DANCE – Internationales Festival für zeitgenössischen Tanz der Landeshauptstadt München is a biannual dance festival in Munich, Germany. 

DANCE, curated by festival director Nina Hümpel, focuses on promoting Munich’s local dance scene as well as on the presentation of acclaimed international choreographers and companies. In addition, a whole set of lectures, lecture performances, talks and exhibitions round up the program.  

The 15th edition took place in May 2017 and featured productions by Sharon Eyal, Emanuel Gat, Trajal Harrel, Richard Siegal’s Ballet of Difference, Wim Vandekeybus, VA Wölfl’s avantgarde-ensemble Neuer Tanz and many others.




  • Sexy, yummy, wonderful!

    Thank you for a totally awesome, exciting, inspiring, sweaty, sexy, adventurous, challenging, insane, fun, groovy, yummy, bold, wonderful 2017! I was absolutely lucky to perform and create with such a bunch of inspiring artists, and teach my classes and workshops for so many talented young dancers. I performed 36 shows in 7 countries, spent 9...
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  • Sunny by Emanuel Gat

    It’s Sunny in Germany

    SUNNY by Emanuel Gat & Awir Leon is back! After a half-year break the piece is finally touring again with Thomas Bradley, Pétér Juhász and Emma Mouton joining the cast. Until the end of the year we will still perform in Rouen and Mulhouse (FR). The next year will bring us to several cities in...
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