Collaborations of the Festival for the 2021 edition

Danza Urbana, Gender Bender, ZED, and Scie, four festivals dedicated to contemporary urban dance-making, have shared a concerted action on schedules and coordination on the artistic choices with a view to provide a thorough and articulated overview of Italian contemporary dance in Bologna all through September.

The Festival renews its collaboration with Acieloabierto, the Spanish network of dance festivals in urban landscapes, with which they want to promote an exchange of ideas and artistic projects to favour the touring of urban dance pieces by the artists and companies of the involved countries.

For this edition, too, Festival Danza Urbana collaborates with Cinnica – Libera consulta per una città amica dell'infanzia (the free council for a childhood-friendly city): the logo of Cinnica will mark all the performances that are recommended for families and for our youngest audience.

The Festival organises a laboratory of critique and journalism curated by Altre Velocità, targeting younger participants, 13 to 19 years of age, with the goal to create an active and intensive