X Dance Festival 2018 – Dreams and Imagination

8. 6. – 10. 6.2018 – 3 days, 3 stages! Open Call Now!

xdf2017_jonnalehtoX Dance Festival 2017 (Photo: Jonna Lehto)

Kaaos Company warmly welcomes you to the OPEN CALL for the X Dance Festival 2018 which will happen in June 8 -10 in Helsinki Finland. This year’s theme is Dreams and Imagination. As part of the 10th year of Danceability Finland Association we celebrate the 3rd year of X Dance Festival over 3 days. X Dance Festival aims to challenge, surprise and push boundaries in dance. The festival offers workshops, discussions and performances celebrating integrated dance and inclusive practices.

Fri 8.6.18 Children’s X Dance Festival @ Annantalo

Sat-Sun 9-10.6.18 Day Program with workshops, dance, videos and open discussions in cooperation with Cross Over Festivaali @ Merikaapelihalli, Kaapeli

Sat-Sun 9-10.6.18 Evening Program with performances @ Zodiak stage, Kaapeli

The open call is for 3 categories:

  1. Performance
  2. Workshop
  3. Video

To nominate your work you may be a private person, workgroup or association. Send your application to kaaos@danceabilityfinland.com, application deadline is 26.2.18.

The application is open form addressing the following questions:

  • Name of applicant and contact person
  • Applying for: A – Performance (max.15 mins); B – Workshop (max 90 mins); C – Video (max 15 mins)
  • Description of artistic work: 1) Title; 2) Short Description (max 200 words); 3) Duration; 4) Technical requirements; 5) Budget
  • Details about the working group
  • Special needs for your group
  • Examples of your work (online link or max 5 attachments)
  • Contact Information: address, email and phone number

Applicants will be notified by email about their submission by 5.3.18.


In English: Sally Davison, Artistic Director of Kaaos Company, sally@danceabilityfinland.com, +358(0)40 0843689
Jonna Lehto, daf@danceabilityfinland.com, +358(0)40 5439571

Watch the Highlights from X Dance Festival 2017

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