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ImPulsTanz - Vienna International Dance Festival
The predecessor to this festival is the Vienna International Dace Week launched in 1984 by the Brazilian-born dancer Ismael Ivo and others. It began initially as a workshop festival but soon performances were added and in 1988 it took on its present name. Today it has become one of Europefs leading festivals inviting internationally renowned choreographers and companies such as Wim Vandekeybus and Marie Chouinard, La la la Human Steps, Rosas, Joseph Nadji and Emio Greco to name a few. In 1996, it also established the scholarship system danceWeb-Europe.
During the five weeks of the festivalfs run, over 40 works are performed at ten venues, drawing a total audience of some 30,000, and some 160 workshops given by 40 instruuctores are attended by some 3,000 participants. There are also research projects providing a platform for investigation into the latest directions in contemporary dance. The festival also known for providing a variety of workshops by international choreographers. The artistic director since the festivalfs founding in 1984 is Karl Regensburger.

festival name : ImPulsTanz - Vienna International Dance Festival
country : Austria
city : Vienna
venue : Odeon Theater, etc.
period : 2020.7.9 -> 2020.10.16
URL : https://www.impulstanz.com/

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