Round Table Meeting 2016, Berlin 1-2 Nov

This year’s Round Table Meeting will take place in Berlin on the 1st-2nd of November. This time meeting will overlap with a meeting of the On-the-Move association. Once more the meeting will facilitate the exchange about our members’ projects and current developments. Please find in the programme the following topics for expert input and discussions: Recent projects and developments within the information and documentations centres How the institute support the artists – production, networking, funding, mobility Mapping the performing arts landscapes – how do we provide information for artists and the general public? Strengthen the discussion and network around the specific art form, specific needs and projects? and together with members of the on-the-move association we’ll discuss: (Mobility)-information systems: What is the state of the art regarding websites and consultations?   Information Programme (docx) Programme (pdf) Practical info (pdf) Hotels (pdf) Ibis Booking Form (pdf) Please register until Oct. 17th. by sending an email to our colleague Dorothea Lautenschlaeger –  d.lautenschlaeger@iti-germany.de If you intend to present an project or a contribution to the general themes – pls. send us the title and short description (1000 characters incl. space) – via email to d.lautenschlaeger@iti-germany.de We do look forward to welcome you in Berlin! With kindest regards, Dr. Thomas Engel – Director of the German Centre of the ITI Michael Freundt – Associate director of the German Centre of the ITI Dorothea Lautenschlaeger – Project coordinator...

Database on Finnish circus

CircusInfo Finland maintains an online database (Sirkka) containing data on Finnish circus companies, artists and shows. You can search the database looking for e.g. jugglers or circus teachers listed. The Sirkka database was opened on the website of CircusInfo Finland in 2008. Circus professionals can update the data themselves, both in Finnish and in English. The database is linked with the performance calendar and the Shows and Artsis section on CircusInfo Finland’s site. The database is available at sirkusinfo.fi/en/circus-in-finland/sirkka-database/...

Tanka – the Finnish Dance Database

Tanka – the Finnish Dance Database contains information about Finnish dance works, artists and companies. The database was published in 2000. It is updated regularly and contains thousands of entries. http://www.danceinfo.fi/tanka-en-US/  ...

Theatre Info Finland TINFO

Theatre Info Finland TINFO

TINFO cooperates with performing arts professionals: artists, theatre producers, programmers, dramaturges and festival managers. TINFO facilitates artistic networks and supports international co-productions and partnerships. TINFO provides material and advice on: mobility, international networks and exchange, and Finnish theatres and artists. TINFO promotes contemporary Finnish touring performances in co-operation with Theatre Centre (www.teatterikeskus.fi) and Finnish drama with drama agencies (The Finnish Dramatists’ Union – www.naytelmat.fi, Nordic Drama Corner – www.dramacorner.fi), playwrights and translators. TINFO organizes events, seminars, workshops, drama readings, and showcases in co-operation with different partners. TINFO publishes yearly theatre statistics, covering the repertory, spectator, employee, and economic figures of Finnish professional theatres. International theatre festivals in Finland inviting groups from abroad as well as preparing a special Finnish case in co-operation with TINFO are: Baltic Circle – www.balticcircle.fi, contemporary theatre, networking and workshops in November. Tampere Theatre Festival –  www.teatterikesa.fi, Finland’s largest and longest running theatre festival in August. TINFO coordinates theatre exchange projects as part of Finnish cultural strategy. Theatre Info Finland TINFO Maneesikatu 2 A00170 HelsinkiFinlandTel: +358 50 353 6273 (general enquiries)tinfo@tinfo.fiwww.tinfo.fi Contacts Hanna Helavuori, Directorhanna.helavuori@tinfo.fi+358 44 363 1722 Mikko Karvinen, Research and Administrative Coordinator / Communication Coordinator for ENICPAmikko.karvinen@tinfo.fi+358 50 353 7874 Themes Mobility International networks Exchange...

Dance Info Finland

Dance Info Finland

Dance Info Finland is the gateway to Finnish dance art through international networks and by providing information about dance in Finland. Dance Info’s mission is to support the development of dance art, and to open new horizons and create professional opportunities and connections for dance companies and choreographers. Founded in 1980, Dance Info is funded mainly by the Ministry of Education and Culture. Dance Info Finland is a partner in many international collaboration projects and exchange programmes, and works closely with the Nordic dance sector. In practice, Dance Info provides news and information about Finnish dance, both in Finland and abroad publishes the Finnish Dance in Focus magazine collects and produces information and yearly statistics about Finnish dance provides services and guidance for dance professionals participates in international network meetings (e.g. IETM) represents the Finnish dance sector at different industry events makes connections with Finnish dance companies and international presenters creates collaboration and exchange projects with partner organizations around the world The website, https://www.danceinfo.fi is a quite comprehensive presentation about the dance sector in Finland, listing dance companies and choreographers active in Finland, dance education, festivals, residencies, venues, and other organizations. Hundreds of news and articles about dance are published online (and you can get the updates by subscribing to the newsletter in English), and there is also a dance performance calendar in Finland. Dance Info Finland Cable Factory, Tallberginkatu 1 C 93, 2nd floor 00180 Helsinki Finland tanssi@danceinfo.fi www.danceinfo.fi Contacts Sanna Rekola, Directorsanna.rekola@danceinfo.fi+358 (0)50 413 6123 Sanna Kangasluoma, Communications Managersanna.kangasluoma@danceinfo.fi+358 (0)50 543 1224 Katharina Lindholm, Manager of International Affairs katarina.lindholm@danceinfo.fi +358 (0)40 182 1621 Themes cultural policy international collaboration & networks development of dance sector artists’ mobility...