Dancing on the Edge Urgent artistic dialogues with the middle east

4 – 13 november 2015

Dancing on the Edge Festival

The fifth edition of the Dancing on the Edge Festival takes place from 4 to 13 November 2015. The festival gives a glimpse of the state of the art in the Middle East and North Africa, and presents original, urgent and contemporary theater, dance, and installations. The festival is a platform for artists to show what moves them. This edition focuses more than ever on artistic exchange and presents several collaborations of Middle Eastern and Dutch/European artists. With topics, themes and perspectives relevant to artists and audiences worldwide. Next to performances in theater venues, there are showings in public spaces as well as an extensive context program, called Arts & Minds, with after talks, workshops, debates, a participation project, music, and food.

AMSTERDAM 4-8 November (Brakke Grond) | THE HAGUE 5-6 November (Korzo) | UTRECHT 10-11 (Het Huis), 12-13 November (Stadsschouwburg Utrecht) | ROTTERDAM 12-13 November (Rotterdamse Schouwburg)

With extra context program in University Theater, De Theaterschool, Surinamehuis, Pakhuis De Zwijger.