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Latvian Dance Information Center starts the series “Dance is thinking”

On March 26, 2018, from 15:00 till 18.00 in the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia (Marijas iela 13/3, Berga Baz?rs) the first event of the series “Dance is thinking” will be organized by Latvian Dance Information Centre. The series of events will include different lectures, demonstrations, seminars, insights into the creative processes and […]

After the conference “Is Dance One?”

Between November 22nd and 25th in Riga  an international conference dedicated to dance named “Is Dance One?”, organized by Dance Info Latvia (LDIC) took place. The conference gathered a dance sphere theorists and practitioners from Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Estonia, Belorussia and Norway.  The purpose of the conference was to promote collaboration and understanding between the […]

NEW DANCE IN A NEW PLACE has reached West coast of Latvia

From August 28 till September 1 traveling interdisciplinary festival/seminar “New Dance in a New Place” is taking place in C?rava and Liep?ja. It will gather dancers, philosophers, journalists, choreographers, critics, musicians and visual artists from France, Finland, Germany and Latvia. Within the festival several performances, discussions, research seminar and creative labs will take place. The […]

Summer Dance School’16 in Vilnius

Summer Dance School is the annual educational dance event which is held for the seventeenth time on 15th-20th of August at Arts Printing House, Vilnius. This year organizers introduce 5 teachers from USA, Nigeria, Slovakia, Austria and Lithuania. They will present 6 different dance disciplines. All seminars are dedicated for search and expansion of the […]

Project New Dance into the New Venue goes to Saldus

August 2015 is the month when the third annual chapter of the project New Dance into the New Venue will open. This festival, initiated by the internet site ‘DANCE.LV Journal’, spanning the range of events including contemporary dance performances, seminars and master classes, will be hosted by the Saldus College of Art and Music.
New Dance into […]

Nomadic School is looking for participants

International Festival of Contemporary Theatre Homo Novus invites 6 international students to participate in the Nomadic School to be held in Riga, September 4 – 11, 2015 during the Festival.
About the project
The project Nomadic School is co-curated by Silvia Bottiroli (Santarcangelo dei Teatri) and Guy Gutman (School of Visual Theatre), as a collaborative and experimental platform […]

WILD TRILOGY by Anatomy of Dance at kedjaMariehamn

Dance Anatomy’s performance “Wild trilogy” will be presented during the encounters meeting of platform for the Nordic-Baltic contemporary dance community Keðja in Mariehamn, on the 7th of August at 19:30. Its creative team will try to portray communities of different border towns in Norway, Denmark and Latvia. Their main questions will rise from people’s values […]

“Stories from the park” in the park

As part of the month-long project Ziedo?d?rza st?sti which is part of the Riga 2014 program in the nearby neighborhood park, choreographers Joséphine A. Garibaldi and Paul Zmolek were working with students from the Latvian Culture College dance program and one student musician to create “Stories from the Park” to be performed 23 May […]