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Performing Arts

SCH19 – Sélection suisse en Avignon 2019

The fourth «Sélection suisse en Avignon (SCH)» – the Swiss selection for Avignon Festival – is now known. The SCH artistic management has selected the following projects for 2019: «L’Oiseau migrateur» by Dorian Rossel (theatre for young audience) «Nirvana» by Delgado Fuchs (performance) «EF_Feminity» by Marcel Schwald & Chris Leuenberger (dance) «Here & Now» by …

Performing Arts

Standing out in Avignon: The Swiss Selection

The Avignon Festival ended on 24 July. And with it the «Sélection suisse en Avignon (SCH)» – The Swiss Selection in Avignon–, which this year included four companies in the «Off» Festival, a reading, a co-production with the «In» and a photography exhibition. The work and talent of Swiss artists, from a «small country with …

Performing Arts

«Occuuppatiooon!» in Berlin

Neither rain nor the cold kept the Berlin audience from coming. «Tanz im August», Germany’s most important dance festival, kicked off last weekend with sold-out performances, including those by Swiss choreographers Alexandra Bachzetsis and Lea Moro. One of this year’s key programme items is the major La Ribot retrospective called «Occuuppatiooon!». Spanning the period of …

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Performing Arts

Online promotion of Swiss performing arts

A brand-new online platform for the performing arts scene, with a striking and responsive design: Pro Helvetia’s performingarts-selection.ch website provides an overview of selected current Swiss theatre and dance productions and serves as a tool for the international promotion of over 80 institutional and independent Swiss theatre or dance companies. The selection features companies that …

Performing Arts

Long live Swiss choreography!

Once every two years, the Swiss Contemporary Dance Days present a choice pick of the country’s choreographic productions for the benefit of professionals from the national and international dance scene as well as for the general public. The next edition is scheduled for 1 to 4 February 2017 at 12 venues in Geneva. Among the …