Artistic Business Lab summer intensive 7.-13.7. in Paris


La Fabrique de la Danse offers Artistic Business Lab summer intensive for dancers and choreographers that will allow them to enrich their style and movement while further developing their business skills.

Where: Paris, France
When: July 7th to July 13th
Location: Le Carreau du Temple, Paris 03
Costs for participants: Terms and conditions for the program depend on your situation.
Public: This program is intended primarily for choreographers and dancers wishing to develop their business abilities around their next creation. Applicant must be able to complete a training in English.

Application deadline : June 8th, 2019. If you wish to book an accommodation for your stay in Paris, you will have to register before May 30th, 2019.

In 6 full days, trainees develop a global approach to overcoming challenges surrounding the creative process and company management. By the end of the intensive, choreographers leave with a stronger entrepreneurial attitude needed to propel their professional career and spark creativity. The program guarantees trainees a chance to build one’s business acumen ranging from production, communication, lighting design, and arts management. Pairing these training sessions with daily choreography workshops supervised by Christine Bastin, a renowned French choreographer, will give each participant the opportunity to grow as a leader in the field.

The workshops include:
– Choreography Workshop
– Production Control
– Introduction to Lighting Design
– Broadcasting your Performance
– Oratory Skills: How to Pitch your Workshop
– Artist Portfolio Workshop
– Management Skills
– Discover a Creative online Video Tool

Why Paris? The City of Lights is the destination to immerse yourself in the arts and feel inspired!

Additionally, this program dives into the Parisian culture and includes:
– Meet-and-Greet
– Overcoming Obstacles Dinner
– Night-Out in Paris (performance included)
– Free time to explore Paris with top recommendations
– Individual meeting with Christine Bastin regarding your choreography portfolio
– Inspirational talks given by French professionals in the Industry
– Celebratory Closing Dinner

To apply,please send resume + presentation of your project to businesslab[at]

Contact details: Lucie Mariotto, businesslab[at]

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