Berlin Diagonale during Tanz im August 2013
Tanz im August is one of the most important showcases of contemporary dance in Europe and the largest annual public festival of its kind in Germany.
Over a period of two and a half weeks, new work from the international dance world is presented at various venues in Berlin. In recognition of its 25th anniversary, the festival will be organizationally linked to HAU from 2013 onward and managed their by an independent artistic leadership.
Berlin Diagonale offers a tour of the independent performing arts community of Berlin for visiting professionals on Wednesday, August 28, and Thursday, August 29, 2013 during Tanz im August. Current productions and works in rehearsal will be presented at these theaters and conversations with the respective artistic directors will be offered along with tours of the facilities. Berlin Diagonale has chosen these selections to present a cross section of the diversity of the independent performing arts community. Tour guides will speak about everyday life in Berlin and provide exciting background information on the independent performing arts community in Berlin.