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supported by the Culture 2007 Programme of the European Union
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Created on Monday, 26 September 2016 Written by Marija Andrijasevic

apap – advancing performing arts project


apap is proud to announce that the new project Performing Europe 2020 has got funded by the Creative Europe program of the European Union for a four-years period, and it will be implemented from the 1st of June 2016 until 30th of May 2020, enabling the network to continuously support European artists on a high level.

Performing Europe 2020 is dedicated to the sustainable production and touring of contemporary dance and performing arts in Europe and includes a special cooperation with Maqamat Beit El-Raqs in Beirut, Lebanon, as well as a strong focus on enlarging audiences and a knowledge-transfer between cultural organizations.

Supported Artists Performing Europe 2020
Lotte van den Berg - Alessandro Sciarroni - Christina Ciupke - Cláudia Dias - Erna Ómarsdóttir - Felix Ott - François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea - Collettivo Cinetico - Gerald Kurdian - Fieldworks - Ingri Fiksdal - Ivana Müller - Karol Tymiński - Ramona Nagabczyńska - Manyone - María Jerez - Marta Górnicka - Marta Navaridas & Alexander Deutinger - Michikazu Matsune - Rui Catalão - Superamas - Théo Mercier - Deufert & Plischke - Wojtek Blecharz - Finlay / Sandsmark - Saša Božić - Julia Schwarzbach - Teatro Sotterraneo - Julian Weber - Lisa Vereertbrugghen - Ásrún Magnúsdóttir - Raquel André


Partners Performing Europe 2020
Szene Salzburg, Salzburg, AT
Kunstencentrum BUDA, Kortrijk, BE
BIT Teatergarasjen, Bergen, NO
Centrale Fies, Dro, IT
Maison de la Culture d’Amiens, Amiens, FR
Tanzfabrik Berlin, DE
Nanterre-Amandiers, Nanterre, FR
Teatro Nacional D.Maria II, Lisbon, PT
RDF / LÓKAL, Reijkavik, IS
Fundacja Ciało/Umysł, Warsaw, PO
Student Centre Zagreb, Zagreb, HR


General management: Bertie Ambach
Artistic coordinator: Jacopo Lanteri
PR coordinator: Marija Andrijašević


GANZ NOVI FESTIVAL (Zagreb) - 13th to 16th Oct 2016
FESTIVAL BODY/MIND (Warsaw) - Starts on 20th Sept 2016
BUDAVISTA (Kortijk) - Starts on 5th of Oct 2016
FESTIVAL OCTOBERDANS (Bergen) - Starts on 29th Oct 2016
OPEN SPACES #3 (Berlin) - Starts on 29th Oct 2016

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.