Den 20–22 augusti 2020 arrangerar Förvaltningen för kulturutveckling (tidigare Kultur i Väst) den internationella danskonferensen Keđja presents STRETCH 2020. Temat för konferensen är "expanding the movement". Konferensen kommer att ske i Göteborg och arrangeras i samarbete med Göteborgs Dans och Teater Festival, Göteborgs Stad, Världskulturmuseet och Norrlandsoperan, och med stöd av Nordisk Kulturfond, Nordisk Kulturkontakt och Västra Götalandsregionen. Mer information på engelska hittar du nedan.
Keđja presents STRETCH 2020
– expanding the movement
We create art to open opportunities for a dialogue with the world. How can we keep expanding that conversation?
20th–22nd of August 2020 in Gothenburg, Sweden
Stretch 2020 is an international encounter/conference for dancers, choreographers, presenters, producers, marketers, institutions, organisations, developers, residencies, projectmanagers and policymakers.
Professionals from all over the dance field will gather in Gothenburg for talks, discussions, workshops, morning classes and performances and to network with international colleagues.
The encounter continues the activities of the Nordic-Baltic dance network keđja.
The theme of the encounter is Expanding the movement and it addresses the relationship between art and society, participation, community art, dramaturgy, communication, international work, film as a tool, touring and audiences.
Welcome to Gothenburg and the Region of Västra Götaland!
The registration was planned to open in March, but is postponed. The reason behind is the current outbreak of coronavirus disease. We will keep you updated as soon as we have more information.
The programme is in the making. You can peek into the programme here...
When planning your trip to Gothenburg, we strongly recommend arriving in Gothenburg on Wednesday 19th of August and departing on Sunday 23rd. Thursday 20th of August through Saturday 22nd will have full programme.
Travel to Gothenburg
It’s easy to travel to Gothenburg in an environmental friendly way – by railway, bus or sea. More about travelling to Gothenburg…
Staying in Gothenburg
Suggestions of accommodation, hostels, B&B and hotels...
Maps and how to get around in Gothenburg
See where the venues are located and find info on trams and buses...
Sweden: Konstnärsnämnden. Read more...
Nordic/Baltic: Nordisk Kulturkontakt. Read more...
03.01.2020 – 04.02.2020 next deadline
Keđja is an european dance network that formed in 2007 with partners from mostly the Nordic and Baltic region but also Slovenia and Scotland. Read more about Keđja here...
Also a part of Keđja presents STRETCH 2020 – expanding the movement
• Vilnius Region and Västra Götaland in Movement. An exhange residency between four dance artists from Vilnius and Gothenburg
• Start of 2020 OPEN CALL for: Two residencies in 2020 with focus on international cooperation in the Nordic/Baltic countries, Slovenia and Scotland.
Regional reference group for Keđja presents STRETCH 2020 – expanding the movement
Dag Rosenqvist, Producentbyrån, Josefina Samuelsson, dance artist and artistic director/project leader Konstra, Moa Matilda Sahlin, dance artist, Ellen Edmar, dance artist, Sanna Nyman, Riksteatern Väst Elin Andersson, Producer Embla dans och teater, Peter Hiltunen, Kulturakademin, Elin Svensson, Regionteater Väst, Ina Dokmo, dance artist, Anna Karlander, GöteborgsOperan.
Contact and subscribe to the Stretch newsletter
Eyrun Thorhallsdottir, Regional Dance Advisor and Project Leader for Stretch 2020 in Gothenburg
E-mail: eyrun.thorhallsdottir [at] vgregion.se
Organised by Cultural Development Administration Region Västra Götaland (former Kultur i Väst) in collaboration with the Gothenburg Dance and Theatre Festival, the City of Gothenburg, The Museum of World Culture and NorrlandsOperan. With the support of Nordic Culture Fund, Nordic Culture Point and Region Västra Götaland