EDN European Dancehouse Network

EDN is a network of trust and collaboration between European dancehouses sharing a common vision regarding the development of dance art across borders. EDN’s mission is to cooperate in securing a sustainable future for diverse dance among society.

Since its foundation in 2009, EDN has been an umbrella for different cooperation projects such as modul-dance, EVDH – European Video Dance Heritage, Léim, Communicating Dance, Chin-A-moves, Kore-A-moves and Dance Dialogues Africa, some of them possible thanks to the support of European Culture Programmes. Maintaining individualities and differences and working horizontally in methods and practice, all the members collaborate to promote the idea of a diverse Europe,

Aerowaves Network

Aerowaves is a hub for dance discovery in Europe. It identifies the most promising new dance work by emerging dance artists and then promotes it through cross- border performances. Aerowaves relies on its network of partners from 33 countries across Europe. They represent and provide insights about their local and national dance scenes and the emerging talent there.


TheInternational network for contemporary performing arts is one of the oldest and largest international cultural networks, representing the voice of over 500 performing arts organisations and individual professionals working in the contemporary performing arts worldwide. IETM was founded in 1981 during the Festival of Polverigi in Italy. It created a mission to advocate the value of the arts and culture and empower performing arts professionals through access to international connections, knowledge and a dynamic forum for exchange. They work to stimulate the quality, development and context of the contemporary performing arts, in all their diversity.