Dancing on the Edge Urgent artistic dialogues with the middle east


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Dancing on
the Edge

Dancing on the Edge (DOTE) stimulates artistic exchange with the Middle East and North Africa. The focus is on contemporary theater, dance, film, music and installations of high artistic quality.

The activities of Dancing on the Edge are categorized under 3 headings: ‘Programming’, ‘Professional’, and ‘Knowledge Exchange’ and take place in The Netherlands, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. DOTE is based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and exists since 2006.

The sixth edition of Dancing on the Edge Festival took place from 8 till 18 November 2017 in Amsterdam, Utrecht, The Hague, and Rotterdam. You can still take a look at our 2017 festival website here for more information about the performances that took place.