Together with the Department of Arts and Culture of the City of Munich, every year since 1991 JOINT ADVENTURES has organized TANZWERKSTATT EUROPA – a workshop for new ideas and aesthetics in contemporary dance and performance and hot spot for choreographers, teachers and professionals – for all people who take great delight in dancing. The audience comes from Munich, Bavaria and the whole world.

Call for Open Stage
Who's next?

Every summer, highly promising dancers and choreographers from throughout the world come to Munich to train and test their own choreographic material in TANZWERKSTATT EUROPA’s various workshops. You are doing a workshop at TANZWERKSTATT EUROPA and have finished choreographic material that you would like to show? In this Open Stage, you are given the opportunity to show your piece or choreographic material to Munich’s audience, as well as all artists and participants!

We are looking forward to your application per e-mail with a short biography, relevant video link as well as a technical rider. Deadline: May 11, 2020.
Please direct your application to: a.avila-fischer@jointadventures.net


Summer Dance Classes for professional & amateur dancers

With its workshop program TANZWERKSTATT EUROPA offers a wide range of workshops and intensive classes in various contemporary dance techniques and bodywork. Both professionals and amateurs can gain valuable and unique insights into artistic working methods, which are led by renowned national and international dancers, choreographers and lecturers. The courses offer the opportunity to train  oneself at a high level in various contemporary dance styles and movement methods.

The 10-day workshops and 5-day intensive classes take place in the rooms of Tanztendenz München, Muffatwerk and the Städtische Berufsschule Mitte. As a kick-off, the contents and goals of the individual workshops are presented by the teachers each year as part of the introductory lecture. At the end of the TANZWERKSTATT EUROPA, all course participants together with their teachers present the results of their workshops during the Finale Lecture Demonstration at the Muffathalle and surprise each year anew with an astonishing level, that not only their friends, but also the Munich audience are enthusiastic about.

the date

The next edition takes place from Jluy 28 to August 6, 2020 in Munich.


With its performance programme, the TANZWERKSTATT EUROPA presents current works by renowned pioneers of contemporary dance for 10 days. Newcomers are also invited to present their works to the Munich audience. For spectators* and the interested public from the area, this offers a unique opportunity to see current practices and forms in contemporary dance at a high international level.