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Company class with Danish Dance Theatre

– Come and do your morning class at the Opera with Danish Dance Theatre

COMPANY CLASS 

Danish Dance Theatre now offers open classes for professional dancers. The company class varies from week to week, based upon the performances and rehearsals going on at the moment. The open classes consist of ballet classes tailored to professional modern dancers, as well as yoga, Gaga and functional training. The classes take place in Danish Dance Theatres beautiful studios at the Opera House on Holmen.

Danish Dance Theatre is looking for experienced contemporary dancers

Danish Dance Theatre is looking for experienced contemporary dancers with a strong technique and good improvisational skills
Have you always dreamt of becoming a professional dancer in Danish Dance Theater?


Copenhagen Summer Dance is cancelled due to current assessment of the terrorist threat

This year’s Copenhagen Summer Dance from the 7th-13th of August 2017 in The Copenhagen Police Headquarters have the 26th of June been cancelled due to The Copenhagen Police's current assessment of the terrorist threat and the past few weeks terrorist incidents in Europe.

The Copenhagen Police substantiates the cancellation in the following:

The Copenhagen Police have in view of the current assessment of the terrorist threat and the past few weeks of terrorist incidents in European capitals, made a decision that the event 'Copenhagen Summer Dance' and all similar arrangements can't be held in The Copenhagen Police Headquarters this year."

 

Danish Dance Theatre's artistic director Tim Rushton says about the cancellation of Copenhagen Summer Dance in Copenhagen:

Artistic Director position available

Artistic Director position available

Danish Dance Theatre is looking for an Artistic Director with a strong artistic profile within contemporary dance, who also has an extensive national and international network. The Artistic Director may well be a choreographer with a catalogue of works, or an individual who has previous experience as an Artistic Director, who possesses strong artistic and administrative skills within the field of dance. 

 

Danish Dance Theatre is looking for new dancers (Deadline Dec. 19th.)

Danish Dance Theatre is looking for experienced contemporary dancers with a strong technique and good improvisational skills. We are looking for 3 female and 3 male dancers for the coming production season 2017-18 choreographed by Didy Veldman and Wubkje Kuindersma. The contract is limited starting December 2017 finishing end of March 2018.

Danish Dance Theatre audition

Admission to this audition is by invitation only!

Audition dates: 27th  and  28th of February 2017

The audition is on the 27th of February with callback on the 28th of February.

                     

Deadline for submitting your application is: 19th of December 2016.

Video tour in Danish Dance Theatre's new home

After seven good years at Dansehallerne in Vesterbro, Danish Dance Theatre is looking forward to the new and exciting opportunities that will arise at the Opera House on Holmen.

From the 1st of February, 2017, the company will be housed in the Opera House of The Royal Danish Theatre, where the administration, dancers and technical personnel will have a permanent base. A minimum of twice a year, the company will be performing on the Opera’s stage ‘Takkelloftet’.

Get a guided video tour together with Artistic Director Tim Rushton here!

Danish Dance Theatre at the Anniversary Show in Vilnius

Danish Dance Theatre has been invited to perform at the 25 years Anniversary Show celebrating the re-establishment of the diplomatic relations between Denmark and Lithuania.

The show arranged by the Danish Embassy in Lithuania will take place the 22nd of September 2016 at Sokio Teatras (Dance Theatre) in Vilnius, where Danish Dance Theatre will show excerpts from Black Diamond and Love Songs. Also the Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet will perform at the Anniversary Show.


This year marks 25 years of the reestablishment of diplomatic relations between Lithuania and Denmark, and Denmark was the second country to recognize Lithuania’s restored independence.

 

Interview with our new dancer Jessica Lyall

"Coming to Danish Dance Theatre is my second retirement from point shoes"

Interview with Danish Dance Theatres new 26 year-old Australian top-dancer, 

Jessica Lyall

 

Early passion for dance

How did the passion for dance begin?

 

Danish Dance Theatre moving to the Opera House

From the 1st of February, 2017, the company will be housed in the Opera House of The Royal Danish Theatre, where the administration, dancers and technical personnel will have a permanent base. A minimum of twice a year, the company will be performing on the Opera’s stage ‘Takkelloftet’.

After seven good years at Dansehallerne in Vesterbro, Danish Dance Theatre is looking forward to the new and exciting opportunities that will arise at the Opera House on Holmen. The agreement with The Royal Danish Theatre can be seen as recognition of the company’s position as a beacon in contemporary dance.

 

New chapter in Danish Dance Theatre’s history

Come and dance with Danish Dance Theatre

Classes for ages 16 and up - Intermediate to Advanced

For those who would like to dance with members of Danish Dance Theatre. Fabio Liberti, Lucia Pasquini, Emily Nicolaou, Jason Nelson, Milou Nuyens & Luca Marazia will be teaching during the fall. You can experience for yourself their different styles of dance.

 

The first class starts on the 30th of August, 2016. Be sure to sign up at www.standsogdans.dk.

Classes are every Tuesday from 18:00 - 19:30 pm!

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