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ATLAS – create your dance trails 2019

ATLAS – create your dance trails is a module-based training programme embedded in the ImPulsTanz – Vienna International Dance Festival which takes place from 12th July to 12th August 2019. It offers a dynamic environment that allows young dance artists with first choreographic experience to intensively work on their professional development. Applications are now open.

This year's ATLAS-Coach: Guy Cools

Deadline: 15 April 2019, 12:00 noon CET

© Anna Stöcher

Recommendation: Saskia Höbling "Da-nach"

The world has gone off the rails. A group of people are stranded somewhere between the oceans. In her new piece Da-nach [Afterwards], the choreographer Saskia Hölbling has her ensemble DANS.KIAS dance at the border between dystopia and utopia.

1–6 March 2019, 19:30
Atelierhaus der Akademie der bildenden Künste 
(former Semperdepot)
World Premiere

Online Advance Booking

© Performing Public Space

Performing Public Space – New Master programme for Art in Public Space

The one-year Master programme Performing Public Space invites international artists from all disciplines to apply for the 2019/20 intake. In this programme participants focus on public space as their artistic environment, developing their individual project with the support of an international community of artists and researchers.

Application Deadline: 15 March 2019

© Dimitris Papaioannou


Dimitris Papaioannou is looking for male performers for his next creation.
You must be between 18 to 45 years old, coming from any kind of movement background and style (dancer, actor, acrobat, etc.). Strong technique, excellent physical condition and fluent english skills are required. You must be available for the creation from early December 2019 on, leading to touring until approximately July 2022. The rehearsals and first performances will take place in Athens.

Application Deadline: 10 March 2019, 6:00 PM (Athens local time)

© Nicolas Ruel

Compagnie Marie Chouinard: Audition for female Dancers

The Compagnie Marie Chouinard is holding an audition that is open to high-calibre professional female dancers with a strong stage presence.
To participate send your resumé, a photo portrait and a video of a free improvisation to before 22 February 2019 at 5:00 PM (Montreal time)


Biennale di Venezia: Golden Lion for Alessandro Sciarroni

As one of the most groundbreaking choreographers in the performing art scene with a background in visual arts and a longtime experience in theatre, Alessandro Sciarroni received the Golden Lion 2019 for his Lifetime Achievement from the Biennale di Venezia. His works have been part of dance and contemporary theatre festivals in 17 European countries. In 2013, his performance FOLK-S will you still love me tomorrow? was presented at ImPulsTanz and he taught the workshop Schuhplattln, folks.

© Alexandra Victora

Students inspired by ImPulsTanz

Around 600 students of the Department of Spatial and Sustainable Design of the Vienna University of Technology created their semester projects around ImPulsTanz. Using our workshop and performance programme of 2018 as inspiration, they designed sustainable and multifunctional festival centres, which can also be considered as landmarks for the city of Vienna.

Were are absolutely impressed and overwhelmed by all the incredible designs. A big thank you to every single student!

© Verena Faißt

mumok moves 2019: workshops for everybody!

The mixed-double between visual art and performance enters the fourth round! Upon initiative of the mumok & ImPulsTanz and from January to March 2019 six artists of the fields contemporary dance & performance and visual art invite again to workshops at the ateliers of mumok.

The Lost Room © Rahi Rezvani, Nederlands Dans Theater

Peeping Tom: Auditions 2019

Peeping Tom is looking for experienced female/male dancers with excellent technique and creative personality for an adaptation of Adrift (originally created with Nederlands Dans Theater) as well as possible future ojects.

Deadline: 15 February 2019

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Superamas/ happynest: Call for projects

happynest is a professional platform that supports artistic emergence in the Hauts-de-France region at the initiative of the SUPERAMAS collective. Each SUPERAMAS season will offer artistic, administrative, technical and production support to projects initiated by young artists.

Season #3 2019-2020:

  •     send your projects before 15 February 2019
  •     meetings with pre-selected artists: 18/19 March 2019 in Amiens
  •     happynest #3 artist selection: 25 March 2019


© Karolina Miernik

Fashionable goodies of the last festivals are available HERE

danceWEB Brunch 2015 © Karolina Miernik

Skip through our festival impressions as of 2005 HERE

Dancer: Helmut Fixl © Johanna Figl

Sneak previews of our current performances, or sweet memories of our workshops and past festival events can be watched here. MORE

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Everything about our previous festivals you find HERE

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