Music and Arts festival

PLX Tjärö Festival

The small Swedish island festival of PLX Tjärö is leading up to its second year, and I sit down with one of its organizers to learn more about what they have planned for this year.

Choreographic artist talk

declan whitaker

The Irish choreographer describes his research on audience experience in modern performance and how to test the limits of attention span


Kitt Johnson on choreography in action

Preceding her guest artist talk for the Choreography in Action series, Danish choreographer Kitt Johnson takes a moment to speak about her career, her fascination with existentialist themes, and the subordinate elements of performance.

Guest Lecture

Institutions Need to be Constructed

Prof. Goran Sergej Pristaš, the co-founder of the Zagreb artistic collective BADco., gives an artist talk discussing the valorization of cultural institutions.

Fashion & Art

Reestablishing a connection between clothing and art

Copenhagen-based Afghan artist Zuhra Hilal speaks about her training in fashion design, and her use of clothing and textile, to explore larger conceptual ideas.


SPLASTIC: A reflection on work and process

Choreographer Tora Balslev speaks about the work she, and dancer Cath Borch Jensen, did exploring the perceived limitations of the human body and how non-normative bodies affect our perception of what we can and cannot do.


Fanclub Presents: ‘We Are Dancers’

It’s an evening of the nomadic, as the Copenhagen-based ambulant collective Fanclub joins the now temporarily vagabond Dansehallenre for their latest iteration of We Are Dancers

Site Specific Performance

Tekeraoi am Mananga! Good luck on your journey.

Speaking with Ingrid Tranum Velásquez and Pelenise Alofa (of the Island nation of Kiribati) about their performance and plight of a sinking nation

Choreographic Band

The rhythm and moves of MESHES

Taking a deeper look at the four-piece collective that is trying to blur the lines between beats, body, choreography and musical composition


Institute 0.1

Speaking with choreographer and dancer Jernej Bizjak of Slovenia’s Institute 0.1 about artistic community, funding, and his research into anxiety and powerlessness

Site-specific performance

Willi Dorner: Bodies in Urban Spaces

Celebrating 10 years of touring the globe, Willi Dorner’s landmark performance-piece is squeezing itself into the tightest spaces of Copenhagen.


Photos of the Carrierbag Festival

After the premier of their first festival at Dansehallerne, the choreographers of Danseatelier brought it back home for some fun in their own space.

Site-specific performance

Forgotten friends

Getting a little schooling about the history of Caribbean colonialism, while chit-chatting with Berlin-based choreographer Just in F. Kennedy

As I Collapse

Co-founder of Recoil Performance group, Tine Tarpgaard’s brings us her first chapter of choreographic works dealing with ecological sustainability.

Performance Art

Anna Garner and her slapstick minimalism

Anna Garner in conversation with our partner ArtFile Magazine's Jade Yumang


Dancing between a smile and a tear

Speaking to the artistic director of Dansehallerne, Efva Lilja, about the changes coming to the house and the ongoing battles with bureaucratic policy

The young choreographers of DANSEatelier

DANSEAtelier is collective of artists and choreographers that began as an emergent idea of shared collectivity while attending the The Danish National School of Performing Arts

John the Houseband

Catching up with the cross-cultural, cross-disciplinary performance collective/musical sensation John the Houseband before their performance at this years Works at Work festival

Dance Collective

The White Horse Collective

Speaking with choreographers of White Horse Collective of their iconic piece ‘Trip’, and reuniting with the piece after nearly a decade