Dancing on the Edge Urgent artistic dialogues with the middle east


We start this week!

with Master Class Program, dabke workshop, and Badke
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The festival starts Wednesday November 6th with the Master Class Program featuring Kassem Istanbouli & Leon van der Sanden (coach) at the University Theater in Amsterdam. Istanbouli and Van der Sanden will work on Istanbouli’s performance Koum Yaba. The events on November  6th and 9th are open to the public and the admission is free. On the evening of the 8th of November in Amsterdam there is a dabke workshop at Danshuis Zajednica, and in Enschede the Dutch premiere of Badke takes place at the Wilminktheater. On Thursday November 14th the festival opens officially with the same performance at De Brakke Grond in Amsterdam.