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Michel Saint-Léon

We already issued invitations to the first seminar of our project „tanz | perspektiven“. „For the Royal Princesses of Württemberg“ - Choreographies around 1830 by Michel St. Léon with Irène Feste,...

tanz | perspektiven

Currently, we are working on the conception of a series of classes that present significant topics with highly qualified instructors in various European Cities. Our first class of this series will ...

tanz | dokumente

At our general meeting we presented our book series "tanz | dokumente" that we launched in collaboration with Hanna Walsdorf. She aims to offer new or not readily accessible sources to the public, ...

Dubreil and Italy

The following article focuses on Baroque dance culture as reflected in the Italian jour-ney of prince elector Karl Albrecht in 1715/1716 which inspired his dancing master Pierre Dubreil to create s...

Dance in French Baroque Opera

Rebecca Harris-Warrick’s "Dance and Drama in French Baroque Opera" (2016) is another highlight that impressively disproves the notion that dance in a baroque opera was nothing more than an expendab...

Instructions pour danser

After a conference in Tours on „Instructions pour danser“ (ca. 1612) in 2012, the conference proceedings have been published online by the Centre d’Études Superieures de la Renaissance. They includ...

Tilden Russell

Let us begin our literature blog with a brand new book which was presented at the Taubert conference in Leipzig in October. Tilden Russell is one of the leading experts in the field of German Baroq...

The Foundation

No April Fool’s joke! On 1 April 2017, our association was inaugurated. Bright sunshine and delicious home-made food created a cheerful setting for the formalities of the constituitive meeting befo...

Non-Profit Status

Meanwhile, we have cleared the next hurdle on the way to bringing our association into being: The tax office Fürstenfeldbruck has accepted our non-profit status. As a result, not only donations but...

In Search of

How to promote dance research? In order to avoid misapplying our limited resources, we want to incorporate as much expertise as possible into our association. For this, our scientific advisory boar...