Photo: Dajana Lothert
Yoann Bourgeois / CCNG | Celui qui tombe
Photo: Thomas Cartron
Sidney Leoni | Under Influence (Film Screening)
Photo: Laura Giesdorf
niv Acosta | Discotropic
Photo: Ian Douglas
Le principe d'incertitude / Liz Santoro & Pierre Godard | Relative Collider
Photo: Max Wuschko
Tanz im August Voguing Out Party
Photo: Ivan Put
Sebastian Matthias / Sidney Leoni | walk+talk berlin


Festival programme 24. – 28.8.

In between levitation, laughter and twerking

This week Tanz im August will present a diverse programme, among the performances there will be five German premieres and one European premiere. With productions by Mit Produktionen von Voetvolk / Lisbeth Gruwez, Sidney Leoni, Nicole Beutler / NBprojects, Liz Santoro & Pierre Godard, Yoann Bourgeois / CCNG, Wang Ramirez, niv Acosta and Berlin Voguing Out ...

Tanz im August Voguing Out Party


This Saturday Tanz im August teams up with the BerlinVoguingOut crew to organize the big Voguing Out Party at Radialsystem. Join us for a BBQ, Voguing Classes, Battles and interventions. Admission is free, full schedule can be found here.

Rosemary Butcher – Memory in the Present Tense

Book launch on Fri 26.8. at Bibliothek im August

Tanz im August is most warmly inviting you to the book launch of Rosemary Butcher: Memory in the Present Tense on Friday, August 26th, 5 pm at Bibliothek im August (2nd floor HAU2). The book will be presented by Virve Sutinen, artistic director of ...

Mithkal Alzghair

Displacement | 2. + 3.9. | HAU1

How does a body react when its movement is forced or it is prevented from moving? Which physical and cultural knowledge do people internalize in a country that is characterized by revolution, ideologies, war and only brief moments of stability? With “Displacement”, the Syrian choreographer Mithkal Alzghair tackles the thematic field of rootedness ...

Festival programme 17. – 21.8.

Two world premieres, three German premieres, and the return of an Avantgarde legend

After the opening weekend it's time for the first week of Tanz im August. The opening is over, the festival moves into full swing with world and German premieres and the return of Avantgarde legends – with productions by VA Wölfl / NEUER TANZ, Eszter Salamon & Christophe Wavelet, DANCE ON ENSEMBLE, Claire Cunningham and Dana Michel ...

Magazin im August 2016

The current edition of the Magazin im August is out now! In work portraits, background reports, interviews and compact ‘Snapchats’, the festival artists provide insights into their works. The magazine is now available for free in various cultural venues in Berlin, at the box office in HAU2 and on display in all performance venues. For the first time, there is also a special digital version with additional videos and photos, online on at
The 28th edition of the festival opened on Friday, 12 August 2016, with three shows presented at HAU Hebbel am Ufer. On the opening weekend Tanz im August will bring to stage new works by Emanuel Gat and Awir Leon, Eszter Salamon with Christophe Wavelet, MOTUS and Sebastian Matthias. During the festival around 65 performances will be shown at 8 venues right across Berlin, with more than 150 artists from 14 ...

Festival-Trailer 2016

Online and in all Yorck cinemas now

From 12.8. till 4.9. Berlin will be the centre for dance once more: This year's festival trailer gives a vivid idea of this year's festival. The 28th edition presents a programme of contemporary classics and new works by international and Berlin-based choreographers. The trailer can be seen online and in all Yorck cinemas as of now.

August 2016


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