Selection 2018

IN FOUR EDITIONS, DANSE ELARGIE HAS ALREADY BECOME AN INTERNATIONAL REFERENCE. THE 5TH ONE WELCOMEs 18 FINALISTS, CHOSEN AMONG MORE THAN FOUR HUNDRED AND SIXTY APPLICANTS COMING FROM MORE THAN SEVENTY COUNTRIES! NEEDLESS TO SAY, EVERYONE HOPES TO WIN. BUT MORE THAN THIS, THEY COME TO SHARE THE EXCITEMENT OF THE TOTAL ARTISTIC FREEDOM WISHED BY THE ORGANIZERS AS WELL AS THE SPARKLING ATMOSPHERE OF A THEATRE IN A “STATE OF SIEGE”. DANSE ELARGIE : A CONTEST, AS MUCH AS A HUGE PARTY !
-- Thomas Hahn

Crash-test Danse Elargie 2016
© Laurent Philippe

Teaser Danse élargie 2018

Film of Riccardo De Simone, dancer and visual artist

Selection 2018

ALL-a physical poem of protest, Mia Habib (NORWAY)
Apaches, Saïdo Lehlouh (FRANCE)
ArRUAça-Baile Funk, Mayara Souza de Assis (BRAZIL)
Autocopie, Noga Golan (ISRAEL)
Jour J, Chourouk El Mahati, Moad Haddadi, Mohamed Lamqayssi (MOROCCO)
Eye, Jusung Lee (SOUTH KOREA)
Family Honour, Kwame Asafo-Adjei (UK)
Foreign body_trio, Howool Baek (SOUTH KOREA)
France-Croatie, Natacha Steck (FRANCE)
L’évangile selon l’instant présent, Charles Meillat, Camille Voyenne, Marion Guilloux (FRANCE)
Le Kleitoris Ballet, Julia Henning, Bianca Maria Lay, Dain Alexandra Rubin (BRAZIL/ITALY/USA)
Maya Deren, Daphné Biiga Nwanak (FRANCE)
MUR/MER, Elsa Chêne (FRANCE)
No Bears, No Forest, Noam Alon, Nina Traub, Clémence Turpin (FRANCE/ISRAEL)
Plubel, Clémentine Vanlerberghe, Fabritia D’Intino (FRANCE/ITALY)
Queen Blood, Ousmane Sy (FRANCE)
Sirènes, Emmanuel Tussore (FRANCE)
WRECK-List of extinct species, Pietro Marullo (ITALY)

The CND offers the opportunity to a finalist team to participate in a week of workshops within the framework of Camping (international choreographic platform) which will take place from the 18th to the 29th June 2018 at the CND in Pantin.

2018 INTERNATIONAL JURY

Marine Brutti (LA)HORDE, choreographer (FRANCE)
Séverine Chavrier, theatre director, pianist (FRANCE)
Nora Chipaumire, choreographer (ZIMBABWE/USA)
Ann Veronica Janssens, visual artist (BELGIUM)
Benjamin Pech, Principal Dancer at the Opéra national de Paris (FRANCE)
Sébastien Ramirez, choreographer (FRANCE)
Hooman Sharifi, choreographer (IRAN/NORWAY)

JURY OF YOUNG AUDIENCE

formed by 10 high-school students and undergraduates from 16 to 20 years old