each an artist from the field of visual arts and contemporary dance lined up together – visual artist encounters dance artist, among others Klaus Biesenbach, Koo Jeong, Xavier Le Roy, Wolfgang Gantner/Gelitin, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Maria Hassabi, Anne Juren and many more.
visual arts x dance
A list of the teachers of 2017 will be published at the beginning of April. The complete workshop programme for 2017 will be available online by the end of April 2017, which means also the start of the online booking.
Informationsheet for ImPulsTanz Workshops 2017 for download (as pdf)